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Unformatted text preview: Pollution-e) Over harvesting-Environmental indicators-Invasive, non native species-Over Harvesting-a) Wild game-b) Predator and pest control-c) Exotic pets and plants-Pollution- bioaccumulation, (9-4) CITES- Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species CBD- Convention on Biological Diversity ESA- Endangered Species Act a) Critical habitat-b) Habitat conservation plans-c) How many species are covered ?-Status of the ESA a) Some suggest the ESA is too restrictive b) Better implementation of the ESA (9-5) Wildlife refuges-Zoos, aquaria, botanical gardens-Gene Banks-(9-6) Create new habitats that foster both economic and conservation goals Most of the earths land and water is affected by humans, but there are often wild species in or near human dominated areas Example: Department of Defense Lands (Fort Huachuca, S. Arizona)...
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course ISB 202 taught by Professor Johnson during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Fall '08