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Nongame Bird Conservation

  • Carrol L. Henderson
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Part of the Current Ornithology book series (CUOR, volume 5)

Abstract

In the past 10 years the conservation of nongame birds has progressed dramatically across the face of North America. Until 1976, most wildlife conservation efforts focused on traditional game species and endangered species. “Nongame” bird species consisted of that broad spectrum of bird life that was neither hunted nor listed as threatened or endangered.

Keywords

Wildlife Conservation Bald Eagle Peregrine Falcon Lead Shot Breeding Bird Survey 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Carrol L. Henderson
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  1. 1.Department of Natural ResourcesNongame Wildlife ProgramSt. PaulUSA

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