New publication on Home Range Estimators now online
May 15, 2015
Global positioning system (GPS) technology for monitoring home range and movements of wildlife has resulted in prohibitively large sample sizes of locations for traditional estimators of home range. We used area-under-the-curve to explore the fit of 8 estimators of home range to data collected with both GPS and concurrent very high frequency (VHF) technology on a terrestrial mammal, the Florida panther Puma concolor coryi, to evaluate recently developed and traditional estimators.
New article published online
January 20, 2015
We recently had a summary article published online. The article reviews the efforts made by regional agencies in sampling white-tailed deer for chronic wasting disease since it was first discovered in the east in 2005.