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Elephant space-use is not a good predictor of crop-damage

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Elephant crop-damage is a consequence of interactions between people and elephants that impact people's livelihoods and biodiversity conservation efforts. Conflicts between people and elephants usually occur when there is overlap in elephant and human space-use leading to competition for resources. Therefore, understanding space-use patterns by elephants is key to alleviating negative human-elephant interactions. In the eastern Okavango Panhandle (Botswana), >16,000 people share resources ...

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10.1016/j.biocon.2018.10.031

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Department of Zoology, University of Oxford
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National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research (CONICYT, Chile)
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Elsevier
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Biological Conservation More from this journal
Volume:
228
Pages:
241-251
Publication date:
2018-11-02
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2018-10-26
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0006-3207
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English
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2018-10-30

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