Ecology and management of blackbirds (Icteridae) in North America / edited by George M. Linz, Michael L. Avery, Richard A. Dolbeer.

  • Boca Raton : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2017]
  • ©2017
xii, 239 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm


Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • chapter 1. History of regulations, policy, and research related to conflicts between blackbirds and people / George M. Linz, Michael L. Avery, and Richard A. Dolbeer
  • chapter 2. Ecology and management of red-winged blackbirds / George M. Linz, Page E. Klug, and Richard A. Dolbeer
  • chapter 3. Ecology of yellow-headed blackbirds / Daniel J. Twedt
  • chapter 4. Ecology and management of the common grackle / Brian D. Peer and Eric K. Bollinger
  • chapter 5. The brown-headed cowbird : ecology and management of an avian brood parasite / Brian D. Peer and Virginia E. Abernathy
  • chapter 6. Effects of habitat and climate on blackbird populations / Greg M. Forcey and Wayne E. Thogmartin
  • chapter 7. Dynamics and management of blackbird populations / Richard A. Dolbeer
  • chapter 8. Chemical repellents / Scott J. Werner and Michael L. Avery
  • chapter 9. Frightening devices / Michael L. Avery and Scott J. Werner
  • chapter 10. Strategies for evading blackbird damage / George M. Linz and Page E. Klug
  • chapter 11. Allowable take of red-winged blackbirds in the northern Great Plains / Michael C. Runge and John R. Sauer
  • chapter 12. The economic impact of blackbird damage to crops / Stephanie A. Shwiff, Karina L. Ernest, Samantha L. Degroot, Aaron M. Anderson, and Steven S. Shwiff
  • chapter 13. The future of blackbird management research / Page E. Klug.
  • 9781498799614 ((hardback ; : alk. paper))
  • 1498799612 ((hardback ; : alk. paper))
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