Human–Wildlife Interactions (HWI) is the only scientific journal dedicated specifically to publishing manuscripts that report research, management case studies, and policy perspectives designed to enhance the professional management of human–wildlife conflicts. HWI is an open-access journal published 3 times per year.

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Volume 17, Issue 1 (2023)


Letters from the Editor

Research Articles/Notes


Human Fatalities Resulting from Wild Pig Attacks Worldwide: 2000–2019
John J. Mayer, James E. Garabedian, and John C. Kilgo


Sea-ice Conditions Predict Polar Bear Land Use around Military Installations in Alaska
Eric V. Regehr, Kristin L. Laidre, Todd C. Atwood, Harry L. Stern, and Benjamin Cohen


Tradeoffs May Counteract Effects of Telecommunication Towers on Osprey Nesting
Gage R. Barnes, Kate G. Slankard, John B. Hewlett, and Andrea K. Darracq


Do Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) Practices Contribute to Human–Coyote Conflicts in Southern California?
Danielle M. Bucklin, Jennifer M. Shedden, Niamh M. Quinn, Robert Cummings, and Paul Stapp

Management Case Studies


Grizzly Bears and Humans at Alpine Moth Sites in Wyoming, USA
Erika A. Nunlist, Dan Tyers, Andrew Pils, and Bok F. Sowell


Human–Black Bear Interactions and Public Attitudinal Changes in an Urban Ordinance Zone
Mark A. Barrett, Sarah E. Barrett, David J. Telesco, and Michael A. Orlando


Habituated, Tolerant, or Salt-conditioned Mountain Goats and Human Safety
Richard B. Harris, Kurt Aluzas, Laura Balyx, Jami Belt, Joel Berger, Mark Biel, Tonya Chilton-Radandt, Steeve D. Côté, Julie Cunningham, Adam Ford, Patti Happe, Chad P. Lehman, Kim Poole, Clifford G. Rice, Kirk Safford, Wesley Sarmento, and Laura Wolf



A Critical Look at Wild Pig Elimination: Myths and Facts
Kim M. Pepin, Travis L. Guerrant, Jeremiah L. Psiropoulos, Jeanine T. Neskey, John M. Tomeček, Michael J. Bodenchuk, and Janean L. Romines


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