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Residency and movement patterns of wintering Dunlin in the Willamette Valley of Oregon

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Residency and movement patterns of wintering Dunlin in the Willamette Valley of Oregon; 2002; Article; Journal; Condor; Sanzenbacher, P. M.; Haig, S. M.

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In the winters of 1998-1999 and 1999-2000, we tracked 67 radio-marked Dunlin (Calidris alpina) throughout the complex agricultural landscape of the Willamette Valley of Oregon. Individual birds were tracked across 8-week sampling periods and indicated a high degree of regional fidelity throughout the three winter sampling periods. Birds exhibited varied degrees of fidelity to specific wetland sites and were detected at an average of nine different sites. Distances traveled within the region were extensive and greatest during late winter. Females ranged farther from capture sites than males, and movement from capture sites for all birds was greatest during late winter. Mean home-range size (95% minimum convex polygons) of birds was [...]

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