This class will focus on the ecological diversity of primates and how these and other traits are related to their present day abundance and distribution. In addition, the biological, abiotic and anthropogenic factors related to extinction risk will be examined. It will also review the endangered species of primates, case histories of conservation programs, and management practices in Asia, Africa, South America, and Madagascar. Prerequisites: Anthro 150 or Bio 2970, or permission of instructor.
Course Attributes: FA NSM; BU SCI; AR NSM; AS NSM; AS WI I