Movements and source–sink dynamics of a Masai giraffe metapopulation

  title={Movements and source–sink dynamics of a Masai giraffe metapopulation},
  author={Derek E. Lee and D. Bolger},
  journal={Population Ecology},
Spatial variation in habitat quality and anthropogenic factors, as well as social structure, can lead to spatially structured populations of animals. Demographic approaches can be used to improve our understanding of the dynamics of spatially structured populations and help identify subpopulations critical for the long-term persistence of regional metapopulations. We provide a regional metapopulation analysis to inform conservation management for Masai giraffes (Giraffa camelopardalis… 

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