Titel: Elephants and Savanna Woodland Ecosystems
Autoren/Herausgeber: Christina Skarpe, Johan du Toit, Stein R. Moe (Hrsg.)
Aus der Reihe: Conservation Science and Practice
Ausgabe: 1. Auflage
Christina Skarpe is a Professor in Applied Ecology at theFaculty of Applied Ecology and Agricultural Sciences at HedmarkUniversity College, Norway. Her main research interest is largeherbivores and African savanna ecology. From Uppsala University,Sweden, Botswana Ministry of Agriculture and later from NorwegianInstitute of Nature Research and Hedmark University College sheconcentrated on herbivores- and worked on diverse projects inAfrica, Scandinavia, China and Central America.
Johan du Toit is Professor of Ecology and Conservation ofLarge Mammals in the Wildland Resources Department at Utah StateUniversity, USA. He has almost 30 years' experienceconducting ecological research in African savanna ecosystems. Atthe University of Zimbabwe he coordinated the Tropical ResourceEcology Programme, after which he was the Austin Roberts Professorof Mammalogy and Director of the Mammal Research Institute at theUniversity of Pretoria. His research focus is the ecology andconservation of large mammals in terrestrial ecosystems.
Stein R. Moe is a Professor of Ecology at the NorwegianUniversity of Life Sciences, Norway. Although his scientific worksspan over four continents, his main focus has been on Africansavanna ecology. He is currently coordinating a Master'sprogram in tropical ecology and natural resource management in theDepartment of Ecology and Natural Resource Management. Followingseveral years as a departmental board member, he is now a member ofthe faculty board at the University.