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Review Guide 1 - WFC 10 Lectures Summaries Lecture 1 I II Wildlife we want to see them in a positive view There are 6 basic views a Benefits of

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WFC 10 Lectures Summaries Lecture 1 I. Wildlife- we want to see them in a positive view. II. There are 6 basic views: a. Benefits of wildlife use determined by law (wildlife belongs to the ppl, not individual). b. Wildlife should not harvested for sale, especially predators c. Wildlife in a natural setting has high value (doing its thing) d. Killing of wildlife should have a purpose and not hurt the population e. All species have value endangered species act f. Wildlife has lower value than most other societal imperatives. (caribou vs oil) III. Wildlife that were talk about: a. Yellow –billed magpie b. Delta smelt Lecture 2 I. Pre-European Era (to 1550) a. Native Americans major influence on distribution of animals b. 1400 Ad the Polynesians colonized the island, many endemic species were wiped out c. Lg pop remained possible due to the carrying cacapity as well as the limited tools II. Era of abundance (1500-1849) a. Intro of disease to land b. Reduction in # of animal first ppl may have resulted in higher abundance of wildlife
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c. The deer, antelope and elk were numerous before this period d. The intro for horse change how Native American hunted, now they have better access to food e. Roots of conversation movement III. Era of Exploitation (1850-1900) a. Basic attitude, wildlife interferes with progress b. Bison # reduced from 30mil to few hundred c. Hides waiting to be shipped east to make leather belts d. Wildlife represents the antithesis of civilization: harmful e. The end of frontier IV. Era of protection (1900-1929) a. Lacey Act of 1900 b. Theodore Roosevelt. 1. Found the forest service 2. National Wildlife Refuge 3. Expended parts 4. Population Conservation c. Utilitarian attitudes prevailed 1. Planting trout in fish less lakes V. Era of game (1930-1965) a. First wildlife professor b. Game mgt 1933 c. Sound county almanae d. Special taxes to fund wildlife conservation e. Modern industrial logging
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DDt and other pesticides applied to forest and lakes 1. Brown pelicans sitting on their eggs smashed eggs due g. Racheal Carson-wrote silent spring VI. Era of Environment (1964-1980 a. Goal was how do manage the environment to make it better for humans and wildlife. b. Endangered Species Act of 1973 (major environmental legislation passed 1. To provide a means where by the ecosystem upon which endangered and threatened. 2. Clean water act 3. National environment Quality Act 4. Wild and scenic Rivers Act 5. National Forest Mg Act VII. Era of Conservation (1980-present) a. New synthetic field b. Ecology: theory c. Resource mg techniques d. Environment e. Climate change affects everyone f. Ecotourism has replaced hunting and fishing g. What kinds of woods do we want? h.
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/21/2008 for the course WFC 010 taught by Professor Moyle during the Fall '07 term at UC Davis.

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Review Guide 1 - WFC 10 Lectures Summaries Lecture 1 I II Wildlife we want to see them in a positive view There are 6 basic views a Benefits of

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