Natal dispersal in Belding's ground squirrels (Spermophilus beldingi)

  title={Natal dispersal in Belding's ground squirrels (Spermophilus beldingi)},
  author={Kay E. Holekamp},
  journal={Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology},
Dispersal from the natal site was documented in two populations of Belding's ground squirrels (Spermophilus beldingi) living at different altitudes in the Sierra Nevada of North America. Distance dispersed and age at dispersal were monitored by a combination of observation, trapping, radio telemetry, and examination of road kills. Dispersal was sexually… CONTINUE READING