2 edition of Suggestions for combating starling roosts found in the catalog.
Suggestions for combating starling roosts
E. R. Kalmbach
by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Bureau of Biological Survey in Washington D.C
Written in English
|Statement||by E. R. Kalmbach.|
|Series||Wildlife Research and management leaflet / United States Dept. of Agriculture. Bureau of Biological Survey -- BS-81, Wildlife research and management leaflet (United States. Bureau of Biological Survey) -- BS-81|
|Contributions||United States. Bureau of Biological Survey.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||26 p. :|
|Number of Pages||26|
OBSERVATIONS AT SUFFOLK STARLING ROOSTS. year just opposite my h o m e in C o m b s W o o d with some half million birds. T h e land owners have tried to discourage them by shooting but with. The starling population has fallen by more than 80 per cent in recent years, meaning they are now on the critical list of UK birds most at risk. The decline is believed to be due to the loss of permanent pasture, increased use of farm chemicals and a shortage of food and nesting sites in many parts of the UK.
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Other articles where Common starling is discussed: Sturnidae: The widespread common starling (Sturnus vulgaris) consumes large numbers of insects but also feeds on grain and small fruits, competing severely with other desirable songbirds. Since their introduction into North America in (Central Park, New York), they have grown to such large numbers that they are. Thanks for your interest in working with us! Unfortunately, our schedule is at max capacity, so we are not accepting submissions at this time. We wish you the best of luck in finding a .
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The common starling (Sturnus vulgaris), also known as the European starling in the United States or simply the starling in the British Isles, is a medium-sized passerine bird in the starling family, is about 20 cm (8 in) long and has glossy black plumage with a metallic sheen, which is speckled with white at some times of year.
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BF Supporter Support BirdForum With A Donation. Starling, any of a number of birds composing most of the family Sturnidae (order Passeriformes), especially Sturnus vulgaris, a cm (8-inch) chunky iridescent black bird with a long sharp bill.
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imum size in mid-August when the largest number of roosts was active. When TRP was largest, size of major roosts varied greatly (range 2, indi- viduals).
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