Snow leopards : Biodiversity of the World: Conservation from Genes to Landscapes

Bibliographic Details
Authors and Corporations: Nyhus, Philip J., McCarthy, Tom., Mallon, David.
Title: Snow leopards : Biodiversity of the World: Conservation from Genes to Landscapes / Volume editor Tom McCarthy, David Mallon; Series edited by Philip J. Nyhus.
San Diego : Academic Press Inc : [distributor] Elsevier Books Customer Services : [distributor] Elsevier Australia : [distributor] Elsevier Australia : [distributor] Jonathan Ball Publishers SA : [distributor] Elsevier Science Inc, 2016.
Physical Description:644 p. ;; 24x19 cm.
Part of: Biodiversity of the world
ISSN/ISBN: 9780128022139 (hbk.) :
0128022132 (hbk.) :
Summary:"Snow leopards are one of the most secretive and least understood of all the great cats. Today, that changes with the publication of Snow Leopards. The editors have assembled a blue-ribbon team of specialists to produce the most comprehensive synthesis of available knowledge on the ecology and conservation of this iconic cat." Dr. Luke Hunter, President and Chief Conservation Officer of Panthera. "This is an incredibly important book. It has collected virtually all the most recent research and information from all 12 range states, covering biology, behavior, threats, and conservation activities for this mysterious and elusive big cat. This book will serve as the go-to reference work on snow leopards for decades to come." Peter Zahler, Coordinator for the Wildlife Conservation Society's Snow Leopard Program.
Awards:Winner of <p><i>Snow Leopards</i><b>, </b>winner of the 2017 Award for Publication of the Year (Book Category) from the Wildlife Society. The book is the first in a new series, Biodiversity of the World: Conservation from Genes to Landscapes, published by Elsevier. The Society's Wildlife Publication Awards recognize excellence in scientific literature of wildlife biology and management. The publications selected are characterized by originality of research or thought and a high scholastic standard in the manner of presentation. <i>Snow Leopards </i>is the first and only comprehensive book on the biology, behavior 2017
Type of Resource:Book
Source:PDA Print Nielsen
Language: English