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Type: journalArticle
Title: Red in tooth and claw: how top predators shape terrestrial ecosystems
Authors: Johnson, C.N.
Year: 2010
Citation: Volume: 79
Issue: 4
Abstract: Top predators are increasingly recognized as important regulators of ecosystem structure. Elmhagen et al. in this issue show how a recolonizing population of lynx in Finland is in the process of imposing control of the abundance of a mesopredator, the red fox and relaxing predation pressure on a prey species. Their study shows how ecological restoration programs could use the power of top predators to limit mesopredator populations and control total predation pressure on prey species.
Zotero ID: VFEN6HAG
URL: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1365-2656.2010.01706.x/abstract
URL: http://www.lsln.net.au/jspui/handle/1/12884
ISSN: 1365-2656
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2010.01706.x
Journal Title: Journal of Animal Ecology
Geo Location: none
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