The variety of primates close to extinction maintains to develop, and the necessity to reply with powerful conservation measures hasn't ever been higher. This booklet presents a finished and cutting-edge synthesis of analysis rules and utilized administration practices for primate conservation. It starts with a attention of the organic, highbrow, financial, and ecological value of primates and a precis of the threats that they face, earlier than happening to contemplate those threats in additional element with chapters on habitat swap, exchange, searching, infectious ailments, and weather swap. power options within the kind of administration perform are tested intimately, together with chapters on conservation genetics, secure components, and translocation.
An advent to Primate Conservation brings jointly a global workforce of experts with wide-ranging services throughout primate taxa. this is often a vital textbook for complex undergraduates, graduate scholars, and proven researchers within the fields of primate ecology and conservation biology. it's going to even be a helpful reference for conservation practitioners, land managers, primatologists worldwide.
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