Formal approaches to making management decisions about wildlife and fish populations, using tools of decision analysis.
This course can be applied toward:
FW 104 or FW 260 or FW 555 or LIFE 320 or NR 300; STAT 301 or STAT 307.
Textbooks and Materials
Heather B. Jackson
Heather Jackson is a conservation and landscape ecologist with a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences from Louisiana State University. She is interested in research that will help conservation organizations maximize biodiversity protection given limited funds. In addition, her research aims to help researchers and conservation planners to conduct their work at the spatial scales that are most relevant to the species with which they are concerned. Dr. Jackson teaches online classes at both Colorado State University and the University of Tennessee including Adaptive Wildlife Management, Climate Change Biology, Landscape Ecology, and Conservation Biology.