Ecological Applications, 11(4), 2001, pp. 947-960
? 2001 by the Ecological Society of America
A MAMMALIAN PREDATOR-PREY IMBALANCE: GRIZZLY BEAR AND
WOLF EXTINCTION AFFECT AVIAN NEOTROPICAL MIGRANTS
AND MATTHEW JOHNSON3
The Tragedy of the Commons is about a theory on how people wanted to benefit to
the full extent from resources that were offered in the world and their economic
beliefs. It explains that a person who lives by this theory is mor
As I listened to Obamas state of the unio
Adrian A. Lopes. 2015. Organized crimes against nature: elephants in Southern
Africa. Natural Resource Modeling 28:86-107.
The Poaching of elephants in Africa has become one of the leading organized crimes
over the past 15 year
RNR 2039 Final Exam Study Guide
Acronyms (10 fill in the blank, spelling counts)
CRP- Conservation reserve Program
WRP- Wetland Reserve Program
WHIP- Wildlife Habitat Improvement Program
ESA- Endangered Species Act
EPA- Environmental Protection Agency
Exam 2 Fall 2015
Exam 2 Overview:
a. All Exam 2 Lectures on Moodle
b. Comments of LDWF Secretary Robert Barham
i. Under guest speaker section
c. Proper citation of newspaper article or journal article
i. Newspaper articl
Current Event Citation
Lee, J. J. 2015. Sperm whales language reveals hints of culture. National Geographic. 8 Sep.
Review of exponential and logistic
Revising the logistic
The logistic gr
The three pillars of wildlife management: animal
populations, their habitats, and the human stakeholders.
If you dont know how population dynamics operate,
you cant manage wildlife.
Discrete population growth
You have completed the chapter test for the Money Concepts: My Goals of Good Money Habits for Students. You
scored a 4 out of 4.
1) Why must you set goals?
Your Answer: All the above.
2) In step one of goal management, you should:
The Gulf of Mexico
Management of fisheries and regulations
- the problem with derby fishing in open access
-Limits in the amount of gear, fishing locations, fishing times
-Safer, better profits, fresh products
+Florida stone crab
April 2, 2016
Invasive Species Introduction
Aquatic environments across the globe are being severely impacted by invasive species
such as the African Walking Catfish Clarias gariepinus, which has been introduced into Brazil,
POLI 2051 Dr. Kenny
Exam 2 review
Ch. 5 - Public Opinion
Public Opinion - The collected attitudes of citizens on a given issue or question.
Why is Public Opinion important?
-because in a democracy, there must be some link between what the public thinks an
f you know what you want, it is easier to make decisions about how you spend your money.
For example, if you want to buy a car, you know you need to have enough money to pay for it. If
you are committed to getting a car, do you spend $7 on fast
Agronomy Exam #1 Review:
*very few numbers on the exam
*10,000 hours to master anything in life
Introduction (slide)-too much time with electronics (more than 53 hours a week)
-68% of Americans are overweight or obese
-Louisiana ranked the most obese stat
Exam 4 review
Chapter 14 - The Judiciary
Structure of the Courts
-3 Tier System
Courts of Appeals
-fundamental legal decisions
-no jury, only appeals
-takes more appeals than the supreme cour
Zuckerman, L., S. Gorman, T. Reinhold, and S. Maler. 2016. Rusty patched bumble bee
proposed for U.S. endangered species status. Reuters. 22 September 2016;
The rusty patched bumble bee, whic
Fountain, H. 2016. Scientists see push from climate change in Louisiana flooding. The New
York Times. 9 September 2016;
Current Event Citation
Macaluso, J. 2016. LDWF dealing with alleged burglary, altered minutes. The
Advocate. 11 September 2016; section C:16
Former commission secretary and LDWF employee Wendy Brogden was let go in
Policy Exam Study Guide
Names and Titles
House of Representatives
o Speaker John Boehner
o Minority leader Nancy Pelosi
o Baton Rouge Garret Graves
Energy & Commerce
Science & Technology
Dendrology Midterm Study Guide
Nomenclature- Assignment of names to organisms
2 nomenclatural systems
Common names and scientific names
Common names chosen based on habitat, distinctive features, locality, uses and commemoration.
Power point 1- 6
1. What is the magic time and day of the week for having PowerPoints and Fact Sheets
emailed to the instructor?
2. What are the consequences of material due do not arrive on time?
3. In the news business, what are
The Executive Branch
President of U.S.
Governors of states
Presidential Performance and
course of U.S. natural resource
Franklin Rooseveltused public
The Judiciary and The Law
Courts are the third branch of
Sources of Law
Supreme lawConstitution of U.S.
All laws must be consistent with
Congress; state legislatures; local
Courts and Public Policy
What is policy?
Policy is the intentional course of action or
inaction taken to deal with a problem
Public policy made by government
officials (legislators, governors, agency
directors, & judges)
- commits the authority of government
to a course of acti
Policy Making at Federal, State
and Local Levels
Policy intentional course of
action or inaction taken to deal
with a problem
How is policy made?
Policy process model (Cubbage)
Policy agendagetting attention
11th Week Exam
April 1st 2016
1. There are two land surveying systems the metes and bounds system and the rectangular
system, the old system Metes and Bounds was replaced because it was not as reliable
didnt necessarily have a unit sy
February 19, 2016
6 week exam
1. Conflicts that could potentially arise in management are lack of funding to support programs
conserving renewable natural resources and lack of resources to support the population.
2. The fun
Current Event Citations
1. A newspaper article (print or on-line)
2. A related website article.
3. A related journal article (print)
4. A related book or book chapter (your choice)
Kotack, M. 2016. A fleet of M&M-shooting dr
1. Compare and/or contrast the view of Great Britain toward the New World with
respect to land and natural resources to that held by the colonists.
-Both the Old English and New World colonists saw value in the land and the
resources provided. In England,