Ecological Census Techniques: A Handbook (Paperback)William J. Sutherland (editor)
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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Number of pages: 446
Weight: 880 g
Dimensions: 246 x 190 x 22 mm
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
'... easy to read and with a full discussion of biases as well as usages there's every potential for this text to be an essential reader for ecology students (and staff!).' British Ecological Society, TEG News
'...an excellent guide ... The book will be useful to ecologists at all levels.' Aslib Book Guide
'Well illustrated with line drawings, tables, graphs etcetera this book provides a comprehensive overview of the most important methods for those working on field studies in population and behavioural ecology - amateur and professional alike.' Bryan Sage, Countryside
'Anyone planning a census programme as part of a conservation monitoring project should consult this book.' Peter D. Moore, New Scientist
'... a must for every student of ecology and should be used by every individual interested in counting organisms in the field. Researchers in population and behavioural ecology and those interested in conservation of species would find this book very useful.' J. P. S. Chauhan, International Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences
'A comprehensive handbook ... an excellent book for beginners and professionals alike.' M. Bonsall, Biologist
' ... a very thorough and useful guide to everything you need to know about planning and carrying out an ecological study. The first three chapters provide a sound basic grounding in designing a study, and assist in defining the best sampling and census methodology techniques that can be applied in a wide range of situations. The book is clearly written and set out so that it is simple enough for students to understand while including enough detail to still be useful for experienced researchers.' Ecological Society of Australia
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