BUTTERFLIES OF THE BIRD WORLD
- Patterns of ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapillus) pairing success in Missouri forest tracks Faaborg, John; Gentry, Robert M.; Van Horn, Michele A. // Auk (American Ornithologists Union);Jan1995, Vol. 112 Issue 1, p98
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- Red-footed booby. // Common Birds of Hawaii;2004, p2
This article presents a photograph and information on the Hawaiian bird Red-footed booby. The bird is scientifically known as Sula sula. It is 28 inches in size. It has a wingspan of up to 40 inches. The bird commonly lives in the coastal region, around sea cliffs and offshore islands. It is a...
- Common fairy-tern. // Common Birds of Hawaii;2004, p2
This article presents a photograph and information on the Hawaiian bird Common fairy-tern. The bird is scientifically known as Gygis alba. It is 12 inches in size. It has a wingspan of up to 31 inches. The bird commonly lives in the offshore region and nests in big trees in city parks. It can be...
- Linking resource matching and dispersal. Palmqvist, Eva; Lundberg, Per; Jonzen, Niclas // Evolutionary Ecology;2000, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1
Examines the effect of inter-habitat migration on the distribution of population sizes between two habitats and compares this distribution with the expected ideal free distribution. Influence of the type and asymmetry of inter-habitat migration on the interpretation of data on population...
- An armored force is on the march. Shrake, Edwin // Sports Illustrated;01/04/1971, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p52
The article describes armadillos and their migration from their Southwestern habitats to the Northeast and other regions of the U.S. It cites that the image of the armadillo is also increasingly being used as a symbol by Texas-based enterprises and by T-shirt and music album producers. The...
- BYE BYE BIRDIES. Lemonick, Michael D.; Bjerklie, David // Time International (South Pacific Edition);5/15/2006, Issue 19, p54
The article discusses the impact of global warming on the population of migratory species. Results of the Breeding Bird Survey conducted by the U.S. Geological Survey and the Christmas Bird Count conducted by the Audubon Society stated that there was a decline of approximately 50% in the number...
- Habitat selection and survival of mule deer: Tradeoffs associated with migration. Nicholson, Matthew C.; Bowyer, R. Terry; Kie, John G. // Journal of Mammalogy;May97, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p483
Examines tradeoffs related to migration and habitat selection in a population of mule deer. Association of temperatures and weekly precipitation with increased movements of deer; Sizes of home range; Maintenance of a mixed strategy for migration in mule deer populations.
- City Critters. TIGHEM, KEVIN VAN // Alberta Views;Apr2014, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p18
The article offers the author's insights on the change in wildlife habitat in Alberta for wildlife animals are moving in into the city. Topics discussed include the flights of waterfowl during winter in the big cities of Alberta, the adoption of native animals to cities as their homes due to...
- A Fine Day for Hawk Watching. Morell, Virginia // Sciences;Nov/Dec87, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p6
Relates the author's experience in hawk watching. Behavior of the hawks; Factors affecting the migration pattern of hawks; Habitat of the hawks.