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By Jim Ottaviani, Maris Wicks

Jim Ottaviani returns with an action-packed account of the 3 maximum primatologists of the final century: Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas. those 3 ground-breaking researchers have been all scholars of the nice Louis Leakey, and every made profound contributions to primatology—and to our personal knowing of ourselves.

Tackling Goodall, Fossey, and Galdikas in flip, and protecting the highlights in their respective careers, Primates is an available, exciting, and informative examine the sector of primatology and on the lives of 3 of the main notable ladies scientists of the 20 th century. because of the captivating and alluring illustrations through Maris Wicks, this can be a nonfiction picture novel with huge attraction.

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The Czech Republic has started to assess landscape fragmentation (Andeˇl et al. 2005) and GI and transport corridor defragmentation projects, but these have not been implemented despite the concepts being fully developed. The reality of their implementation hinges on the adequate policy, legislation, or programs necessary to introduce proposed changes on the ground. Examples of studies with multispecies foci are rare. In the District of Segeberg in the Länder of SchleswigHolstein, Germany, a green bridge has been built as a result of impacts on species listed in the Federal Nature Conservation Act, which is aimed at preventing significant interference in ecosystem functions and to ensure biodiversity protection (Reck et al.

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