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Chapter 1:
INTRODUCTION, HISTORY OF LIFE

Chapter 2: 
THE AGE OF MAMMALS

Chapter 3: 
EXTINCTION AND DEPLETION FROM OVER-EXPLOITATION

Chapter 4: 
WHALING AND FISHING

Chapter 5:
OVEREXPLOITATION THREATENING LIVING SPECIES

Chapter 6: 
GLOBAL PATTERNS OF BIODIVERSITY

Chapter 7: 
VALUES OF BIODIVERSITY

Chapter 8: 
ENDANGERED SPECIES PROTECTION

Chapter 9: 
EXOTIC INTRODUCTIONS

Chapter 10: 
FORESTS AND DEFORESTATION

Chapter 11: 
ENDANGERED AQUATIC HABITATS

Chapter 12: 
ISLANDS

Chapter 13: 
PROTECTED AREAS

Chapter 14:
HABITAT POLLUTION

Chapter 15: 
CAPTIVE BREEDING AND REINTRODUCTION

Chapter 16:
HUMAN POPULATION GROWTH





BIODIVERSITY and CONSERVATION

A Hypertext Book by Peter J. Bryant
School of Biological Sciences, University of California, Irvine

The origin, nature and value of biological diversity,
the threats to its continued existence, and
approaches to preserving what is left

This is a hypertext book, but most of the links leave the book in order to take advantage of documents produced and updated elsewhere. You can always get back to your starting place by using the "Back" button or the "History" file on your browser.

This resource is used in Bio65, Biological Conservation (on UCI campus and on line). If you want to take it on line, please e:mail the instructor at pjbryant@uci.edu

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