Chapter 7. Landscape Genetics: Identifying Movement Corridors

  1. James P. Gibbs,
  2. Malcolm L. Hunter Jr. and
  3. Eleanor J. Sterling

Published Online: 26 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444319576.ch7

Problem-Solving in Conservation Biology and Wildlife Management

Problem-Solving in Conservation Biology and Wildlife Management

How to Cite

Gibbs, J. P., Hunter, M. L. and Sterling, E. J. (2008) Landscape Genetics: Identifying Movement Corridors, in Problem-Solving in Conservation Biology and Wildlife Management, Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444319576.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 8 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405152877

Online ISBN: 9781444319576

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Keywords:

  • landscape genetics - identifying movement corridors;
  • genetic variation within populations and plant and animal movement across landscapes;
  • new field of ‘landscape genetics’;
  • matrix of genetic similarity;
  • genetic distance between populations;
  • gene flow through landscapes;
  • landscape features for structuring population genetically;
  • ‘Streams Distance’ matrix to test for dispersal along streams;
  • genetic distance matrix and geographic and streams distance matrices

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Objective

  • Procedures

  • Expected Products

  • Discussion

  • Making It Happen

  • Further Resources