Accession Number : ADA323073

Title :   Proceedings of the Symposium on the Management of Prairie Dog Complexes for the Reintroduction of the Black-footed Ferret.

Descriptive Note : Biological rept.,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL ECOLOGY RESEARCH CENTER FORT COLLINS CO

Personal Author(s) : Oldemeyer, John L. ; Biggins, Dean E. ; Miller, Brian J. ; Crete, Ronald

PDF Url : ADA323073

Report Date : JUL 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 102

Abstract : This is a collection of papers on the management of the prairie dog ecosystem for the reintroduction of the black-footed ferret. Ferrets are habitat specialists and dependent on prairie dog colonies for survival. Once widely distributed, the black-footed ferrets are now listed as endangered. This collection addresses prairie dog habitat and biology.

Descriptors :   *ECOSYSTEMS, *RODENTS, SYMPOSIA, SURVIVABILITY, BIOLOGY, VERTEBRATES, HABITATS, ENDANGERED SPECIES, WILDLIFE, COLONIES(BIOLOGY), GRASSLANDS.

Subject Categories : Biology
      Ecology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE