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Pacific Southwest Research Station
Pacific Southwest
Research Station

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Albany, CA 94710-0011
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Research Topics

Wildlife & Fish: Bird Monitoring

Partners in Flight Monitoring and Inventory Working Group Meetings and Announcements:
Upcoming Meetings - no information at this time

Minutes and Information from Past Meetings
  • April 27, 2000: The Monitoring and Inventory Working Group held a meeting in conjunction with the 2000 Cooper Ornithological Society meeting. Several important topics were aired for the first time, and decisions on how the Working Group will proceed in the future was considered by the attendees. This was intended to be the first of a series of meetings and working groups to further the goal of landbird monitoring in North America. For further information on the agenda of the meeting, click here.
  • Meeting of the Partners in Flight Management Steering Committee, Illinois Beach, Illinois, March 22-23, 2000. This is a summary of those items that might be of interest for the Monitoring and Inventory Working Group.
  • Meeting on "Landbird Monitoring and Data," Patuxent wildlife Research Center, Laurel, Maryland, held on January 27, 1997.
  • Monitoring Subgroup Meeting held during the PIF Western Working Group Meetings, Portland, Oregon (January 29-31, 1997).
  • Monitoring Working Group Meeting held in Washington, DC during the North American wildlife and Natural Resources Conference (March 16, 1997).
  • Bird/Habitat Subgroup of the Monitoring Working Group meeting held in Washington, DC (December 2, 1997).

Other Information from Past Meetings
  • Current Goals of the Monitoring Working Group: draft as presented at the Joint Steering Committee and Management Steering Committee meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, September 1996.
  • October 22-23, 1997: A meeting of the Monitoring and Inventory Working Group was held at the Conference on "Research and management of Cowbirds in Eastern and Western landscapes", at the Red Lion Inn, Sacramento, California. The conference, scheduled for October 23-25, was hosted by the Research Working Group of PIF and the Department of Biological Sciences, California State University, Sacramento. More information is available on the attached page regarding contact people and topics that were expected to be covered at the conference.

    One of the topics to be discussed at the MWG meeting was revision of the "Needs Assessment".Click here for more details, including a proposed outline for the report. Also included is further details concerning the times and arrangements for the meeting. Jon Bart had additional information on the progress to that date. He requested that any comments be addressed to him by September 25, 1997.

Last updated on January 27, 2005, by

  • Linda L. Long

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