Masters ThesisSperry, David M.I examined the effect of forest buffer width and nest site characteristics on the nest survival of forest birds on Prince of Wales Island, Alaska. During 2002 and 2003, a total of 164 nests of three closed cup (Chestnut-backed Chickadee (Parus rufesce . . .
Masters ThesisWeintraub, KellyThe tricolored blackbird (Agelaius tricolor) is considered a Bird of Conservation concern by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and a Bird Species of Special Concern by the State of California due to dramatic and on-going population declines likely ca . . .
Technical ReportExperimental assessment of taste aversion conditioning on Steller’s Jays to provide potential short-term improvement of nest survival of Marbled Murrelets in northern CaliforniaGolightly, Richard TExcessive predation on eggs of Marbled Murrelets has been linked to poor recruitment of young into the murrelet population, especially in the California, Oregon and Washington populations. Corvids have been implicated as the most influential egg preda . . .