USGS ASC - Yukon Kuskokwim River Delta - Birds - 1992-2002

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2 May 2017
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Description

We investigated the underlying processes affecting bird population dynamics by collection and analysis of demographic data from 3 sites on the Yukon Kuskokwim (1991-2004) for 29 site-years. We examined variation in components of reproduction, tested hypotheses about the influence of specific ecological factors on life-history variables, and investigated their relative contributions to local population dynamics.

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Grand, J. B. and P. L. Flint. 1996. Nesting success of northern pintails on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska. Condor 98:820-824. [Details] Flint, P. L. 2003. Incubation behavior of Greater Scaup on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta. Wildfowl 54:71-79. [Details] Flint, P. L. and J. B. Grand. 1999. Incubation behavior of spectacled eiders. Condor 101:413-416. [Details] Lastly, the borough for these data should be Wade Hampton. Bethel can be the location, and then Wade Hampton for the Borough.

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Geographic Coverage

Yukon - Kuskokwim River Delta, Alaska, USA.

Bounding Coordinates South West [58.217, -166.201], North East [63.509, -155.215]

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