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- Knüsel, Mara A.; Lee, Derek E.; König, Barbara; Bond, Monica L.
- Animal behaviour 2019 v.149 pp. 143-151
- Giraffa camelopardalis; adults; animal behavior; data collection; females; home range; humans; land use; males; models; pastoralism; rain; regression analysis; towns; wildlife; Tanzania
- ... Abiotic, biotic and human influences are factors that can affect animal home ranges. We calculated home range sizes of adult giraffes in the Tarangire-Manyara region of northern Tanzania (N = 132 giraffes with data collected over 6 years), and investigated correlations between home range sizes and environmental and anthropogenic factors (for a subset of N = 71 giraffes). We used a 95% kernel utili ...