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Table 2 Direction (+ positive, − negative) and confidence interval overlap with zero for parameter estimates from substantially supported ΔAICc models for cougar-human conflict in British Columbia, Canada

From: Hunting as a management tool? Cougar-human conflict is positively related to trophy hunting

Region Sex Nt0 Nt1 Nt2 D D2 Ht0 Ht1 Ht2
Cariboo Male     + + ‒ ‒ +* +*   
  Female     +    
Kootenay Male ‒*      +*   
  Female ‒*    ‒*‒* +* + *    
Lower Mainland SW Male       +* +* + * ‒ ‒
  Female     +* ‒*    
Thompson Okanagan Male     +* ‒* +*   
  Female     +* ‒* +* + * ‒*
Vancouver Island Male       +* +* + * +* + *
  Female ‒*      +* + *   
  1. Estimates for which confidence intervals did not overlap zero have an asterisk. No reporting of coefficients refers to the specific variable(s) not being included in supported models
  2. D human density, H t0 human hunting pressure, H t1 Human hunting pressure (lag 1), H t2 human hunting pressure (lag 2), N t0 NDVI, N t1 NDVI (lag 1), N t2 NDVI (lag 2)