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Greater sage-grouse : ecology and conservation of a landscape species and its habitats

Greater sage-grouse : ecology and conservation of a landscape species and its habitats

Author: Steven T Knick; John W Connelly; Cooper Ornithological Society.
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, ©2011.
Series: Studies in avian biology, no. 38.
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Provides a synthesis of scientific information on the biology and ecology of the Greater Sage-Grouse. Bringing together the experience of thirty-eight researchers, this title describes the bird's  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven T Knick; John W Connelly; Cooper Ornithological Society.
ISBN: 9780520267114 0520267117 9780520948686 0520948688
OCLC Number: 695856932
Notes: "A publication of the Cooper Ornithological Society."
Description: xvii, 646 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm.
Contents: Greater sage-grouse and sagebrush : an introduction to the landscape / Steven T. Knick and John W. Connelly --
Management and conservation status. Historical development, principal federal legislation, and current management of sagebrush habitats : implications for conservation / Steven T. Knick ; The legal status of greater sage-grouse : organizational structure of planning efforts / San J. Stiver --
Ecology of greater sage-grouse. Characteristics and dynamics of greater sage-grouse populations / John W. Connelly, Christian A. Hagen, and Michael A. Schroeder ; Characteristics of greater sage-grouse habitats : a landscape species at micro- and macroscales / John W. Connelly, E. Thomas Rinkes, and Clait E. Braun ; Molecular insights into the biology of greater sage-grouse / Sara J. Oyler-McCance and Thomas W. Quinn ; Predation on greater sage-grouse : facts, process, and effects / Christian A. Hagen ; Harvest management for greater sage-grouse : a changing paradigm for game bird management / Kerry P. Reese and John W. Connelly ; Parasites and infectious diseases of greater sage-grouse / Thomas J. Christiansen and Cynthia M. Tate ; West Nile virus ecology in sagebrush habitat and impacts on greater sage-grouse populations / Brent L. Walker and David E. Naugle --
Ecology of sagebrush. Characteristics of sagebrush habitats and limitations to long-term conservation / Richard F. Miller [and others] ; Pre-Euro-American and recent fire in sagebrush ecosystems / William L. Baker ; Ecological influence and pathways of land use in sagebrush / Steven T. Knick [and others] ; Influences of the human footprint on sagebrush landscape patterns : implications for sage-grouse conservation / Matthias Leu and Steven E. Hanser ; Influences of free-roaming equids on sagebrush ecosystems, with a focus on greater sage-grouse / Erik A. Beever and Cameron L. Aldridge. Population trends and habitat relationships. Greater sage-grouse population dynamics and probability of persistence / Edward O. Garon [and others] ; Connecting pattern and process in greater sage-grouse populations and sagebrush landscapes / Steven T. Knick and Steven E. Hanser ; Influences of environmental and anthropogenic features on greater sage-grouse populations, 1997-2007 / Douglas H. Johnson [and others] ; Factors associated with extirpation of sage-grouse / Michael J. Wisdom [and others] --
Conservation and management. Greater sage-grouse as an umbrella species for shrubland passerine birds : a multiscale assessment / Steven E. Hanser and Steven T. Knick ; Energy development and greater sage-grouse / David E. Naugle [and others] ; Energy development and conservation tradeoffs ; systematic planning for greater sage-grouse in their eastern range / Kevin E. Doherty [and others] ; Response of greater sage-grouse to the conservation reserve program in Washington state / Michael A. Schroeder and W. Matthew Vander Haegen ; Restoring and rehabilitating sagebrush habitats / David A. Pyke ; Conservation of greater sage-grouse : a synthesis of current trends and future management / John W. Connelly [and others].
Series Title: Studies in avian biology, no. 38.
Responsibility: Steven T. Knick and John W. Connelly, editors.


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"This volume will be the most important reference for sage-grouse scientists and managers for the next decade." -- Jim Sedinger The Quarterly Review Of Bio "This is a tremendous field guide that Read more...

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