New study looks at ways to cut roadkill numbers for small and medium-sized mammals

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 00:00 in Paleontology & Archaeology

A study of a stretch of highway in Quebec looks at the effect of road fencing and underground passages on the number of roadkill deaths of small and medium-sized mammals. The study found that roadkill numbers were higher at the ends of road fences, suggesting that they are not long enough to prevent animals from crossing busy roadways.

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