Coexisting with Large Carnivores: Lessons From Greater by Tim Clark, Murray Rutherford, Denise Casey

By Tim Clark, Murray Rutherford, Denise Casey

As within the remainder of the us, grizzly bears, wolves, and mountain lions in and round Yellowstone nationwide Park have been eradicated or decreased many years in the past to very low numbers. lately, even though, populations have started to get well, resulting in encounters among animals and other people and, extra considerably, to conflicts between humans approximately what to do with those frequently debatable neighbors.

Coexisting with huge Carnivores offers a close-up examine the socio-political context of enormous carnivores and their administration in western Wyoming south of Yellowstone nationwide Park, together with the southern a part of what's in general famous because the higher Yellowstone environment. The publication brings jointly researchers and others who've studied and labored within the area to aid untangle many of the hugely charged matters linked to huge carnivores, their interactions with people, and the politics that come up from these interactions.

This quantity argues that coexistence can be completed basically via an intensive knowing of the human populations concerned, their values, attitudes, ideals, and the associations during which carnivores and people are controlled. Coexisting with huge Carnivores deals very important insights into this advanced, dynamic factor and gives a special assessment of concerns and techniques for managers, researchers, govt officers, ranchers, and everybody else eager about the administration and conservation of enormous carnivores and the folk who reside nearby.

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This will no doubt bring the Wyoming Game and Fish Department into acute conflict with the national public, which strongly supports conservation and protection of these species. Alternatives Open to Us The answers to the four questions in the “Being Problem Oriented” section provide the information necessary to answer our fifth and final question, What options or alternatives do we have to solve the problems we have identified? Despite some obvious successes, carnivore management remains inadequate in many ways.

W. Clark, A. P. Curlee, and R. P. Reading, 1996, “Crafting effective solutions to the large carnivore conservation problem,” Conservation Biology 10, 940–948; J. L. W. W. Clark, M. Stevenson, K. Ziegelmayer, and M. , 2001, Species and ecosystem conservation: An interdisciplinary approach, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies Bulletin No. 105; T. W. Clark, D. J. Mattson, R. P. Reading, and B. J. Miller, 2001,“Interdisciplinary problem solving in carnivore conservation: An introduction,” 223–240 in J.

Curlee, and R. P. Reading, 1996, “Crafting effective solutions to the large carnivore conservation problem,” Conservation Biology 10, 940–948; J. L. W. W. Clark, M. Stevenson, K. Ziegelmayer, and M. , 2001, Species and ecosystem conservation: An interdisciplinary approach, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies Bulletin No. 105; T. W. Clark, D. J. Mattson, R. P. Reading, and B. J. Miller, 2001,“Interdisciplinary problem solving in carnivore conservation: An introduction,” 223–240 in J.

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