Sunday, 22 June 2014

Saving Africa's wild dogs -- with urine

Date:
June 20, 2014

Source:
The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Summary:
The endangered African wild dog is increasingly coming into conflict with humans, partly because it is difficult to fence them out. But research shows that an unusual approach to keeping them away from people and livestock may offer hope. Promising experiments show that scent marking is more effective as a barrier than fences.


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