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Title Martens and Fishers (Martes) in human-altered environments : an international perspective / edited by Daniel J. Harrison, Angela K. Fuller, Gilbert Proulx
Published New York, NY : Springer, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 279 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Is mustelid life history different? / Steven Ferguson and Serge Larivière -- World distribution and status of the genus Martes in 2000 / Gilbert Proulx [and others] -- Geographical and seasonal variation in food habits and prey size of European pine martens / Andrzej Zalewski -- Territoriality and home-range fidelity of American martens in relation to timber harvesting and trapping / David Payer, Daniel Harrison and David Phillips -- Martes foot-loading and snowfall patterns in eastern North America : implications to broad-scale distributions and interactions of mesocarnivores / William Krohn [and others] -- Home ranges, cognitive maps, habitat models and fitness landscapes for Martes / Roger Powell -- Relationships between stone martens, genets and cork oak woodlands in Portugal / Margarida Santos-Reis [and others] -- Relationships between forest structure and habitat use by American martens in Maine, USA / David Payer and Daniel Harrison -- Effect of ambient temperature on the selection of rest structures by fishers / Richard Weir, Fraser Corbould and Alton Harestad -- Zoogeography, spacing patterns, and dispersal in fishers : insights gained from combining field and genetic data / Keith Aubry [and others] -- Harvest status, reproduction and mortality in a population of American martens in Québec, Canada / Clément Fortin and Michel Cantin -- Are scat surveys a reliable method for assessing distribution and population status of pine martens? / Johnny Birks [and others] -- Postnatal growth and development in fishers / Herbert Frost and William Krohn -- Field anesthesia of American martens using isoflurane / François Potvin, Laůrier Breton and Robert Patenaude
Summary "Martens and Fishers (Martes) in Human-Altered Environments: An International Perspective examines the conditions where humans and martens are compatible and imcompatible, and promotes land use practices that allow Martes to be representatively distributed and viable."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Fisher (Mammal)
Fisher (Mammal) -- Habitat.
Forest ecology.
Forest policy.
Martens -- Habitat.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Form Electronic book
Author Fuller, Angela K., 1970-
Harrison, Daniel J., 1958-
Proulx, Gilbert, 1954-
LC no. 2004054165
ISBN 0387225803 (alk. paper)
0387226915 (electronic bk.)
9780387225807 (alk. paper)
9780387226910 (electronic bk.)