Robust monitoring of the Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx in the Slovak Carpathians reveals lower numbers than officially reported

@article{Kubala2017RobustMO,
  title={Robust monitoring of the Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx in the Slovak Carpathians reveals lower numbers than officially reported},
  author={Jakub Kubala and Peter Smolko and Fridolin Zimmermann and Robin Rigg and Branislav T{\'a}m and Tom{\'a}{\vs} Iľko and Danilo Foresti and Christine Breitenmoser-W{\"u}rsten and Rudolf Kropil and Urs Breitenmoser},
  journal={Oryx},
  year={2017},
  volume={53},
  pages={548 - 556}
}
Abstract The Eurasian lynx Lynx lynx population in the Carpathian Mountains is considered to be one of the best preserved and largest in Europe and hence is a source for past and current reintroduction projects in central Europe. However, its status in Slovakia has been reported to the European Commission on the basis of hunters´ reports and expert estimates that have never been validated by a robust scientific approach. We conducted the first camera-trapping surveys to estimate the density of… 

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