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Inventory Methods for Riverine Birds:
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Table of Contents
2. INVENTORY GROUP
3.1.1 Scheduling of the Survey
3.1.2 Time of Year
3.1.3 Time of Day
3.1.4 Tidal Cycle
3.1.6 Effort and Speed
3.1.8 Habitat Data Standards
3.1.9 Survey Design Hierarchy
3.6.1 Walking Rivers
3.6.2 Floating Rivers in Rafts or Kayaks for Breeding Pairs/Broods
3.6.3 Roadside Travel Along Rivers
4. HOW TO DETERMINE BREEDING STATUS OF RIVERINE BIRDS
5. CAPTURE TECHNIQUES
List of Figures
Figure 1. RIC species inventory survey design hierarchy with examples.
Figure 2. Possible position for a drive trap to capture harlequin ducks at sea.
List of Tables
Table 1. Recommended survey types for riverine birds in the breeding and nonbreeding seasons and the level of survey intensity.
Table 2. Types of inventory surveys, the data forms needed, and the level of intensity of the survey.
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