Wildlife management

A.Y. 2020/2021
4
Max ECTS
40
Overall hours
SSD
AGR/19
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course provides a basic knowledge of biological, ethological and morphological characteristics of wild ungulates and of the main tools for wildlife management (e.g. census methods, captures and translocations, culling plans, etc.).
Expected learning outcomes
After this course, the students will have a basic knowledge of wildlife management of different wild species in protected areas, as well as in areas subjected to hunting management and in extensive or intensive farming conditions.
In addition the students will be able to plan and achieve wildlife management interventions in mountain areas; to evaluate the impact of animal husbandry activities on wildlife in mountain areas.
Course syllabus and organization

Unique edition

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
AGR/19 - ANIMAL SCIENCE - University credits: 4
Practicals: 16 hours
Lessons: 24 hours
Professor: Mattiello Silvana
Professor(s)