Hunting as a management tool? Cougar-human conflict is positively related to trophy hunting

Abstract

Overexploitation and persecution of large carnivores resulting from conflict with humans comprise major causes of declines worldwide. Although little is known about the interplay between these mortality types, hunting of predators remains a common management strategy aimed at reducing predator-human conflict. Emerging theory and data, however, caution that… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12898-016-0098-4

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@inproceedings{Teichman2016HuntingAA, title={Hunting as a management tool? Cougar-human conflict is positively related to trophy hunting}, author={Kristine J. Teichman and Bogdan Cristescu and Chris T Darimont}, booktitle={BMC Ecology}, year={2016} }