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Title: Eurasian lynx: how our computer model highlighted the best site for restoring this wild cat to Scotland
Author(s): Ovenden, Tom
Keywords: conservation
computer modelling
UK wildlife
Issue Date: 3-Apr-2019
Publisher: The Conversation Trust
Citation: Ovenden T (2019) Eurasian lynx: how our computer model highlighted the best site for restoring this wild cat to Scotland. The Conversation. 03.04.2019.
Abstract: First paragraph: Though it can still be found in the forests of Europe, the Eurasian lynx has not been seen in the UK for more than 1,000 years. This medium-sized wild cat with its distinctive pointy ears was driven to extinction during the medieval period, thanks to low numbers of its preferred prey, roe deer, as well as a disappearing habitat and excessive hunting. But recently the Lynx UK Trust has argued strongly for its reintroduction.
Type: Newspaper/Magazine Article
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Affiliation: Biological and Environmental Sciences

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