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Leopards in India’s Human Populated Areas Not Conflict Animals: Study

Defending leopards in human populated areas as not necessarily or always “stray” or “conflict” animals, a GPS-based study in India said they are good-natured residents with strategies to thrive in these areas. The study, which observed the secret lives of these big cats, suggests that policy makers need to rethink India’s leopard management strategies, saying they apply tactics to avoid ...

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First GPS Study in India Says Leopards in Human Areas not ‘Conflict’ Animals

The first GPS-based study of leopards in India revealed that leopards in human areas are not always "stray" or "conflict" animals but residents with strategies to thrive in human dominated areas. The study, which delved into the secret lives of these big cats, suggests that policy makers need to rethink India’s leopard management strategies. The findings showed that leopards apply ...

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