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dr julie savidge concluded that ____ was the cause of declines of forest bird populations in Guam

brown-tree snake predation

as defined by moulton, wildlife management practices are always intentional (T/F

false

it is not really important who decides what is actually scientific and what is actually pseudoscientific (T/F)

false

bear baiting is still practiced in pakistan and india (T/F)

true

in arguing issues, any statements that are made must be

none of these

a western state in the lower 48 that has no wild horses

washington

the situation where individuals in a group try to bluff those in another group into thinking they have superior numbers is called a

Beau Geste effect

the so-called ____ in Guither's vernacular support animal welfare

reformists

most of the so-called upland game birds belong to the order

Galliformes

wildlife issues or other env issues should be resolved based on public opinion (T/F)

false

wild horses and burros are managed by the

BLM

when campaigning for a certain cause it is important to win whenever possible in order to

generate positive propaganda

kirtland's warbler currently nests almost exclusively in the state of

michigan

public land grazers in the western states are no longer as powerful as they once were, because of

increased public awareness

bear farms, where bears are kept for their bile, occur widely in

china

CA was the first state to have a

wildlife commission

in 2002 both houses of the US congress had bills before them that would ban

canned hunts

the poison used in colorado to kill bears

thallium

the mute swam population in massachusetts is derived from individuals introduced from

europe

BLM is an angency under the US department of

interior

in the year 2000, wild burros occurred in ___ western states

5

economically well developed nations are called

MDCs

science is presumably based on how much fact?

100%

the pro-boating group in florida is made-up exclusively of boat owners (T/F)

fasle

according to moulton, perhaps the best definition of a habitat was advanced by

Caughley and Sinclair

the soviet geneticist who argues against the idea that wheat could be made cold tolerant simply by exposing randomly chosen plants to cold temps with no regard for natural cold tolerance

vavilov

sometime the absence of human intervention can be considered a wildlife management process (T/F)

true

______ was not one of the explanations advanced by jenkins to explain declines of guam's forest birds

global warming

in the 1990s snow mobiling was banned by denali national park by the

national park service

one native species that has been negatively impacted by wild burros is the

desert pigeon

in 1996, six CA condors were released in the state of

arizona

ring-necked pheasants were introduced to the US from

Asia

which of the following groups has a name that is itself propaganda?

wise use

according to guither, animal advocated fall into ___ general groups

2

the _______, enacted in 1913, focused on migratory waterfowl management

weeks-mclean act

according to the pets in america project ______ of american households had at least one pet

an estimated 61%

____ was the first state to have paid game wardens

maine

the kirtland's warblers winter in

the bahamas

some of the california condors released in the 1990s were later killed by

lead poisoning

in the late 1800s wading birds in FL were being killed for

the fashion industry

pittman-robertson money is never used legally for habitat management (T/F)

true

the 1994 FL DEP became concerned about the high number of deaths of

manatees

the usfws was formed by combining the bureau of biological study with the

bureau of fisheries

wildlife management practices that favor one species

may harm another

the most vigorous supporters of the net ban campaign in FL

recreational fisheries

in practice, _____ may determine wildlife management practices

all of these

punt guns were commonly used for commercially harvesting

waterfowl

the wild free roaming horse and burro act was passed to protect horses and burros on

public rangelands

_____ is the first step in the scientific method

observation

following passage of the clean water act in the early 1970s, several species of water birds have returned to

new york harbor

an animal shelter worker in michigan was fired for

feeding puppies to a snake

boating rights advocates in fl claim that increased manatee deaths must mean

that there are plenty of manatees so it doesnt matter

in order for the public to effectively restore wildlife issues they must first

be concerned about the law

in the early part of the 20th century, wildlifers released numerous nonindigenous species for hunting because

native game species were so reduced by market hunters

the whole motivation for protecting wild horses and burros when the state of _____ suggested that hunters should shoot horses and burros for sport

california

kirtlands warblers build there nests

on the ground

the main problem with the various mechanisms for funding non game wildlife research that are in place today is that they are

unpredictable

______ in the pacific northwest is needed to protect populations of northern spotted owls

old growth forest

the office of economic ornithology and mammalogy was established in

1985

wild horses presently occur in ___ western states

10

of the following _____ is not considered a component of habitat according to the traditional wildlife definition of habitat

potential competitors

in 1985-86 the division called animal damage control was transferred to the us department of

agriculture

_____was a popular english passtime that was outlawed in 1582

bear baiting

the animal rights group that opposes any use of animals by humans

PETA

the largest number of wild horses occurs in the state of

Nevada

public input is very important in LDCs (T/F)

false

market hunters once sold ______ for a dime a dozen in new york meat markets

passenger pigeons

the majority of vertebrate species in FL and CO are properly classified as ____ species

nongame

when the use of greater sandhill cranes as surrogate mothers failed as a conservation method for whooping cranes, scientists turned to

captive breeding

according to the st petersburg times, by the summer of 2000, manatee protection plans had been filed by __ counties of the 13 that had been required

4

the US forest service is an agency under the department of

agriculture

in most issues the majority of people have strong opinions (T/F)

false

recently monocrotophos was implicated in the poisoning deaths of swainsons hawks in

argentina

the original biological survey was done under the department of

agriculture

california condor reintroductions were carried out by a partnership between the USFWS and the

peregrine fund

beliefs can be transformed into facts if enough people believe them (T/F)

false

management efforts on the kaibab plateau were aimed mostly at pleasing

the public

historically wildlife managers have focused on making ___ happy

hunters

in 1970, some boy scouts found 2 dozen dead ________ that were killed by exposure to thallium

bald and gold eagles

the NBS was renamed ____ in 1996

the BRD

in order to nest successfully, kirthland's warblers require ______ trees with dense understory

jack pine

in order to protect mule deer on kaibab plateau, 30 wolves and more than 700 mountain lions were killed and __________

deer hunting was banned

the so-called federal aid-in-wildlife restoration act of 1937 is also known as the

pittman-robertson act

during the campaign for the net ban, the supporters of the ban accused the ___ of nonfeasance

MFC

according to time magazine survey of 10,007 adults __% claimed to be vefetarians

4%

each year wild horses and burros are removed from the wild and

put up for adoption

___ are just a state of mind

beliefs

americans supported the reintroduction of ___ to yellowston

wolves

in south america swainsons hawks were killed after they ingested ____ poisoned by monocrotophos

grasshoppers

the greek auk was a seabird that was exterminated in part by

human harvest of their eggs

according to moulton there are basically __ categories of wildlife issues

2

the national audubon society of today is an offshoot of the

massachusetts audubon society

the waterfowl management act passed in 1913 was later repealed (T/F)

true

the most widely used type of non-toxic shotgun shell shot according to the alaska department of fish and game

steel

the theory of acquired characteristcs was first advanced by

Lamarck

according to moulton, the wildlife management view basically follows that of the

animal reformists

one proposed way to kill nonindigenous mute swans is to pour ___ on the eggs

bleach

black skimmers are closely related to the

gulls and terns

under the reign of william the conqueror, the penalty for killing one of the king's deer was

blinding

in general, when it comes to resolving issues, ____ is the most powerful force in america

the public

in 1996 congress passed the NBS under the

USGS

in the summer of 2002 there were several forest fires in ___, which could not have been the result of US forest service practices

china

_____ is an example of a non-game wading bird

the green-backed heron

australians use the "Judas" technique to manage populations of

donkeys

game species may become non-game species when

they become rare

the secretary of interior bruce babbitt told people in NM that _____ were "here to stay" even though someone had shot some of the introduced individuals

mexican wolves

the state with the largest number of wild burros

arizona

te first ring-necked pheasant introductions to the US were made to the state of

oregon

for every $.75 contributed by the pittman robertson act, the state agency must contribute

$.25

pittman torbertson money is only used legally for game species (T/F)

false

the bison were saved by a coalition of nature lovers and

sport hunters

the use of surrogate mothers was an unsuccessful management practice used in the recovery of the

whooping crane

when population sizes are not changing, they are at

equilibrium

an agency under the department of interior

FWS

hand puppets are used to feed baby whooping crane chicks so

they do not become imprinted on humans

the ESA was passed in

1973

the use of poisons for predator control was banned on all federal lands by president

nixon

rhode island was the first state to close the hunting season on

white-tailed deer

currently mourning doves are hunted legally in ___ states

39

one reason that propaganda is so effective is that it is

easy to believe

the state where a tax on soft drink cans was used to fund non-game wildlife research

missouri

the FWC was originally formed by the

wildlife unification amendment

the waterfowl belong to the taxonomic order

anseriformes

the Pittman-Robertson act levied a 10% tax on

firearms and ammunition

____ were sea birds related to puffins

great auks

california condors vanished from the wild in CA in about

1987

according to professor moulton, humans can successfully manage wildlife (T/F)

true

in 2002, ____ reversed the decision to ban recreational snow mobiling in national parks

Bush

once the net ban was imposed in florida, lawton shiles threatened to enforce it by

calling out the national guard

the main product that forms from the bile of bears is

UDCA

the first national park in the US

yellowstone

when two sides differ greatly in how much power they have, issues are resolved with

little compromise

scientists are presently re-introducing whooping cranes to

florida

CARA was passed by the _____ in the summer of 2001

house of representatives

the net ban campaign relied heavily on the use of

photographs of dead wildlife

in 1994, the ___ imposed a moratorium on hunting black bears in fl

GFC

the humane society for the US is

anti-hunting

a brood parasite that attacks the nests of kirtlands waiter

the brown-headed cowbird

the wildlife unification amendment merged the gfc with the

MFC

the original office of economic ornithology and mammalogy was later renamed the

bureau of biological survey

the animal rights group that is leading the fight against using compound 1080

animal protection institute

______ is a hallmark of propaganda

all of these

game species are those that are hunted for

sport

_____ is not a method used by states for funding non-game wildlife research and conservation

the penny a pound crop tax

the ____ act was the law that ultimately stopped the trade in wading bird feathers from fl by banning interstate commerce in wildlife products taken illegally

lacey

propaganda does not necessarily involve the use of lies (T/F)

true

according to _____ the majority of people in the US favor the reintroduction of the grey wolf to yellowstone

defenders of wildlife

some citizens of the state of ___ sued to halt the season of mourning doves in 2001

wisconsin

recently the nps banned ___ in denali national park

snowmobiling

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