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Title:
Bobcat : master of survival
Author:
Hansen, Kevin.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Physical Description:
xvi, 212 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Foreword / Introduction -- Bobcat basics -- Whence came cats? -- missing lynx -- Wildcat turf -- Subspecies and status -- Appearance and size -- petite predator -- Anatomy of a hunter -- What's on the menu? -- Killing for a living -- From den to death -- Birth -- Growing up and leaving home -- Mating -- Death -- Bobcats at home -- Where bobcats live -- Home range -- Bobcat society -- Bobcats on the move -- From predator to pelt -- Native cultures and furbearers -- commercial fur trade -- Predator control -- predator puzzle -- CITES -- Counting bobcats -- Harvest management -- Bobcat conservation -- Human dimensions -- Afterword : Bobcats beyond -- Bibliography -- Index.
ISBN:
9780195183030
Format :
Book