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By Serge A. Wich,Andrew J. Marshall

The variety of primates near to extinction maintains to develop, and the necessity to reply with powerful conservation measures hasn't ever been higher. This ebook presents a accomplished and state of the art synthesis of study ideas and utilized administration practices for primate conservation. It starts with a attention of the organic, highbrow, fiscal, and ecological significance of primates and a precis of the threats that they face, prior to going
on to think about those threats in additional element with chapters on habitat switch, exchange, looking, infectious illnesses, and weather swap. capability strategies within the type of administration perform are tested intimately, together with chapters on conservation genetics, secure parts, and translocation.

An advent to Primate Conservation brings jointly a global staff of experts with wide-ranging services throughout primate taxa. this can be a vital textbook for complicated undergraduates, graduate scholars, and verified 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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