Diverse wildlife populations are valuable from many standpoints, as
indicators of a healthy ecosystem, for recreation, and for aesthetics.
Understanding a species' requirements and habits is the first step in ensuring
the continuing existence of that particular animal. Proper protection and
management of an animal's habitat will encourage optimum populations.
To help you meet the objectives below, study the fact sheets on the Wildlife
Study Guide Links Page. The primary source of written test questions will be
from the Wildlife Study Guide Links Page. In addition, you should use any local
resources available to you.