o Massive varieties of methods but here are some
Rocket nets, drop nets, cast nets, gun nets, helicopter nets.
Dip and throw nets- water fowl, especially during molt. Airboats for model ducks
Mist nets- passerine and bats
Internal Morphological variation (Sex of species)
o Stoats (M ermine)
Sometimes in order to sex and animal by the eye socket you must kill the
You can sex them based on wing morphology. The 3 outer primaries and
depending upon the ac
A HISTORY OF IDEAS IN GAME MANAGEMENT
Game management is the art of making land produce sustained
annual crops of wild game for recreational use.
Its nature is best understood by comparing it with the other
land-cropping arts, and by viewing its
Deﬁning Wildlife Management >
"The man should have youth and strength who seeks adventure in the wide,
waste spaces of the earth, in the marshes, and among the vast mountain masses,
in the northern forests, amid the steaming jungles of the tropics, or on
Introduction (sets the stage); methods
What is wildlife research?
o What is research- for mortality rate and for harvest rate.
o Why do we do wildlife research?
o Descriptive (Naturalists of yesteryear)
Naturalists- very few left. Awesome at basic
If you were trying to make Leopolds definition of game management to make it more holisticyou could change it to Natural resource management is the art of creating sustainable land and
native populations for consumptive and non-consumptive
What is wildlife management?
o Many definitions of wildlife management?
o Layman- Something to do with critters and habitat and harvest
o Leopold (1933) making land produce sustained annual crops of wild game for
recreational use. (Leopold- father of wil
o Check moodle for example
o Oct 14th rough draft due
o Lesser Siren #35
The 4-8 min film
What needs to be said, when it needs to be said and how its going to be said.
The person shooting the video, doing the audio
Rigor in Science
o Crisis? Is science broken?
Idea that there is a crisis, in science, in that were not respected. Intellectual
discussions are typically the driver of the scientific process.
o Investigate vs. design
We keep science from having