Best Management Practices for Shortgrass Prairie Birds
By: Scott W. Gillihan and Scott W. Hutchings
The information in this guide is designed to guide you in creating and maintaining habitat for 13 bird species of the shortgrass prairie, birds that are in need of conservation efforts. For each species, there is a brief description of the bird, its nest, eggs, and preferred habitat. There is also a summary of critical aspects of the bird’s life, including information about its breeding season, reasons for its conservation need, and specific management activities that will contribute to healthy populations on your land.
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