The influence of environmental and physiological factors on the litter size of wild boar (Sus scrofa) in an agriculture dominated area in Germany.

@article{Frauendorf2016TheIO,
  title={The influence of environmental and physiological factors on the litter size of wild boar (Sus scrofa) in an agriculture dominated area in Germany.},
  author={Magali Frauendorf and Friederike Geth{\"o}ffer and Ursula Siebert and Oliver Keuling},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2016},
  volume={541},
  pages={877-882}
}
The wild boar population has increased enormously in all of Europe over the last decades and caused problems like crop damage, transmission of diseases, and vehicle accidents. Therefore, it is necessary to investigate the underlying causes of this increase in order to be able to manage populations effectively. The purpose of this study was to analyse how… CONTINUE READING