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Ecology of the coyote in the Yellowstone.

Adolph Murie

Ecology of the coyote in the Yellowstone.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coyote.,
  • Zoology -- Yellowstone National Park.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 148-149.

    StatementBy Adolph Murie.
    SeriesFauna of the national parks of the United States. Fauna series -- no. 4, U.S. Dept. of the Interior. Conservation bulletin -- no. 4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 206 p.
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22935991M

      Reintroducing wolves is only effective at large scales It is a rule in ecology that big animals outcompete little animals. Sometimes the big animals kill the little animals, sometimes the big animals eat the little animals, and sometimes the big animals drive the little animals out of one territory and into another, safer one.   Wild Mammals of Wyoming and Yellowstone National Park provides the scholar, conservationist, and interested lay reader with information on the state's wild mammalian species from grizzly bears to pygmy shrews. It describes the history of mammalogy in Wyoming, the zoogeography of Wyoming mammals, and the prehistoric mammals of : University of California Press.


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The marmot is a natural coyote food and in some localities makes up an important part of the coyote diet. On the high ranges occupied by bighorn in Teton National Forest, where marmots are plentiful, they form the main item in the coyote diet.

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It covers several trips made by the author into Yellowstone between and Official record of certain predatory mammals destroyed in Yellowstone National Park 1. Fauna of the National Parks of the United States: Ecology of the Coyote in the Yellowstone (), by Adolph Murie (illustrated HTML at National Park Service) Items below (if.

InMurie conducted a study of coyotes in Yellowstone National Park, published as Ecology of the Coyote in Yellowstone. This book set off a storm of controversy within the Service, and represents one of the first studies published that argued against the Service's long tradition of predator tion: Author, ecologist, forester, wildlife.

The Ecological Role of Coyotes on Yellowstone’s Northern Range Spring Adolph Murie’s pioneering work on the ecology of coyotes (Canis latrans) in Yellowstone National Park, published inwas a landmark of predator re- search in North America.

Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): ersitylibrary (external link)Cited by: Early wildlife conditions in Yellowstone Comparison of the primitive and present wildlife status Predator control. CHAPTER II. POPULATION AND MORTALITY.

Numbers of coyotes Movements of coyotes out of park Coyote mortality and natural controls. CHAPTER III. HABITS. Behavior at carrion Caching Coyote-raven relationships Coyote-magpie. Yellowstone's coyotes (Canis latrans) are among the largest coyotes in the United States; adults average about 30 lbs.

and some weigh around 40 canid (member of the dog family) stands less than two feet tall and varies in color from gray to tan with sometimes a reddish tint to its coat.

This is because the coyote acts as a secondary consumers, directly consuming small animals like door mice whose populations are regulated by the coyotes. Looking at the ecosystem as a whole, certain species (mostly small rodent species) would experience increased competition for food, space, etc.

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Secure packaging for safe delivery. Dealer. Follow Books, Maps & Manuscripts. Coyotes keep rodent and rabbit populations in check. Rodents and lagomorphs (rabbits and hares) are important food items for coyotes, often making up more than half of the dry weight of prey items found in scats (Fedriani et al., ; Morey et al., ).

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When the grey wolf was reintroduced into the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem inthere was only one beaver colony in the park, said Doug Smith, a wildlife biologist in charge of the Yellowstone Wolf Project.

Today, the park is home to nine beaver colonies, with the promise of more to come, as the reintroduction of wolves continues to astonish biologists with a ripple of direct and Author: Brodie Farquhar. Most ecological studies of coyotes are of short duration and studies are generally never repeated, thus the opportunity to compare changes in coyote (Canis latrans Say, ) ecology over time is compared coyote home ranges, activity patterns, age, and diet at the Welder Wildlife Refuge in south Texas between – and – (25 years later).Cited by:   Murie, Adolph ().

Fauna of the National Parks of the United States-Ecology of the Coyote in the Yellowstone National Park (Report). U.S. Department of the Interior. Ripple, W; Beschta R: “Wolves and the Ecology of Fear: Can Predation Risk Structure”, page“Bioscience”, Vol.

54 No. Urbigkit, Cat (). Coyotes in Yellowstone National Park Coyotes and gray wolves have coexisted in western North America for a very long time, but gray wolves were driven to near extinction in the U.S.

by the s. For 70+ years, coyotes lived in the absence of wolves in Wyoming’s Yellowstone National Park until wolves were gradually reintroduced into the park. Fiction and nonfiction books about coyotes - animal fiction, animal fantasy, xenofiction, natural history, nature, etc.

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Paul Paquet on Coyote Emotions. Paul Paquet of Project Coyote’s Science Advisory Board discusses some of the emotions and behaviors displayed by coyotes. Length: COYOTE ECOLOGY & BEHAVIOR. Coyotes (Canis latrans) are intelligent and can be found throughout North and Central America, thriving in major urban areas as well as in remote wilderness.

This adaptability helped coyotes resist widespread efforts early in the s to exterminate them in the West, including Yellowstone National Park, where other mid-size and large carnivores such as cougars and wolves. Fauna of the national parks of the United States.: Ecology of the coyote in the Yellowstone / By Adolph Murie.

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Johnsgard. University Press of Colorado, Arapahoe Avenue, Suite C, Boulder, Colorado USA. pages, USD, Paper. The beautiful portrait of a coyote on the cover of Yellowstone Wildlifeimmediately captured my atten.

We examined the influence of intrinsic (age, sex, and social status) and extrinsic (snow depth, snowpack hardness, temperature, available ungulate carcass biomass) factors in relation to time–activity budgets of coyotes (Canis latrans) in Yellowstone National Park, observed 54 coyotes (49 residents from 5 packs, plus 5 transients) for h from January to June Cited by:   Yellowstone Cougars examines the effect of wolf restoration on the cougar population in Yellowstone National Park—one of the largest national parks in the American West.

No other study has ever specifically addressed the theoretical and practical aspects of competition between large carnivores in North : University Press of Colorado. Yellowstone's coyotes (Canis latrans) are among the largest coyotes in the United States; adults average about 30 pounds (13–14 kg).

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However, extinct coyote-like mtDNA sequences have been described in –yr-old canid remains from Quebec (Rutledge et al.

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Fauna of the National Parks of the United States-Ecology of the Coyote in the Yellowstone National Park (Report). U.S. Department of the Interior. Schullery, Paul, ed. The Yellowstone Wolf-A Guide and Sourcebook. Worland, WY: High Plains Publishing.

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