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 USA, grizzly bears, wolves, and mountain lions in and round Yellowstone nationwide Park have been eradicated or diminished a long time in the past to very low numbers. in recent times, even if, 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 arguable 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 quite often well-known because the larger Yellowstone surroundings. The booklet brings jointly researchers and others who've studied and labored within the zone to assist untangle a number of the hugely charged concerns 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 in basic terms via an intensive realizing of the human populations concerned, their values, attitudes, ideals, and the associations during which carnivores and people are controlled. Coexisting with huge Carnivores deals vital insights into this complicated, dynamic factor and gives a different assessment of matters and methods for managers, researchers, govt officers, ranchers, and everybody else excited by the administration and conservation of enormous carnivores and the folk who dwell nearby.

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