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General Technical Report

Title: California wildlife and their habitats: western Sierra Nevada

Author: Verner, Jared; Boss, Allan S., technical coordinators

Date: 1980

Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-37. Berkeley, CA: Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Exp. Stn., Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture: 439 p

Station ID: GTR-PSW-037

Description: The relationships between 355 wildlife species and their habitats are examined in a series of matrices, life history notes, and distribution maps covering 26 amphibians, 27 reptiles, 208 birds, and 94 mammals. The information is useful in identifying and evaluating the consequences of proposed land management activities-particularly those that manipulate vegetation. Although designed for use by land managers, the publication provides information useful to both professionals and lay persons interested in California wildlife.

Key Words: habitat management, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, conifer forests, annual grasslands, oak woodlands, riparian deciduous, mountain meadows, Sierra Nevada, California.

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Contents

Front Matter 52 KB
Introduction 169 KB
Birds 7.2 MB
Mammals 8.4 MB

Citation

Verner, Jared; Boss, Allan S., technical coordinators 1980. California wildlife and their habitats: western Sierra Nevada  Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-37. Berkeley, CA: Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Exp. Stn., Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture: 439 p.

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