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Wildlife and Fisheries Exam 1
Terms in this set (45)
a hunter who shot wildlife for money in Early America
Wild birds or animals that are hunted for sport and food
A person who takes wildlife illegally for personal gain
A person who hunts for food and enjoyment
The act of returning wildlife to areas where they formally lived
Wildlife as we know it has evolved during the past ____ to ___ years.
Which settlers adapted well to their surrounding living with them not just clearing them out?
Which species actually benefitted from the clearing of the forest
The punt guns from the video we watched were used by what type of hunters?
Colorful non-gaming birds were shot and killed during the 1800s for what reason?
Which president was the main support for wildlife support?
How many national parks are there today?
Ended commercial hunting
What did the 1900 Lacey Act do?
Which state first attempted to put an off season on deer?
A graphical model of energy flow in a community with plants on the bottom
Organisms that receive energy by eating other organisms
An organism that serves as a source of food which also makes its own food.
A system of interlocking and interdependent food chains
An animal that feeds on dead organic material, especially plants.
Which of these is more specific?
Where is the most energy available in the food pyramid?
Which of the following is a nonrenewable resource?
The loss of topsoil through natural processes
What is erosion?
Which of the following is NOT a way to help prevent erosion?
Which of the following is NOT a product from forests?
Which of the following is the only real way we have really helped improve fossil fuel conservation?
Which of the following is the most recycled metal?
What industry is the number one consumer of water in the US?
How many gallons of water each day does the average US person use?
The practice of making birds with a band, for ID purposes.
Fish species used for food
A place where fish are raised from eggs to a releasable size.
Areas, mainly rivers and lakes in the interior of a country where fish can be caught
A bird that frequents water, especially one that swims
fish and wildlife service
Who is in charge of protecting endangered species?
Which of the following is NOT one of the endangered species we talked/read about?
When was the first national wildlife refuge set up?
What is the name of the first national wildlife refuge set up off the coast of Florida?
Which of the following will have no effect on how much food is required by animals?
The general rule is the ___ time and ___ distance an animal has to travel for food the better.
A constantly warm dry place
Which of the following is NOT a function of shelter?
True or False: All birds need standing water
True or False: Guzzlers are used to help provide animals a water source in arid areas
What is the typical home range of a rabbit?
Food, Water, Shelter
What were the 3 requirements of habitat in the game we played?