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Western Kentucky University

Faculty-Led Study Abroad

 

Summer 2014

south africa summer 2014

 

Experience and learn firsthand the techniques of wildlife capture in South Africa.

 

Learning Goals

This is a skills-based course for students in relevant careers, including veterinary medicine, ecology and wildlife biology. The goals are to learn and apply:

  • basic field safety when working with wildlife
  • principles and practices of wildlife capture
  • principles and practices of wildlife immobilization
  • principles and practices of wildlife handling
  • principles and practices of temporary housing of wildlife
  • principles and practices of wildlife translocation
  • practice of wildlife conservation in South Africa

south africa by Sam Oldenburg

 


 

Questions?
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Faculty Leaders

Michael Stokes
michael.stokes@wku.edu

Carl Dick 
carl.dick@wku.edu

 

 

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from the hilltop to the world

south africa by Sam Oldenburg

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