Table 3. Estimates from the literature used to inform the Wildlife Take node

Prey take per
month per cat
References Location
6.2
5.4
4.7
2.3
1.2
1.1
0.85
Lepczyk et al. 2004†
Kays and DeWan 2004
Crooks and Soule 1999†
Woods et al. 2003†
Churcher and Lawton 1987†
van Heezik et al. 2009†
Barratt 1998†
Michigan, USA
New York, USA
California, USA
Great Britain
Great Britain
New Zealand
Australia
3
36
Rounded mean per month
Annual mean
†homeowner survey