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dc.contributor.authorHorback, Kristina Marie
dc.contributor.authorMiller, Lance J.
dc.contributor.authorAndrews, Jeffrey
dc.contributor.authorKuczaj, Stanley Abraham
dc.contributor.authorAnderson, Matthew J.
dc.date.accessioned2020-11-06T23:16:14Z
dc.date.available2020-11-06T23:16:14Z
dc.date.issued2012
dc.identifier.issn1681591
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.applanim.2012.09.010
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/759
dc.description.abstractThe use of tracking devices (e.g., VHF radio collars, GPS collars, ear transmitters) enables researchers to assess activity budgets, species-specific movement patterns, effects of environmental enrichment, and exercise levels in zoo animals….The present study examined solitary and social behavior rates, as well as overall activity budgets, in eight African elephants living at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Escondido, CA, USA....
dc.language.isoen
dc.relation.urihttp://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0168159112002754
dc.rightsCopyright © 2012 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
dc.subjectTRACKING
dc.subjectRESEARCH
dc.subjectLOCOMOTION
dc.subjectENVIRONMENTAL ENRICHMENT
dc.subjectZOOS
dc.subjectSAFARI PARK
dc.subjectAFRICAN ELEPHANTS
dc.subjectSOCIAL BEHAVIOR
dc.subjectFITNESS
dc.subjectSAN DIEGO
dc.subjectTECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATIONS
dc.titleThe effects of GPS collars on African elephant (Loxodonta africana) behavior at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park
dc.typeArticle
dc.source.journaltitleApplied Animal Behaviour Science
dc.source.volume142
dc.source.issue2-Jan
dc.source.beginpage76
dc.source.endpage81
html.description.abstractThe use of tracking devices (e.g., VHF radio collars, GPS collars, ear transmitters) enables researchers to assess activity budgets, species-specific movement patterns, effects of environmental enrichment, and exercise levels in zoo animals….The present study examined solitary and social behavior rates, as well as overall activity budgets, in eight African elephants living at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Escondido, CA, USA....


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