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RM-GTR-229: Status and management of neotropical migratory birds

Finch, Deborah M.; Stangel, Peter W., eds. 1993. Status and management of neotropical migratory birds: 1992 September 21-25; Estes Park, CO. Gen. Tech. Rep. RM-GTR-229. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 422 p.

This proceedings is the product of a National Training Workshop held at the Estes Park Center, Estes Park, Colorado, 21-25 September, 1992. Invited papers discuss all aspects of management, monitoring, and conservation of neotropical migratory birds on the breeding grounds. The proceedings is divided into seven sections that range from philosophical discussions to methods and solutions for managing migratory birds in concert with other wildlife.

Keywords: migratory birds, wildlife management, monitoring, wildlife conservation

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Deborah M. Finch and Peter W. Stangel
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Changing Values and Partners in Flight

Partners in Flight: Past, Present, and Future

A Government Perspective
John G. Rogers, Jr., Thomas J. Dwyer, Catrin Martin
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Nongovernment Organization Perspective
Stanley E. Senner
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Prospects for Neotmpical Migratory Bird Conservation in Canada
J. S. Wendt
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Closing the Gap Between Research and Management
Deborah M. Finch, Marcia Patton-Mallory
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Population Trends and Management Opportunities for Neotropical Migrants
Chandler S. Robbins, John R. Sauer, Bruce G. Peterjohn
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Biological Diversity, Ecological Integrity, and Neotropical Migrants: New Perspectives for Wildlife Management
Brian A. Maurer
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Birding Economics and Birder Demographics Studies as Conservation Tools
Paul Kerlinger
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Cooperative Partnerships and the Role of Private Landowners
T. Bently Wigley, James M. Sweeney
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Involving the Private Sector in Georgia's Conservation Initiatives for Neotropical Birds
Terry W. Johnson
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Population Dynamics and Habitat Concerns

Are Populations of Neotropical Migrant Birds Limited in Summer or Winter? Implications for Management
Thomas W. Sherry, Richard T. Holmes
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Stopover Habitat: Management Implications and Guidelines
Frank R. Moore, Sidney A. Gauthreaux, Jr, Paul Kerlinger, Ted R. Simons
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Management and Conservation of Migratory Landbirds Overwintering in the Neotropics
Daniel R. Petit, James F. Lynch, Richard L. Hutto, John G. Blake, Robert B. Waide
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Management Implications of Cowbird Parasitism on Neotropical Migrant Songbirds
Scott K. Robinson, Joseph A. Grzybowski, Stephen I. Rothstein, Margaret C. Brittingham, Lisa J. Petit, Frank R. Thompson
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Incorporating Effects of Natural Disturbances in Managed Ecosystems
John T. Rotenberry, Robert J. Cooper, Joseph M Wunderle, Kimberly G. Smith
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Prioritizing Regional Species of Concern

The Partners in Flight Species Prioritization Scheme
William C. Hunter, Michael F. Carter, David N. Pashley, Keith Barker
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An Interactive Database for Setting Conservation Priorities for Western Neotropical Migrants
Michael F. Carter, Keith Barker
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Status of Neotropical Migrant Landbirds in the Midwest: Identifying Species of Management Concern
Frank R. Thompson, Stephen J. Lewis, Janet Green, David Ewert
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Neotmpical Migratory Landbird Species and Their Habitats of Special Concern Within the Southeast Region
William C. Hunter, David N. Pashley, Ronald E. F. Escano
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Status of Neotropical Migratory Birds in the Northeast: A Preliminary Assessment
Charles R. Smith, Diane M. Pence, and Raymond J O'Connor
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Monitoring Bird Populations and Habitats

Monitoring Neotropical Migrants on Managed Lands: When, Where, Why
Sam Droege
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Overiew of National Bird Population Monitoring Programs and Databases
Gregory S. Butcher, Bruce Peterjohn, C. John Ralph
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Designing and Implementing a Monitoring Program and the Standards for Conducting Point Counts
C. John Ralph
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Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (MAPS) Program: Overview and Progress
David F. DeSante, Oriane E. Williams, Kenneth M Burton
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EMAP and Other Tools for Measuring Biodiversity, Habitat Conditions, and Environmental Trends
Eric M. Preston, Christine A. Ribic
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A Checklist Approach for Monitoring Neotropical Migrant Birds: Twenty-year Trends in Birds of Québec Using ÉPOQ
André and Jacques Larivée
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Evaluation of Mist-netting, Nest-searching and Other Methods for Monitoring Demographic Processes in Landbird Populations
Nadav Nur, Geoffrey R. Geupel
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Organizational Monitoring Goals and Programs

Monitoring Goals and Programs of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
John R. Sauer
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U.S. Forest Service Goals and Programs for Monitoring Neotropical Migratory Birds
Patricia Manley
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Integrated Natural Resource Monitoring on Army Lands and its Application to Conservation of Neotropical Birds
Timothy J. Hayden, David J. Tazik
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Monitoring Goals and Programs of the Bureau of Land Management
Terrell D. Rich
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A Western State Perspective on Monitoring and Managing Neotropical Migratory Birds
Frank Howe
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Virginia's Monitoring Goals and Programs: An Eastern State Perspective
Dana Bradshaw
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Monitoring Bird Populations: The Role of Bird Observatories and Nongovernmental Organizations
Geoffrey R. Geupel, Nadav Nur
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Land Use Practices and Neotropical Migrants

Effects of Temperate Agriculture on Neotropical Migrant Landbirds
Nicholas L. Rodenhouse, Louis B. Best, Raymond J. O'Connor, Eric K. Bollinger
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Effects of Livestock Grazing on Neotropical Migratory Landbirds in Western North America
Carl E. Bock, Victoria A. Saab, Terrell D. Rich, David S. Dobkin
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Effects of Pesticides and Contaminants on Neotropical Migrants
Nicholas W. Gard, Michael J. Hooper, Richard S. Bennett
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Effects of Land Use Practices on Neotropical Migratory Birds in Bottomland Hardwood Forests
David N. Pashley, Wylie C. Barrow
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Effects of Land Use Practices on Western Riparian Ecosystems
David J. Krueper
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Habitat Fragmentation in the Temperate Zone: A Perspective for Managers
John Faaborg, Margaret Brittingham, Therese Donovan, John Blake
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Migrant Songbirds, Habitat Change, and Conservation Prospects in Northern Petén Guatemala: Some Initial Results
David F. Whitacre, Julio Madrid M., Ciriaco Marroquin, Mark Schulze, Laurin Jones, Jason Sutter, Aaron J. Baker
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Adding a Landscape Ecology Perspective to Conservation and Management Planning
Kathryn E. Freemark, John R Probst, John B. Dunning, Sallie J. Hejl
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Silvicultural Options for Neotropical Migratory Birds
Frank R. Thompson III, John R. Probst, Martin G. Raphael
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Management of New England Northern Hardwoods, Spruce-Fir, and Eastern White Pine for Neotropical Migratory Birds
Richard M. DeGraaf, Mariko Yamasaki, William B. Leak
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Effects of Silviculture on Neotropical Migratory Birds in Central and Southeastern Oak Pine Forests
James G. Dickson, Frank R. Thompson III, Richard N. Conner, Kathleen E. Franzreb
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Effects of Silvicultural Treatments on Forest Birds in the Rocky Mountains: Implications and Management Recommendations
Richard L. Hutto, Sallie J. Hejl, Charles R. Preston, Deborah M. Finch
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Conflicts and Solutions for Integrating Neotropical Migratory Birds with Management of Other Wildlife

Protection of Neotropical Migrants as a Major Focus of Wildlife Management
Lawrence J. Niles
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Antelope, Sage Grouse, and Neotropical Migrants
Reg. Rothwell
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Integrating Management of Forest Interior Migratory Birds With Game in the Northeast
Glenn D. Therres
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Wapiti and Warblers: Integrating Game and Nongame Management in Idaho
C. R. Groves, J. K Unsworth
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Integration of Neotropical Migrant Bird Conservation into Other Resource Management Activities in the Midwest
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Information Needs for Forest Songbirds: The Minnesota Approach
Lee A. Pfannmuller

Integrated Resource Management for Grassland Birds in Wisconsin
Gerald Bartelt

Integration of Neotropical Migrant Birds into Natural Resource Planning and Research in Missouri
Brad Jacobs

Landscape Scale and Pattern - Implications for Management of Neotropical Migrant Birds and Forest Openings in the Hoosier National Forest Indiana
Monica J. Schwalbach

Summary of Southeastern Group Breakout Sessions
Bob Ford, Charles P. Nicholson
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Integrated Wildlife Management: Western Working Group
Moderated by Beaumont C. McClure
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Title: RM-GTR-229: Status and management of neotropical migratory birds
Electronic Publish Date: May 19, 2006
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August 2, 2012

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