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624 Pages | 321 colour line figures/illustrations and 43 tables

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198856573


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Conservation and the Genomics of Populations

Third Edition

Fred W. Allendorf, W. Chris Funk, Sally N. Aitken, Margaret Byrne, and Gordon Luikart
Illustrated by Agostinho Antunes

  • Provides the conceptual understanding to apply genetics and genomics to problems in conservation
  • Achieves a balance between theory, empirical data, and statistical analysis with practical examples
  • Additional teaching resources including artwork and test questions available on a companion website
  • Each chapter features an invited Guest Box written by a world expert in that topic

New to this Edition:

  • Thoroughly revised to reflect the major new contribution of genomics to conservation of populations and species
  • Increased emphasis on genomics includes two new co-authors providing a greater range of expertise with the application of genomics to conservation
  • Features two completely new chapters: one on "Genetic Monitoring" and a closing chapter entitled "Conservation Genetics in Practice", guest authored by Helen R. Taylor and addressing the role of science and policy in conservation genetics

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