Publications from work by

CWE at Riske Creek  

Papers published in refereed journals

Aitken, K.E.H., K.L. Wiebe and K. Martin. 2002. Nest-site reuse patterns for a cavity-nesting bird community in interior British Columbia. Auk 119:391-402.

Evans, M.R., D.B. Lank, W.S. Boyd and F. Cooke. 2002. A comparison of the characteristics and fate of Barrow's Goldeneye and Bufflehead nests in nest boxes and natural cavities. Condor 104:610-619.

Wiebe, K.L. and T.L. Swift. 2001. Clutch size relative to tree cavity size in Northern Flickers. J. Avian Biol. 32:167-173.

Boyd, W.S., S.D. Schneider and S.A. Cullen. 2000. Using radio telemetry to describe the fall migration of Eared Grebes. J. Field Ornithol. 71:702-707.

Wiebe, K. 2000. Assortative mating by colour in a population of hybrid Northern Flickers. Auk 117:525-530.

Lougheed, L.W., A. Breault and D.B. Lank. 1999. Estimating statistical power to evaluate ongoing waterfowl population monitoring. J. Wildl. Manage. 63:1359-1369.

Martin, K. and J.M. Eadie. 1998. Nest webs: a community-wide approach to the management and conservation of cavity-nesting forest birds. For. Ecol. Manag. 115:243-257.

Wiebe, K. and K. Martin. 1998. Seasonal use by birds of stream-side riparian habitat in coniferous forest of northcentral British Columbia. Ecography 21:124-134.

Papers submitted to refereed journals

Evan, M. Submitted. Examining the effects of interspecific competition between Barrow's Goldeneye and Bufflehead. Behaviour.

Evans, M. Submitted. Territory fidelity by Barrow's Goldeneye breeding pairs. Anim. Behav.

Evans, M.R., W.S. Boyd and D.B. Lank. Submitted. Fitness consequences of brood-rearing habitat selection decisions by Barrow's Goldeneye. J. Anim. Ecol.

Evans, M., W.S. Boyd and D.B. Lank. Submitted. Lake selection by Barrow's Goldeneye and Bufflehead breeding pairs and females with broods. Hydrobiologia.

Evans, M., D. Lank and W.S. Boyd. Submitted. Natural cavity nest-site selection by Barrow's Goldeneye and Bufflehead. J. Wildl. Manage.

Gurd, D.B. Submitted. Ecomorphology of dabbling ducks: what are the trade-offs and predictions? Oikos.

Graduate Theses

Evans, M.R. 2003. Breeding habitat selection by Barrow's Goldeneye and Bufflehead in the Cariboo-Chilcotin region of British Columbia: nest-sites, brood-rearing habitat, and competition. PhD, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C.

Cullen, S.A. 1998. Population biology of Eared Grebes in naturally fragmented habitat. MSc, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C. 89 pp.

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