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Spatial variation in leopard (Panthera pardus) site use across a gradient of anthropogenic pressure in Tanzania's Ruaha landscape

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Understanding large carnivore occurrence patterns in anthropogenic landscapes adjacent to protected areas is central to developing actions for species conservation in an increasingly human-dominated world. Among large carnivores, leopards (Panthera pardus) are the most widely distributed felid. Leopards occupying anthropogenic landscapes frequently come into conflict with humans, which often results in leopard mortality. Leopards’ use of anthropogenic landscapes, and their frequent involvemen...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1371/journal.pone.0204370

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM
Subgroup:
Tropical Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Zoology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
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Zoology
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Public Library of Science Publisher's website
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PLoS One Journal website
Volume:
13
Issue:
10
Pages:
e0204370
Publication date:
2018-10-10
Acceptance date:
2018-09-07
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ISSN:
1932-6203
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pubs:919275
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uri:d4433754-2d1f-4981-a40d-8f0c134eacf2
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uuid:d4433754-2d1f-4981-a40d-8f0c134eacf2
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