Behaviour and Ecology of Riparian Mammals
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Behaviour and Ecology of Riparian Mammals by Nigel Dunstone
Book DescriptionMany mammals, such as otters, live in close association with rivers and streams, feeding in them, or using them as a place of safety or means of escape from predators. The distinct adaptations that riparian mammals have evolved in order to live in these environments also handicap them for living elsewhere. They are therefore threatened by alterations to their environment. In recent years our rivers have become highly polluted, and with bankside modifications for agriculture and forestry, enhanced or decreased water flow, and use for recreation, they become less and less suitable for these highly specialized animals. This 1998 book looks at the habitat utilization, adaptation, feeding ecology and conservation status of a range of riparian mammals, and will give insights into the problems facing these fascinating animals, and how they might be overcome.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521038072
(228mm x 152mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 2-Jul-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Nigel Dunstone
Priorities for the Conservation of Mammalian Diversity, Paperback (July 2000)
Scientific yet accessible review of mammalian conservation as a model demonstrating wider issues in conservation.
Behaviour and Ecology of Riparian Mammals, Hardback (November 1998)» View all books by Nigel Dunstone
This 1998 book examines behaviour and ecology of mammals living in rivers and streams.
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