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Management and Conservation
Article first published online: 24 JAN 2013
Copyright © The Wildlife Society, 2013
The Journal of Wildlife Management
Volume 77, Issue 3, pages 545–554, April 2013
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Reynolds, J. C., Richardson, S. M., Rodgers, B. J. E. and Rodgers, O. R. K. (2013), Effective control of non-native American mink by strategic trapping in a river catchment in mainland Britain. The Journal of Wildlife Management, 77: 545–554. doi: 10.1002/jwmg.500
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- Issue published online: 25 MAR 2013
- Article first published online: 24 JAN 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 17 SEP 2012
- Manuscript Received: 14 SEP 2011
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