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Table 3 The details of the patrol methods used in the returned articles relating to Patrol effectiveness in preventing wildlife crime

From: Systematic review of situational prevention methods for crime against species

Publication Patrol location Patrol area (km2) Study period Patrol methods No. of patrol unit/s No. of patrol areas No. of rangers (patrol team size) Patrol duration (days) No of patrols Distance covered by patrols
Hilborn et al. 2006 Serengeti National Park Tanzania 1957–2005 Foot
Vehicle
Leader-Williams et al. 1990 Luangwa Valley Zambia 63,000 1979–1985 Foot
Vehicle
1979: 2
1984: 4
6 3–5 5–9 781
Jachmann and Billiouw 1997 Central Luangwa Valley Zambia 14,000 1988–1995 Foot
Intelligence/ Investigative
14 6 6–10 10
Linkie et al. 2015 Kerinci Seblat National Park Indonesia 13,800 2000–2010 Foot
Vehicle
Intelligence/Investigative
Recording methods used meant it was not possible to separate foot and informant patrol records
2000: 2
2005: 6
2006: 5
2000: 2
2010: 8
4 642 8885 km
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