Utility of a psychological framework for carnivore conservation

  title={Utility of a psychological framework for carnivore conservation},
  author={Neil H. Carter and Jianguo Liu and Shawn J. Riley},
  pages={525 - 535}
Abstract Conserving threatened carnivore species increasingly depends on the capacity of local people to cohabit with those species. To examine such capacity we developed a novel psychological framework for conservation in regions of the world where there are human–carnivore conflicts, and used the Endangered tiger Panthera tigris to explore the utility of this framework. Specifically, we tested three hypotheses in Chitwan National Park, Nepal, where increasing human–tiger conflicts potentially… 

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