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1

what is a point count?

stay still in location and watch specie

2

what is a transect?

determine change in environmental gradient
form a line, narrow focus of sampling

3

what is remote detection?

distance using sensors satellite
difficult to access places

4

what is a quadrat?

used to measure fixed or slow moving species
has to be random

5

what is mobile specie?

capture techniques
bats-nets
be released unharmed

6

what is elusive species?

difficult to sample through
count droppings