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By Jakob Bro-Jorgensen, David P. Mallon

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Antelopes represent a basic a part of ecosystems all through Africa and Asia the place they act as habitat architects, dispersers of seeds, and prey for giant carnivores. The fascication they carry within the human brain is obvious from prehistoric rock work and historic Egyptian artwork to ultra-modern flora and fauna documentaries and recognition in zoos. lately, notwithstanding, the staggering herds of the previous were decimated or extripated over broad parts within the wilds, and pressing conservation motion is required to maintain this international history for generations to come.

As the 1st e-book devoted to antelope conservation, this quantity units out to diagnose the reasons of the drastic declines in antelope biodiversity and in this foundation determine the best issues of motion. In doing so, the e-book covers relevant concerns within the present conservation debate, particularly with regards to the administration of overexploitation, habitat fragmentation, affliction transmission, weather swap, populations genetics, and reintroductions. The contributions are authored through world-leading specialists within the box, and the publication is an invaluable source to conservation scientists and practitioners, researchers, and scholars in similar disciplines in addition to lay humans.

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Animal Conservation 12(5): 445‐455. Green, D. , Roloff, G. , Heath, B. R. & Holekamp, K. E. (2015): Temporal dynamics of the reponses by African mammals to prescribed fire. Journal of Wildlife Management 79(2): 235–242. Hayward, M. W. & Hayward, G. J. (2009): The impact of tourists on lion Panthera leo behaviour, stress and energetics. Acta theriologica 54(3): 219–224. Hazzah, L. & Dolrenry, S. (2007): Coexisting with predators. Malyika Singh Seminar, New Delhi, 21. , Mduma, S. & Sinclair, A. R.

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Therefore, the human ­footprint around ­protected areas is likely to increase in the near future. , 2008). , 2002). , 2012). These same e­ conomic forces will also increase p ­ ressure for access to scarce grasslands within protected areas to feed livestock as well as suitable sites for raising cereal crops, such as wheat. Economic development. Since World War 2, economic linkages between European‐based colonial administrations and African countries have been supplemented by stronger ties between Africa and the emerging economies of the Middle East and Asia.

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