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Rapid bird surveys on the Lower Colorado River conducted by the US Geological Survey and the US Bureau of Reclamation 2007-2008

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2007
End Date
2009

Summary

The data are contained in a Microsoft Excel workbook that describes a sampling plan designed for the Bureau of Reclamation for selected riparian birds occurring along the Colorado River from Lake Mead to the southerly International Boundary with Mexico. The goals of the sampling plan were to estimate long-term trends in abundance and investigate habitat relationships especially in new habitat being created by the Bureau of Reclamation. The initial objective was to design a plan for the Gila Woodpecker (Melanerpes uropygialis), Arizona Bell’s Vireo (Vireo bellii arizonae), Sonoran Yellow Warbler (Dendroica petechia sonorana), Summer Tanager (Piranga rubra), Gilded Flicker (Colaptes chrysoides), and Vermilion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus [...]

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FRE00646.xml
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Purpose

The goal was to assess effects of habitat conservation measures on the selected species.

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  • Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center (FRESC)

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