Landscape approaches in mammalian ecology and conservation
Based on papers from the Sixth International Theriological Congress, held in Sydney, Australia, July 1993. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 1. The Landscape Concept: Something Old, Something New / William Z. Lidicker, Jr. -- 2. Development and Application of Landscape Approaches in Mammalian Ecology / Lennart Hansson -- 3. Extinction and Survival of Rainforest Mammals in a Fragmented Tropical Landscape / William F. Laurance -- 4. Movement in Spatially Divided Populations: Responses to Landscape Structure / Gray Merriam -- 5. Movements of Small Mammals in a Landscape: Patch Restriction or Nomadism? / Michal Kozakiewicz and Jakub Szacki -- 6. Martes Populations as Indicators of Habitat Spatial Patterns: The Need for a Multiscale Approach / John A. Bissonette and Sim Broekhuizen -- 7. The Influence of Habitat Heterogeneity on Predator-Prey Dynamics / Tarja Oksanen and Michael Schneider -- 8. Reflections on the Use of Experimental Landscapes in Mammalian Ecology / Gary W. Barrett, John D. Peles and Steven J. Harper -- 9. Population Dynamics of Small Mammals in Fragmented and Continuous Old-Field Habitat / James E. Diffendorfer, Norman A. Slade, Michael S. Gaines and Robert D. Holt.
- LCC: QL739.8
- Dewey Decimal: 599.05
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: ix, 215 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
- Edition Info: (hc : acid-free paper)
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