General Ecology: EEOB 404. Genetic Diversity and the Diversity of Life. Topics for this class: Introduction to Evolutionary Ecology Factors that create and erode genetic variability Importance of population size to genetic diversity Practical importance of genetic diversity to conservation.
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Reproductiveproblems in greater prairie chickens alleviated by translocation of new (non-Illinois) individuals into inbred Illinois population in 1992 (from Westemeier et al. 1998. Tracing the long-term decline and recovery of an isolated population. Science 282: 1695-1698)