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Table 3 Pearson correlations of all variables examined in this study with PTs of wildcats ( n = 39)

From: Monitoring European wildcat Felis silvestris populations using scat surveys in central Spain: are population trends related to wild rabbit dynamics or to landscape features?

Variable Wildcat PTs
Months between samplings 0.03
Pastureland cover 0.15
Cropland cover 0
Scrubland cover −0.22
Forest cover −0.04
Urban cover −0.16
Roughness index −0.15
Number of watercourses −0.12
PCA factor 1 −0.07
PCA factor 2 −0.16
Rabbit population trends −0.05
  1. No correlation was significant. PCA, principal component analysis.