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Table 1 Behavioural classifications associated with GPS fixes and nocturnal resting periods

From: Behaviour-time budget and functional habitat use of a free-ranging European badger(Meles meles)

Time Fix number Habitat type Walking Trotting Snuffling Resting Notes
23:21:08 1 woodland 3 min 30 s (72.4%) 36 s (12.5%) 43 s (15.1%) 0 s (0.0%) Left sett. ‘Trip 1’
23:32:06 2 pasture 1 min 41 s (34.7%) 1 min 44 s (35.6%) 1 min 27 s (29.7%) 0 s (0.0%) Moved into pasture
23:37:00 3 woodland 1 min 25 s (29.9%) 28 s (10.1%) 2 min 51 s (60.1%) 0 s (0.0%) Returned to woodland.
        Trip 1 distance travelled:
        475.80 m, collar temperature
        (mean ±SD): 9.5°C ± 6.4°C
23:37:00 to    9 min 25 s (35.2%) 15 s (1.0%) 4 min 23 s (16.4%) 12 min 43 s (47.5%) Re-entered sett.
00:05:47        Nocturnal resting period.
        Collar temperature:
        16.3°C ± 9.9°C
00:05:47, 4, woodland 19 min 11 s (44.9%) 6 min 5 s (14.2%) 14 min 16 s (33.4%) 3 min 13 s (7.5%) Left sett. Tracked down
00:11:29, 5,       and up the valley through
00:16:15, 6,       woodland. ‘Trip 2’
00:21:07, 7,       
00:26:08, 8,       
00:30:55, 9,       
00:35:47, 10,       
00:41:22, 11,       
00:50:07 12,       
01:02:04 13 arable 2 min 27 s (53.8%) 1 min 45 s (38.4%) 21 s (7.8%) 0 s (0.0%) Moved across pasture to
        arable land
01:13:35 14 pasture 15 s (5.2%) 3 s (1.2%) 4 min 39 s (93.6%) 0 s (0.0%) Re-visited pasture. High
        classification of snuffling
01:18:35 15 woodland 55 s (19.1%) 44 s (15.1%) 3 min 11 s (65.8%) 0 s (0.0%) Returned to woodland.
        Trip 2 distance travelled:
        1.62 km, Collar temperature:
        9.8°C ± 7.6°C
01:18:35 to    4 min 58 s (31.6%) 31 s (3.3%) 5 min 35 s (35.5%) 4 min 40 s (29.6%) Entered a sett, possibly
01:34:11        an outlier. Nocturnal
        resting period. Collar
        temperature: 13.5°C ± 13.4°C
01:34:11, 16, woodland 3 min 16 s (33.7%) 33 s (5.8%) 2 min 12 s (22.8%) 3 min 40 s (37.8%) Left sett. Moved
01:39:24 17       back to the original point
        of emergence. ‘Trip 3’, distance
        travelled: 187.47 m, Collar
        temperature: 23.0°C
01:39:24 to    9 min 6 s (30.5%) 2 s (0.1%) 3 min 47 s (12.7%) 16 min 54 s (56.7%) Re-entered a sett.
02:10:27        Nocturnal resting period.
        Collar temperature:
        25.7°C ± 2.5°C
02:10:27 18 woodland 17 s (7.4%) 0 s (0.0%) 25 s (10.4%) 3 min 19 s (82.2%) Briefly emerged, before
        returning to the sett.
  1. Classified 2 min 30 s before and after each GPS fix.