Table 7. The expected cost and probabilities of future population size and wildlife take under alternative management strategies for Small, Medium, Large and Unknown future population size.

Initial population
size
Management decision Future population size
(probability)
Wildlife take
(probability)
Annual cost
Small (year 1)
Medium (year 2)
Large (year 3)
Unknown (year 1)
TNR or TTVARM
TNR or TTVARM
TNR or TTVARM
TNR or TTVARM
Medium (53)
Large (80)
X-Large (59)
Large (40)
Low (95)
Mod (50.5)
High (99)
High (49.7)
Low
Moderate
High
Moderate
Small
Medium
Large
Unknown
Trap-Euthanize
Trap-Euthanize
Trap-Euthanize
Trap-Euthanize
Small (98)
Small (95)
Small (90)
Small (94.3)
Low (99)
Low (95)
Mod(50.5)
Low (85)
Low
Low
Low
Low
Small
Medium
Large
Unknown
Do Nothing
Do Nothing
Do Nothing
Do Nothing
Large (58)
Large (80)
X-Large(94)
Large (47.7)
Mod(94)
High (99)
High (99.9)
High (66.6)
Low
Low
Low
Low
Small
Medium
Large
Unknown
TNR+25% kitten removal
TNR+25% kitten removal
TNR+ 25% kitten removal
TNR+ 25% kitten removal
Small (50)
Large (77)
X-Large(54)
Large (41)
Low (96)
Mod (51)
High (98)
High (49)
Low
Moderate
Moderate
Moderate