Do pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) perceive roads as a predation risk

@inproceedings{Gavin2006DoP,
  title={Do pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) perceive roads as a predation risk},
  author={S. D. GavinS.D. Gavin and P. E. KomersP.E. Komers},
  year={2006}
}
The risk–disturbance hypothesis proposes that organisms respond to generalized threat stimuli; therefore, human disturbances that elicit these behaviours will cause individuals to behave similarly to avoid a natural predator. Studies have shown that pronghorn antelope, Antilocapra americana (Ord, 1815), are influenced by human disturbances. We examined several intensities of human activity and distance from disturbances as indicators of risk perception in pronghorns. We investigated whether… CONTINUE READING

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