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A fish population of 250 in a pond has a maximum annual rate of increase of 0.8.
If the carrying capacity of the pond is 1,500 for this species, what is the expected
population size after one year?
The population of Japanese sika deer in central Japan was determined each year from
2005 to 2014. The sika deer population underwent logistic growth starting at 26,000 deer
in 2005 and stabilized at 58,000 deer between 2012 and 2014. Based on these data,
the rmax for this population was determined to be 0.57. Central Japan contains a variety