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- DEAN, KURT L.; CARLISLE, HEATHER A.; SWANSON, DAVID L.
- The Wilson bulletin 2004 v.116 no.4 pp. 295-303
- shelterbelts, etc ; adults; age structure; birds; habitats; juveniles; migratory behavior; stopover sites; tropics; woodlands; Great Plains region; Montana; South Dakota; Wyoming; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... Proportions of juvenile birds in migrant populations at coastal stopover sites are often higher than proportions of juveniles at inland stopover sites, a phenomenon called the ““coastal effect.”” The northern Great Plains forms the western boundary of the migratory ranges for many Neotropical woodland migrants. Moreover, woodland habitat is scarce in this region, consisting primarily of natural ri ...