USGS - science for a changing world

Science Topics

Maps, Imagery, and Publications Hazards Newsroom Education Jobs Partnerships Library About USGS Podcasts/RSS

Anticipated effects of development on habitat fragmentation and movement of mammals into and out of the Schoodic District, Acadia National Park, Maine

Wildlife you see in a national park or other reserved area don't know about the park boundary. Bobcat, martens, mink, and moose need different types of living space and habitat. Development outside the park affects their ability to inhabit the park.

by Rohweder, Jason J.; De Jager, Nathan R.; and Guntenspergen, Glenn R.
U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012-5149
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Animal behavior, Biogeography, Ecology, Land use change, Mammals, Mathematical modeling, Wildlife, Wildlife biology, Parks
States or counties

Metadata as [FGDC] - [XML] - [ISO]

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
Page Contact Information: Ask USGS