Behavioural budgeting by wild coyotes: The influence of food resources and social organization

@article{Bekoff1981BehaviouralBB,
  title={Behavioural budgeting by wild coyotes: The influence of food resources and social organization},
  author={Marc Bekoff and Michael C. Wells},
  journal={Animal Behaviour},
  year={1981},
  volume={29},
  pages={794-801}
}
Abstract Daytime behavioural budgets of coyotes ( Canis latrans ) living in the Grand Teton National Park, Jackson, Wyoming, were analysed in order to determine how activity patterns were influenced by food resources and social organization. In winter, coyotes rested more and hunted less than in other seasons. Pack-living coyotes rested more and travelled less than resident pairs or solitary residents or transients during winter months when the major food resource was ungulate (predominantly… CONTINUE READING

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