Search for dissertations about: "ecoduct"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word ecoduct.

  1. 1. The use of highway crossings to maintain landscape connectivity for moose and roe deer

    University dissertation from Fakulteten för samhälls- och livsvetenskaper

    Author : Mattias Olsson; Karlstads universitet.; Karlstads universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi; Biology; Biologi; wildlife crossings; Barrier effect; habitat selection; ecoduct; moose; roe deer; connectivity; conservation; overpass; underpass; highway; exclusion fencing;

    Abstract : Increasingly wildlife managers and land managers are challenged to maintain the viability and connectivity among large mammal populations. Thus, it is important that effective highway crossings are identified and optimized with respect to construction cost, facilitation of ungulate movements, and ability to reduce wildlife-vehicle collisions. READ MORE