ERIC Number: EJ433557
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
A Practical Technique for Measuring the Behavior of Foraging Animals.
Smith, Rosemary J.; Brown, Joel S.
American Biology Teacher, v53 n4 p236-42 Apr 1991
An indirect procedure that uses the foraging behavior of animals at experimental food patches to address questions in animal behavior is discussed. Suggested projects that include the concepts of predation risk, harvest rates and metabolic costs, missed opportunity costs, and competition are described. (KR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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