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Research Article

Testing the Ideal Free Distribution Hypothesis: Moose Response to Changes in Habitat Amount

Figure 1

The ideal free distribution (IFD) hypothesis predicts that animal density in habitat is constant across a range of habitat amounts (gray dashed line). The influence of fragmentation (Frag.) on animal density results in a nonlinear response across a range of habitat amount (solid black line).

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