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Harvesting of large mammals is usually not random, and directional selection has been identified as the main cause of rapid evolution. However, select...Read more
Surveillance of wildlife diseases poses considerable logistical challenges compared to that of humans or livestock. Citizen science can enable broader...Read more
1. Emerging wildlife diseases often comeswith negative cultural and economic impact. Limiting disease spread is a recurrent goal and challenge, but th...Read more
International policy for the management of wildlife disease(s) plays an important role for concerted action, and changes to policy should be evidence-...Read more
Hunting and culling are frequently used to combat infectious wildlife diseases. The aim is to markedly lower population density in order to limit dise...Read more
Human harvesting has a large impact on natural populations and may cause undesirable life-history changes. In wild ungulate populations, unrestricted ...Read more
There is a growing theoretical basis for the role of predation risk as a driver of trophic interactions, conceptualized as the 'ecology of fear'. Howe...Read more