Innovative Solutions to Human-wildlife Conflicts: NWRC Accomplishments 2016

Innovative Solutions to Human-wildlife Conflicts: NWRC Accomplishments 2016
Title:
Innovative Solutions to Human-Wildlife Conflicts: National Wildlife Research Center Accomplishments 2016
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Paperback
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GPO Stock Number:
001-000-04782-5
ISBN:
9780160938757
Description

The National Wildlife Research Center (NWRC) is the research arm of Wildlife Services, a program within the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS). NWRC’s researchers are dedicated to finding biologically sound, practical, and effective solutions for resolving wildlife damage management issues. The following title spotlights the breadth and depth of NWRC’s research and support services expertise and its holistic approach to addressing today’s wildlife-related challenges.

Table of Contents

Research Spotlights 4

Feral Swine Research Supports Management Efforts 4

Toxicant Bait Formulation 4

Economic Damage Assessment 6

Disease Monitoring  7

Plucking Hairs: New Feral Swine Genetic Archive 8

Monitoring Feral Swine Populations  8

Fertility Control 9

Managing Predator Damage With Nonlethal Methods 10

Livestock Protection Dogs 10

Fladry  12

Urban Bears and Coyotes 14

Predation Damage Management Workshops 15

Wildlife Rabies 16

Testing New Rabies Vaccine Baits  16

Estimating Mongoose Densities for Rabies Management 17

Heating Up: Rabies and Vampire Bats 18

Improving Vaccine Technology 19

2016 Accomplishments in Brief  20

Devices  20

Pesticides  21

Repellents  22

Other Chemical and Biological Methods  22

Disease Diagnostics, Surveillance, Risk Assessment, and Management 24

Wildlife Damage Assessments 30

Wildlife Management Methods and Evaluations 35

Wildlife Population Monitoring Methods and Evaluations 36

Registration Updates  43

Technology Transfer 44

Awards 45

2016 Publications  46

Appendix 1. List of 2016 NWRC Research Projects  58

Appendix 2. NWRC Research Contacts 59

Appendix 3. Acronyms and Abbreviations 

Product Details

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Publisher:
Agriculture Dept., National Wildlife Research Center; and Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Key Phrases:
  • Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Miscellaneous Publication 1612
  • Human Wildlife Conflicts
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Item available Date:
04/28/2017
Last Status Update:
08/10/2018
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