Gantchoff_Ursus_SDMs

Data files formatted to use for black bear (Ursus americanus) species distribution modeling. Data points obtained through radiotelemetry (2010-2018) in Missouri, USA. Data represents 1 location per day per individual. Data from Dec 1 to March 15 removed due to hibernation period. Female modeling: 46 individuals. Female validation: 11 individuals. Male modeling: 35 individuals. Male validation: 8 individuals. For details see: Gantchoff MG, Conlee L, Belant, JL. 2019. Conservation implications of sex-specific landscape suitability for a large generalist carnivore. Diversity and Distributions.