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Food habits and feeding behavior

  • Reference: Renecker, L. A., and C. C. Schwartz. 1997. Food habits and feeding behavior. Pages 403-440 [In] Franzmann, A. W., and C. C. Schwartz, editors. Ecology and management of the North American moose. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D. C.
  • Audiences: Wildlife Manager
  • Authors: Lyle A Renecker, Charles C. Schwartz
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  • GMUs or Areas: 15
  • Keywords: moose, Alces alces, forage strategy, ruminant physiology, body size, Bell-Jarman Principle, forage availability, sociability, food habits, biomass, snow, selectivity, movements, landscape, bite rate, browsing diameter, thermoregulation
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  • Primary Authors: Lyle A Renecker
  • Programs: Kenai Moose Research Center
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  • Publication Types: Book, Journal Article/External Publication
  • Regions: Region II - Southcentral Alaska
  • Species: Moose
  • Species Categories: Big Game, Mammals, Ungulates
  • Title: Food habits and feeding behavior
  • Topics: Disease, Health, and Nutrition, Habitat, Research, Physiology, Behavioral Ecology, Diet
  • Year: 1997

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