publication . Article . 2012

Wildlife law and policy

S. Bertouille;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Nov 2012 Journal: Animal Biodiversity and Conservation, volume 35, issue 2, pages 159-161
  • Publisher: Museu de Ciències Naturals de Barcelona
Abstract
One of the crucial issues of our decades is how to stop the loss of biodiversity. Policy–makers need reliable data to base their decisions on. Managing wildlife populations requires, first of all, science–based knowledge of their abundance, dynamics, ecology, behaviour and dispersal capacities based on reliable qualitative data. The importance of dialogue and communication with the local actors should be stressed (Sennerby Forsse, 2010) as bag statistics and other monitoring data in wildlife management could be more precise if local actors, notably hunters, were better informed and aware of their importance, especially in supporting existing and emerging policie...
Subjects
free text keywords: IUGB, lcsh:Zoology, lcsh:QL1-991

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