About the Authors

Aidan Keane

aidan.keane@ed.ac.uk

Affiliations School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, Anthropology Department, University College London, London, United Kingdom, ZSL Institute of Zoology, Regent’s Park, London, United Kingdom

Heather Gurd

Affiliations Anthropology Department, University College London, London, United Kingdom, ZSL Institute of Zoology, Regent’s Park, London, United Kingdom

Dickson Kaelo

Affiliations Anthropology Department, University College London, London, United Kingdom, ZSL Institute of Zoology, Regent’s Park, London, United Kingdom, Kenya Wildlife Conservancies Association (KWCA), P.O Box 1038 000517, Nairobi, Kenya

Mohammed Y. Said

Affiliations International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), P.O. Box 30709 00100, Nairobi, Kenya, The Center for Sustainable Drylands Ecosystems and Societies, University of Nairobi, P.O. Box 30297 00100, Nairobi, Kenya

Jan de Leeuw

Affiliations International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), P.O. Box 30709 00100, Nairobi, Kenya, World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), P.O. Box 30677 00100, Nairobi, Kenya

J. Marcus Rowcliffe

Affiliation ZSL Institute of Zoology, Regent’s Park, London, United Kingdom

Katherine Homewood

Affiliation Anthropology Department, University College London, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have read the journal's policy and the authors of this manuscript have the following competing interests: DK founded and serves as Chief Executive Officer for the Kenya Wildlife Conservancies Association (http://kwcakenya.com/page/team), an NGO which works with landowners and communities to sustainably conserve and manage wildlife and their habitat outside formal protected areas for the benefit of the people of Kenya. This did not alter the authors' adherence to PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AK HG DK MS JL MR KH. Performed the experiments: HG DK. Analyzed the data: AK. Wrote the paper: AK HG DK MS JL MR KH.