Knowledge about Big Cats Matters: Insights for Management


Jaguar (Panthera onca) and puma (Puma concolor) populations are declining in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest because of habitat loss, depletion of prey, and human persecution. People living in proximity to big cats can affect... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Monica Engel (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
  2. Jerry Vaske (colorado state university)
  3. Silvio Marchini (University of Sao Paulo)
  4. Alistair Bath (Memorial University of Newfoundland)

Topic Areas

Topics: Engaging with the Public , Topics: Human-Wildlife Conflict , Topics: Cognitive Research (Values, Attitudes, Behaviors)


D1-3C » Tolerance, Emotions and Risk Perceptions (15:30 - Tuesday, 9th January, Omatako 2)

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