Puma responses to close approaches by researchers

@inproceedings{Sweanor2005PumaRT,
  title={Puma responses to close approaches by researchers},
  author={Linda L. Sweanor and Kenneth A. Logan and Maurice G. Hornocker},
  year={2005}
}
Abstract We documented behaviors that wild pumas (Puma concolor) exhibited when approached by researchers during a 10-year study of a puma population in New Mexico. We approached and visually observed responses of 75 radiocollared pumas on 251 occasions and 7 noncollared pumas on 5 occasions. These pumas seldom had contact with people, except in the context of puma research activities. Pumas we approached included adult females with nursing (n=71) and weaned (n=46) cubs, solitary independent… 

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