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Identification Of Habitat Controls On Amphibian Populations: The Northern Red-Legged Frog In The Pacific Northwest
Historically, research addressing vulnerability of stillwater-breeding amphibians focused on reproductive (aquatic) habitat. However, in the Pacific Northwest (PNW), terrestrial (active-season) habitat is also important to many stillwater-breeding amphibians though its importance has rarely been evaluated. Locally, these ...
Optimizing forest management in consideration of environmental regulations, economic constraints, and ecosystem services
Forest management is a multi-objective problem. Managers must plan treatments and harvests while accounting for multiple factors such as environmental regulations, economic and silvicultural constraints, and ecosystem services. Decision support in forestry management can benefit from a comprehensive approach to develop ...
Estimating the Economic Benefits of a Mt St Helens Wolf Population: a Cost Benefit Analysis Using Benefit Transfer
It has been almost 20 years since the US Fish and Wildlife Service reintroduced wolves to Yellowstone and central Idaho, yet the controversy surrounding wolves in the western US remains as fierce as ever. Meanwhile, wolf populations across MT, WY, ID, and even WA have grown to the point where many states are shifting their ...