Nutria Survivorship, Movement Patterns, and Home Ranges

@inproceedings{NolfoClements2009NutriaSM,
  title={Nutria Survivorship, Movement Patterns, and Home Ranges},
  author={Lauren E. Nolfo-Clements},
  year={2009}
}
Abstract Sixteen Myocastor coypus (Nutria) were implanted with radiotransmitters and monitored on a freshwater floating marsh. Mortality and/or transmitter failure was high, with 5 transmitters failing or being destroyed through predation within 3 days of release. Predation mortality was common, with an additional 5 transmitters recovered from carcasses within 35 days of implantation. The remaining 6 animals survived for a mean of 182 days. After removing first movement distances from the… 
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