Effects of Fire on Bird Populations in Mixed-grass Prairie
Entry ID: NPWRC_effectsoffireonbirdpops

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Summary
Abstract: The mixed-grass prairie is one of the largest ecosystems in North America,
originally covering about 69 million hectares (Bragg and Steuter 1995).
Although much of the natural vegetation has been replaced by cropland and other
uses (Samson and Knopf 1994, Bragg and Steuter 1995), significant areas have
been preserved in national wildlife refuges, waterfowl production areas, state
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Description: Metadata in Biological Data Profile format.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 48.5   S: 46.5   E: -97.0   W: -101.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Johnson, Douglas H.
Dataset Title: Effects of Fire on Bird Populations in Mixed-grass Prairie
Dataset Release Date: 1997
Other Citation Details: pp. 181-206
Online Resource: http://www.npwrc.usgs.gov/resource/habitat/firebird/refer.htm
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-01-01
Stop Date: 1997-12-31
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center, Biological Resources Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.npwrc.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NPWRC
Contact Address:
8711 37th Street
City: Jamestown
Province or State: North Dakota
Postal Code: 58401
Publications/References
F. L. Knopf and F. B. Samson, eds. 1997, Ecology and Conservation of Great
Plains vertebrates, Version 15JUN99, Springer, NY; Jamestown, ND, Northern
Prairie Wildlife Research Center, Chapter 8

Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center, Effects of Fire on Bird Populations in Mixed-grass Prairie References,
http://www.npwrc.usgs.gov/resource/habitat/firebird/refer.htm
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-08-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-12-12
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