Human, domestic animal, Caracal (Caracal caracal), and other wildlife species interactions in a Mediterranean forest landscape

@article{nal2019HumanDA,
  title={Human, domestic animal, Caracal (Caracal caracal), and other wildlife species interactions in a Mediterranean forest landscape},
  author={Yasin {\"U}nal and Burak K. Pekin and Idris Oğurlu and Halil S{\"u}el and Ahmet Faik Koca},
  journal={European Journal of Wildlife Research},
  year={2019},
  volume={66}
}
  • Y. Ünal, B. Pekin, A. Koca
  • Published 14 December 2019
  • Environmental Science
  • European Journal of Wildlife Research
Presence of humans and domestic animal species are a common threat to wildlife in protected areas. Wildlife habitat has a particularly strong human presence in the Mediterranean Basin where human population density is high. However, relatively little is known on the interaction and impact of humans on wildlife in much of the Mediterranean region. In this study, we recorded the interactions among several important wildlife species, humans, and domestic animals in a forested Mediterranean… 
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