Carnivores living near people feast on human food, threatening ecosystems

Researchers collected bone and fur samples from almost 700 carnivores across four Great Lakes states (top) to compare their diets to the extent of human development, which varied from minimal to urban sprawl (bottom). Credit: (Left to Right): Flickr/Tambako the Jaguar/Renee Grayson and Wikimedia Commons/United States National Park Service/United States Fish and Wildlife Service. Ecologists […]