2021 journal article

Growth and reproduction by young urban and rural black bears

JOURNAL OF MAMMALOGY, 102(4), 1165–1173.

author keywords: black bears; litter size; mast production; primiparity; reproductive ecology; urban wildlife; Ursus americanus
TL;DR: It is hypothesize that reproduction by 2-year-old bears is linked to the availability of anthropogenic food sources associated with urban environments and urban bear populations may be source populations for surrounding, rural areas. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
15. Life on Land (Web of Science)
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Added: September 7, 2021