American Predator


Callahan examines the chilling, nightmarish mind of a relentless killer– and the limitations of traditional law enforcement

He buried "kill kits"– cash, weapons, and body-disposal tools– in remote locations across the country and over the course of fourteen years would fly to a city, rent a car, and drive thousands of miles in order to use his kits

Callahan examines the chilling, nightmarish mind of a relentless killer– and the limitations of traditional law enforcement. — adapted from jacket

Bythotrephes cederstroemii Schoedler, a predatory freshwater zooplankter (Crustacea: Cladocera), was first found in the Laurentian Great Lakes in December 1984. The first individuals were from Lake Huron, followed in 1985 with records from Lakes Erie and …

Understanding the role of interactions between intrinsic feedback loops and external climatic forces is one of the central challenges within the field of population ecology. For rodent dynamics, the seasonal structure of the environment necessitates changes between two …

Mottled Ducks (Anas fulvigula) are widely distributed in southeastern coastal marshes, as are American Alligators (Alligator mississippiensis). Although the alligator has been noted to prey upon Mottled Ducks, evidence of Mottled Duck consumption is rare in numerous …

In Ireland, the UK and Italy, the invasive North American grey squirrel, Sciurus carolinensis, threatens the survival of the Eurasian red squirrel, Sciurus vulgaris, as the effects of competition and disease almost inevitably lead to total replacement of red squirrel …

Flee-inducing alarm calls often communicate information about the type of predator and the danger associated with it. Less is known about how approach-inducing mob calls encode this information. We studied the mob calls of the American Crow to determine whether these …

Like many lobsters and crayfish, the American lobster Homarus americanus exhibits an ontogenetic shift from a strong, apparently predator reinforced association with sheltering habitats early in life to an increasingly wide ranging existence as it grows. At least in part …

In recent years mule (Odocoileus hemionus) and black-tailed (O. h. columbianus) deer appear to have declined in many areas of the western United States and Canada, causing concern for population welfare and continued uses of the deer resource. Causes of the …

Although cannibalism occurs commonly in many freshwater fishes, stomach contents analysis indicates that it is inhibited in the cichlid Cichla ocellaris, an abundant and well known predator in South American river systems. The selective advantages maintaining …

Patterns of feeding in a population of Heliaster helianthus (Lamarck), a common and dominant species of starfish indigenous to the Pacific South American coast, were investigated in an intertidal habitat in central Peru from October 1986 to April 1987. The H …

Diets of dabbling ducks (Anas: Anatidae) usually have been recorded only with respect to taxonomic composition and not prey size. Interspecific diet overlap thus has been termed large. However, using published taxonomic diet lists for seven species of ducks …

American Predator

Israel Keys was a predator who struck all over the United States


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