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Scientific Publications


Mara Cheetah Project publications by current and past team members (bold):

Broekhuis, F. (2018). Natural and anthropogenic  drivers of cub recruitment in a large carnivore. Ecology and EvolutionIn press.

Klaassen, B. & Broekhuis, F. (2018). Living on the edge: multiscale habitat selection by cheetahs in a human-wildlife landscape. Ecology and EvolutionIn press.

Broekhuis, F., Kaelo M., Sakat, D.K. & Elliot N.B. (2018). Human-wildlife coexistence: Attitudes and behavioural intentions towards predators in the Maasai Mara, Kenya. Oryx. In press.

Madsen, E.K. & Broekhuis, F. (2018). Determining multi-species site use outside the protected areas of the Maasai Mara, Kenya, using false positive site-occupancy modeling. Oryx. In press.

Broekhuis, F., Thuo, D.N. & Hayward M.W. (2018). Feeding ecology of cheetahs in the Maasai Mara, Kenya and the potential for intra- and interspecific competitionJournal of Zoology. 304, 65-72.

Broekhuis, F., Cushman S. & Elliot N.B. (2017). Identification of human-carnivore conflict hotspots to prioritise mitigation efforts. Ecology and Evolution. 7, 10630-10639.

Broekhuis, F., Bissett, C. & Chelysheva, E.V. (2017) Field methods for visual and remote monitoring of cheetah. Cheetahs: Biology and Conservation (eds L. Marker, K.L. Boast & A. Schmidt-Küntzel). Elsevier, San Diego.

Van der Meer, E., Broekhuis, F., Chelysheva, E.V., Wykstra, M. & Davies-Mostert, H.T. (2017) Citizen science in cheetah research. Cheetahs: Biology and Conservation (eds L. Marker, K.L. Boast & A. Schmidt-Küntzel). Elsevier, San Diego.

Wachter, B., Broekhuis, F., Melzheimer, J., Horgan, J., Chelysheva, E.V. & Caro, T. (2017) Cheetah behavior. Cheetahs: Biology and Conservation (eds L. Marker, K.L. Boast & A. Schmidt-Küntzel). Elsevier, San Diego.

Durant, S.M., Mitchell, N., Groom, R., Pettorelli, N., Ipavec, A., Jacobson, A.P., Woodroffe, R., et al including Broekhuis, F. (2017). The global decline of cheetah Acinonyx jubatus and what it means for conservationProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 114, 528-533.

Broekhuis, F. & Irungu, O. (2017). Role reversal: record of cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) kleptoparasitizing a kill from a spotted hyaena (Crocuta crocuta)African Journal of Ecology.

Broekhuis, F. & Gopalaswamy, A.M. (2016). Counting Cats: Spatially Explicit Population Estimates of Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) Using Unstructured Sampling Data. PLoS ONE, 11, e0153875.

Broekhuis, F. (2015). Cat eats cat: leopard consumes an adult cheetah in the Maasai Mara Game Reserve, Kenya. CAT News 65, 33-34.