Skip to Main Content
Shrub Nesting of the Red-Eyed Vireo in Relation to Structure of Aspen ForestsAuthor(s): William J. Jr Mattson
Source: Research Note NC-244. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: North Central Research Station
PDF: Download Publication (509.24 KB)
DescriptionNests were built in five species of high shrubs in four trembling aspen forests of northern Minnesoa. Nest densities ranged between 0.5 and 3.0 per acre and were positively related to the abundance3 of large (>1.2-cm diameter) shrub stems.
- Check the Northern Research Station web site to request a printed copy of this publication.
- Our on-line publications are scanned and captured using Adobe Acrobat.
- During the capture process some typographical errors may occur.
- Please contact Sharon Hobrla, firstname.lastname@example.org if you notice any errors which make this publication unusable.
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
CitationMattson, William J. Jr. 1979. Shrub Nesting of the Red-Eyed Vireo in Relation to Structure of Aspen Forests. Research Note NC-244. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
KeywordsBreeding, nest density, forest structure, nesting habits
- Nest predation rates in managed and reserved extensive northern hardwood forests
- Predation on Artificial Nests in Hurricane-Created Gaps and Adjacent Forest of the Southern Appalachians
- Predation of Artificial Nests in Hardwood Fragments Enclosed by Pine and Agricultural Habitats
XML: View XML