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Red squirrel demography and behaviour in a managed interior Douglas-fir forest of British Columbia Herbers, Jim R.

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I examined the affect of logging intensity and pattern on the North American red squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) by measuring density and demography from zero to four years after logging, and by measuring territory size, habitat use, and behaviour of individual animals from three to five years after logging. This study was done in an interior Douglas-fir forest (IDF) near Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada. Patterns of tree removal ranged from small patch cuts (

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