The variety of primates on the point of extinction keeps to develop, and the necessity to reply with potent conservation measures hasn't ever been better. This e-book offers a accomplished and cutting-edge synthesis of analysis ideas and utilized administration practices for primate conservation. It starts with a attention of the organic, highbrow, monetary, and ecological value of primates and a precis of the threats that they face, ahead of happening to think about those threats in additional element with chapters on habitat switch, alternate, searching, infectious illnesses, and weather switch. strength options within the kind of administration perform are tested intimately, together with chapters on conservation genetics, safe parts, and translocation.
An advent to Primate Conservation brings jointly a world staff of experts with wide-ranging services throughout primate taxa. this is often an important textbook for complex undergraduates, graduate scholars, and verified researchers within the fields of primate ecology and conservation biology. it is going to even be a precious reference for conservation practitioners, land managers, primatologists worldwide.
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