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Greater Sage-Grouse: Ecology and Conservation of a Landscape Species and Its Habitats. Edited by Steven T. Knick and John W. Connelly. 2011. Studies in Avian Biology, No. 38. University of California Press, Berkeley, California, USA. 646 pages + xvii.

This book provides a nearly comprehensive, contemporary knowledge base for the greater sage-grouse and maintains an emphasis on landscape-level processes and long-term persistence of the species.

The book contains 24 chapters and 563 pages of text. The structure and format of the chapters are similar to individual scientific publications,with an abstract at the beginning and a section on conservation implications at the end of each peer-reviewed chapter. Chapters are divided into five broad categories or parts including: Management and Conservation Status, Ecology of Greater Sage-Grouse, Ecology of Sagebrush, Population Trends and Habitat Relationships, and Conservation and Management.

The list of authors and editors includes notable biologists and ecologists from 20 different agencies or organizations.

Book is in pristine condition, hardly even cracked open.

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