Do elephants prevent other African herbivores from using waterholes in the dry season?

Abstract

In some African protected areas, concerns have arisen about the influence of locally high elephant numbers on other forms of biodiversity. In arid and semi-arid savannas, surface-water resources are scarce and agonistic interactions between elephants and other herbivores have been reported at waterholes, yet surprisingly very little is known about the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10531-008-9523-0

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