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'Living fossil' giant salamander heading for extinction - BBC News


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"The overexploitation of these incredible animals for human consumption has had a catastrophic effect on their numbers in the wild over an amazingly short time-span," said study researcher Dr Samuel Turvey of the Institute of Zoology at the Zoological ...
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Take a Redwood Ecology Hike Through Jacoby Creek Forest on June 2 - Redheaded Blackbelt


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Arcata, CA – The City of Arcata Environmental Services Department is thrilled to invite members of the community on a redwood ecology hike in Jacoby Creek Forest. This is a rare opportunity for community members to hike through Jacoby Creek Forest, ...

Cambrian Explosion: Major Fossil Study Challenges Theories of Animal Evolution 540 Million Years Ago - Newsweek


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For hundreds of millions of years, the earliest life on Earth mostly took the form of relatively simple organisms. But analysis of the Earth's fossil record shows that there was a remarkable increase in the diversity and complexity of animal life ...

Fossil Creek Software

Provo - United States

Describes and offers POP-II and POP-III population dynamics software, which is used by government and university wildlife biologists to simulate the dynamics of deer, elk, moose and other large animal populations.

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    POP-II is a simulation program used primarily by applied wildlife biologists to simulate the dynamics of large mammal populations, typically deer, elk, moose, etc.. The simulation model is also used in teaching college-level natural resources classes. Use by applied wildlife managers is directed towards predicting the consequences of various harvest strategies and to assess ongoing data collection activities. university use typically focuses on the understanding of population dynamics and demonstrating sensitivity of input variables to model behavior. Additional use of POP-II is made by federal agencies to assess the conseuences of land management decisions on resident game populations.

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    Big Game Population Modeling - Applied Wildlife Management Modeling - Mathematical Modeling - Biological Models - Population Viability Analysis - Pop-Ii - Pop-Iii - Pop2 - Pop3 - Pop-2 - Pop-3

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