the use of technical and scientific knowledge and advances in habitats and on animal populations with the aim of preserving these populations and habitats.The purpose of this management may be to maintain animals, plants, or land for recreation, research, or for environmental purposes.
the practice of manipulating wildlife populations, either directly through regulating the numbers, ages, and sex ratios harvested, or indirectly by providing favorable habitat conditions and alleviating limiting factors.
the management of wildlife habitats for the purposes of sustaining the quality and quantity of wildlife.