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Unformatted text preview: Located where 4 great ecoregions converge: The Northern temperate Rocky Mountains Southern subtropical Sierra Madre Occidental Lower elevation Sonoran Desert Higher elevation Chihuahuan Desert 2. What are MegaLinkages and Wildlife Linkages? MegaLinikages - vast pathways that tie natural places together. Within each megalinkage are regional systems of protected areas Wildlife Linkages - protected areas are connected to one another by wildlife linkages - this is public and private land that provide safe passageways for wildlife to move from place to place Pheasants Forever 1. What is the mission? Dedicated to the conservation of pheasants, quail & other wildlife through habitat improvement, public awareness, education and land management 2. What is the value of shelterbelts to wildlife? Shelterbelts are rows of trees designed to shelter wildlife from harsh winters...
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2008 for the course GEOSCIENCE 008 taught by Professor Dorale during the Spring '08 term at University of Iowa.
- Spring '08