Books

The Wildlife Society is pleased to offer a selection of books in cooperation with the Johns Hopkins University Press

TWS members receive a 30% discount on these titles. Use the code HTWS at checkout.

Clicking any of the links below will take you to the purchase page at the Johns Hopkins University Press website.

Available books usually ship within two to three business days.

Our Most Popular Title

The Wildlife Techniques Manual

Hardback: 2-volume set
Edition: 7th
Pages: 1,136
Images: 190 B&W illustrations, 170 line drawings
ISBN: 9781421401591
Published: February 2012
Edited by Nova J. Silvy

Since its original publication in 1960, “The Wildlife Techniques Manual” has remained the cornerstone text for the professional wildlife biologist. Now fully revised and updated, this seventh edition promises to be the most comprehensive resource on wildlife biology, conservation and management for years to come.

Additional resources available to purchasers:

  • Figures
  • PowerPoint slides
  • Chapter Review Questions, Volume 1
  • Chapter Review Questions, Volume 2

Member price: $105 • Nonmember price: $150

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NEW in 2015

Roads and Ecological Infrastructure: Concepts and Applications for Small Animals

Hardback
Pages:
200 pages
Images: 1 halftone, 11 line drawings
ISBN: 9781421416106
Published: April 2015
Edited by Kimberly M. Andrews, Priya Nanjappa and Seth P. D. Riley

This is the first book to focus on reducing conflict between roads and small animals. Highlighting habitat connections and the challenges and solutions from both transportation and ecological perspectives, the authors cover various themes including animal behavior related to roads and design approaches to mitigate the negative effects of roads on wildlife.

Member price: $52.50 • Nonmember price: $75.00

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New in 2015

Wildlife Habitat Conservation: Concepts, Challenges, and Solutions

Hardback 
Pages:
200
Illustrations: 1 halftone, 11 line drawings
ISBN: 9781421416106
Published: April 2015
Edited by Michael L. Morrison and Heather A. Mathewson

Wildlife Habitat Conservation presents an up-to-date review of the habitat concept, provides a scientifically rigorous definition, and emphasizes how we must focus on those critical factors contained within what we call habitat. The result is a habitat concept that promises long-term persistence of animal populations. Ideal for undergraduate and graduate natural resource and conservation courses, the book is organized perfectly for a one semester class.

Member price: $52.50 • Nonmember price: $75

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Human Dimensions of Wildlife Management

Hardback
Edition:
2nd
Pages: 304
Images: 101 B&W photos
ISBN: 9781421406541
Published: September 2012
Edited by Daniel J. Decker, Shawn J. Riley and William F. Siemer

This authors of this second edition provide the essential information that students and practitioners need to be effective problem solvers. Edited by three leading experts in wildlife management, this textbook explores the interface of humans with wildlife and their sometimes complementary, often conflicting, interests. The book’s well-researched chapters address conservation, wildlife use (hunting and fishing), and the psychological and philosophical underpinnings of wildlife management.

Member price: $59.50 • Nonmember price: $85.00

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Essential Readings in Wildlife Management and Conservation

Hardback
Pages: 696 pages
ISBN: 9781421408187
Published: February 2013
Edited by Paul R. Krausman and Bruce D. Leopold

Edited by two of the leading figures in wildlife biology, this book gathers the most influential articles published in the field in one volume. The book contains forty-two papers that every wildlife student should read. Practical and conceptual topics consider every aspect of the wildlife profession, including ethics. Ideal for use as a textbook.

Member price: $35 • Nonmember price: $50

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Wildlife Management and Conservation: Contemporary Principles and Practices

Hardback
Pages: 360 pages
Images: 2 color illustrations, 46 B&W illustrations, 64 line drawings
ISBN: 9781421409863
Published: October 2013
Edited by Paul R. Krausman and James W. Cain III

This book presents a clear overview of the management and conservation of animals, their habitats and how people influence both. The relationship among these three components of wildlife management is explained in chapters written by leading experts in the field. The book is considered a definitive textbook for students of wildlife management and conservation.

Member price: $69.65 • Nonmember price: $99.50

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Wildlife in Airport Environments: Preventing Animal–Aircraft Collisions through Science-Based Management

Hardback
Pages: 200
Images: 53 B&W illustrations.
ISBN: 9781421410821
Published: September 2013
Edited by Travis L. DeVault, Bradley F. Blackwell and Jerrold L. Belant

The pilot watches the instrument panel and prepares for touchdown — a routine landing until a burst of birds, a coyote, or a herd of deer crosses the runway! This unique book tackles the issue of what to do about encounters with wildlife in and around airports — from rural, small-craft airparks to major international hubs.

Member price: $52.50 • Nonmember price: $75.00

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