Who's Afraid of the Big, Bad Coyote? A Survey of Messaging and Existing Attitudes in the National Capital Region
Contributor(s):: Megan Draheim
Coyotes are relatively recent arrivals to the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. In an effort to understand and obtain baseline data about existing attitudes, a survey was conducted in 2006. Most respondents had neutral attitudes towards coyotes, which might be in part due to...
Wild Neighbors : The Humane Approach to Living with Wildlife
Contributor(s):: John Hadidian
Wild Neighbors provides practical, humane, and effective advice on how to share living space with 35 of the most common species, from alligators to woodpeckers, found in the lower 48 states. Advice focuses on how to: properly and accurately define a wildlife problem; determine what type of animal...
Wild-But-Not-Too-Wild Animals: Challenging Goldilocks Standards in Rewilding
Contributor(s):: Erica von Essen, Michael P. Allen
Rewilding is positioned as ‘post’-conservation through its emphasis on unleashing the autonomy of natural processes. In this paper, we argue that the autonomy of nature rhetoric in rewilding is challenged by human interventions. Instead of joining critique toward the ‘managed...
Wildlife and society : the science of human dimensions
Contributor(s):: Manfredo, Michael J.
Wildlife damage management in the digital age: collaborating with others
Contributor(s):: Graham, L. C., Hurley, Janet, Flanders, Kathy
Wildlife Health Centre Newsletter, Volume 11, Fall 2005
Canada Takes a Big Step ForwardUpdate from the Centre for Coastal HealthWest Nile Virus in non-corvid Bird SpeciesNational Cervid Population EstimatesDisease UpdatesAtlantic Region:Fatal Encounter of a Great Horned Owl with a PorcupineTotal Amputation of Extremities in a RaccoonFoot Gangrene in...
Wildlife Management of Canada Geese in New York State: A Departure from the Express Policies of New York's Environmental Conservation Law
| Contributor(s):: Loriann Vita
Prolonged recreational hunting of Canada geese in New York State may be contributing to the degradation of the species and ecological damage throughout the state. Due to the recent significant changes in the resident and migratory populations of Canada geese throughout the Atlantic Flyway, a more...
Wildlife management professionals need to redefine the terms: lethal control, nonlethal control, and live trap
| Contributor(s):: Vantassel, S. M.
Wildlife value orientations in the Netherlands. (Special issue. Cross-cultural wildlife value orientations)
| Contributor(s):: Jacobs, M. H.
Wildlife value orientations among inhabitants of the Netherlands were explored by conducting semi-structured interviews, and using predefined value orientations that were previously revealed in the United States. Special attention was paid to the existence of mutualism orientations, viewing...
Wolves in the Early Nineteenth-Century County of Jönköping, Sweden
| Contributor(s):: Kardell, ÖRjan, DahlstrÖM, Anna