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Spatial organization and recruitment of lynx (Lynx lynx) in a re‐introduced population in the Swiss Jura Mountains
We monitored seven resident (three males and four females) and six dispersing subadult Eurasian lynx from to in a population that was re-introduced to the Swiss Jura Mountains in the early 1970s.Expand
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Oral immunization of wildlife against rabies: concept and first field experiments.
The possibility of immunizing carnivores against rabies with live attenuated vaccine administered by the oral route was raised by North American scientists in the 1960s. Subsequently, severalExpand
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Oral immunization of foxes against rabies. Laboratory and field studies.
A short description is given of the laboratory experience gained in oral immunization of foxes against rabies, and its application in a limited field trial in Switzerland with an attempt to controlExpand
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Oral immunisation of foxes against rabies. A field study.
ummary A field trial of oral vaccination of foxes against rabies was carried out in the Canton of Valais in face of two outbreaks of rabies. SAD-virus, with a minimum dose of 107 i. u./per bait,Expand
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Dog ecology and dog rabies control.
Dog populations, like other populations, depend on the availability of resources (food, water, and shelter). Humans either make available or deliberately withhold resources for varying proportions ofExpand
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Spatial and Social stability of a Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx population: an assessment of 10 years of observation in the Jura Mountains
Abstract A total of 18 Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx were radio-tagged between March 1988 and June 1998 in the Swiss Jura Mountains, and during 1995-1997 eight animals were radio-tagged on the French sideExpand
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To evaluate the population trend of lynx in the Swiss Alps, we analysed the spatial and numerical development of signs of presence found from 1995 to 1999 and compared them with previ- ous years.Expand
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Monitoring and Distribution of the Lynx Lynx Lynx in the Swiss Jura Mountains
Abstract Lynx were reintroduced to the Jura Mountains in the mid-1970s. A first retrospective update of the situation in France and Switzerland was undertaken 10 years later. Since then, real-timeExpand
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Variation in diet, prey selectivity and home-range size of Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx in Switzerland
Abstract To analyse the factors responsible for the interplay of Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx predation and home-range size, we reviewed patterns of lynx predation in Switzerland by comparing the preyExpand
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Characterisation of Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx den sites and kitten survival
Abstract We retrospectively investigated characteristics of den structures and den sites used by female Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx in the Jura Mountains and the northwestern Alps of Switzerland. DuringExpand
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