2003

Ecological Modeling for Resource Management

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ISBN: 978-0-387-95493-6 (Print) 978-0-387-21563-1 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-19

      Opportunities for Using Ecological Models for Resource Management

  2. Examples of Using Ecological Models for Resource Management

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      Pages 21-21

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      Pages 23-45

      Modeling for Endangered-Species Recovery: Gray Wolves in the Western Great Lakes Region

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      Pages 46-69

      Modeling Fish Entrainment and Impingement Impacts: Bridging Science and Policy

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      Pages 70-85

      Large-Scale Regional Assessments: Lessons Learned from the Southern Appalachian Assessment

  3. Key Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 87-87

    2. Toolkits

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        Pages 211-220

        Effective Use of Ecological Modeling in Management: The Toolkit Concept

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        Pages 221-245

        Role of Computational Toolkits in Environmental Management

      Investments Needed

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        Pages 249-262

        Science and Management Investments Needed to Enhance the Use of Ecological Modeling in Decision Making

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        Pages 263-285

        Educational Investments in Environmental Science and Management

      Barriers

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        Pages 89-108

        Overcoming Barriers to the Use of Models in Environmental Decision Making

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        Pages 109-122

        Barriers to the Use of Ecological Models in Decision Making

      Evolving Approaches

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        Pages 125-134

        Network Theory: An Evolving Approach to Landscape Conservation

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        Pages 135-164

        Evolving Approaches and Technologies to Enhance the Role of Ecological Modeling in Decision Making

      Data

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        Pages 167-179

        Data and Information Issues in Modeling for Resource Management Decision Making: Communication Is the Key

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        Pages 180-208

        Effective Ecological Modeling for Use in Management Decisions: Data Issues

  4. Finale

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 287-287

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      Pages 289-309

      What in the World Is Worth Fighting for? Using Models for Environmental Security

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      Pages 310-320

      New Directions in Ecological Modeling for Resource Management