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Table 2 Summary of estimated home range sizes (in ha) for adult Mojave desert tortoises in the greater Ivanpah Valley Area. Estimates were made using autocorrelated kernel density estimators in R package ctmm. Tortoises that encountered fences are included in a separate row. Minimum and maximum values are not displayed when only one tortoise from a site had sufficient data for that year

From: Using movement to inform conservation corridor design for Mojave desert tortoise

Site 2016 2017 2018
Min Median Max Min Median Max Min Median Max
McCullough Pass 4.03 17.56 259.43 2.95 12.53 100.76 2.20 14.15 43.26
Sheep Mountain 21.43 50.50 190.35 18.05 30.49 250.43 21.28 46.64 355.86
Silver State 17.39 21.90 54.63 13.36 24.50 187.36 15.78 24.0 102.49
Silver State (fence) 25.85 35.85 44.31 3.12 35.40 46.25 6.05 28.62 100.23
Stateline Pass     13.40 46.86 102.31 25.13 39.83 169.01
ISEGS North     27.97 43.64 52.51 16.12 55.09 111.79
Mesquite Valley     20.32 151.27 184.83 44.83 117.78 230.61
Nipton      17.26   5.23 11.95 55.12
Eldorado Valley        10.05 35.22 409.80
ISEGS South        17.23 38.54 91.00
ISEGS South (fence)         51.17  
Southpah        3.73 29.99 200.07