DBPapers
DOI: 10.5593/SGEM2014/B51/S20.092

THE CAUSES ANALYSIS AND COLLISIONS PREVENTION OF THE WILDLIFE WITH MOTOR VEHICLES THE EASTERN PART OF THE CENTRAL REGION DISTRICT OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC

P. Smid, E. Pecharova, M. Vykouk, K. Faltova
Wednesday 1 October 2014 by Libadmin2014

References: 14th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference SGEM 2014, www.sgem.org, SGEM2014 Conference Proceedings, ISBN 978-619-7105-17-9 / ISSN 1314-2704, June 19-25, 2014, Book 5, Vol. 1, 673-680 pp

ABSTRACT
This research deals with analysis and prevention of vehicles conflicts with animals in
the Eastern part of the central region of the Czech republic. In this work various factors are taken into consideration, such as annual weather factor and weather conditions, type of vehicle, visibility in a different time of day and others. Further the work deals with possible prevention and measures for these conflicts through various means that are either currently in use but are not effective or already exist but are not used. The work will describe the effectiveness of all the means in the Czech republic that prevents conflicts. The work is mainly focused on the large animals starting with hare or fox, smaller animals are not mentioned as vehicles conflict with them are very rare and go unreported or drivers even don’t noticed them. In work will also quantified the total damage which was in conflicts.

Keywords: animal, conflict, road safety, landscape, migration, prevention