Comparing patterns of human harvest and predation by Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx on European roe deer Capreolus capreolus in a temperate forest

@article{Krofel2013ComparingPO,
  title={Comparing patterns of human harvest and predation by Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx on European roe deer Capreolus capreolus in a temperate forest},
  author={Miha Krofel and Klemen Jerina and Franc Kljun and Ivan Kos and Hubert Potocnik and Nina Ra{\vz}en and Petra Zor and Anamarija Žagar},
  journal={European Journal of Wildlife Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={60},
  pages={11-21}
}
Human harvest is the most important mortality factor for wild ungulates in Europe and can affect several aspects of ungulate biology. There is a growing concern about possible negative side effects of human harvest. To better understand the differences between human and natural mortality, we compared the extent, age and sex structure, nutritional condition, spatial and temporal distribution of human harvest, and natural predation by the Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx on the European roe deer Capreolus… CONTINUE READING