The variety of primates on the point of extinction keeps to develop, and the necessity to reply with powerful conservation measures hasn't ever been larger. This publication presents a accomplished and cutting-edge synthesis of analysis ideas and utilized administration practices for primate conservation. It starts off with a attention of the organic, highbrow, monetary, and ecological value of primates and a precis of the threats that they face, earlier than happening to think about those threats in additional element with chapters on habitat switch, exchange, searching, infectious ailments, and weather swap. strength options within the type of administration perform are tested intimately, together with chapters on conservation genetics, secure components, and translocation.
An advent to Primate Conservation brings jointly a world group of experts with wide-ranging services throughout primate taxa. this can be a necessary textbook for complex undergraduates, graduate scholars, and validated researchers within the fields of primate ecology and conservation biology. it is going to even be a helpful reference for conservation practitioners, land managers, primatologists worldwide.
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