Wildlife Conservation and Care in Southern Africa: A Background and the Economics of Wildlife Conservation in Africa

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Wildlife Conservation and Care in Southern Africa: A Background and the Economics of Wildlife Conservation in Africa

Date: December 20, 2016 - December 20, 2017
Description:

In Part I of this three part series, Professor Wouter van Hoven provides a historical perspective about wildlife and conservation measures in Africa. His discussion includes:

- An overview of various wildlife species and their populations over time in both national parks and those maintained by the private sector including game ranches

- The economics of wildlife and ranching in Africa including drivers such as hunting, ecotourism, and meat production

- Wildlife auctions and the economic impact of genetic variants

- Trophy hunting, illegal trade, and measures to protect various endangered species including the lion and pangolin

Event type: Webinar On Demand
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Sponsor: VetVine Specialty Consulting Service