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Citation Label: GEN093
Publication Name: Adaptive Management of Prairie Grouse
Publication Type: Journal
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Author Name: Aldredge, Cameron L.
Other Authors: Boyce, Mark S., Richard K. Baydack
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Publication Year: 2004
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Annotation: This journal article discusses the successes and failures of prairie grouse management using 2 case studies,1 for prairie sharp-tailed grouse (Tympanuchus phasianellus) in Manitoba and 1 for greater sage-grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus) in southern Alberta. We describe ways in which active adaptive management could improve our understanding of prairie grouse population declines and outline a policy planning process that, if followed, will allow adaptive management to be successfully implemented, enhancing prairie grouse management and conservation.
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