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Evaluation of the Bird Conservation Area Concept in the Northern Tallgrass Prairie Annual Report: 2000

Appendix 2


Appendix 2a: Number of nests found, number of nests successful, and number of nests parasitized by Brown-headed Cowbirds in Waterfowl Production areas in 2000.
Species No.
found
No.
successful
No. parasitized
by cowbirds
Hoykens (small neutral)
Mallard 3 3 0
Blue-winged Teal 2 1 0
Redhead 1 0 0
Marsh Wren 1 1 0
Savannah Sparrow 2 1 0
Song Sparrow 1 ? 0
Swamp Sparrow 1 1 0
Bobolink 2 0 0
Red-winged Blackbird 1 1 0
Private (small hostile)
Eastern Kingbird 1 ? 0
Sedge Wren 1 1 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 3 3 0
Song Sparrow 1 1 0
Refuge (small neutral)
Mallard 1 0 0
Savannah Sparrow 4 1 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 4 1 0
Western Meadowlark 2 0 1
Dickcissel 1 1 0
Red-winged Blackbird 1 0 0
American Goldfinch 2 ? 0
Spring Creek (small neutral)
Blue-winged Teal 2 2 0
Savannah Sparrow 3 2 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 3 0 0
Bobolink 3 1 0
Red-winged Blackbird 2 2 0
Appendix 2b: Number of nests found, number of nests successful, and number of nests parasitized by Brown-headed Cowbirds in study plots on properties of The Nature Conservancy in 2000.
Species No.
found
No.
successful
No. parasitized
by cowbirds
Bluestem LH (large hostile)
Yellow Warbler 1 0 0
Le Conte's Sparrow 1 0 0
Song Sparrow 2 2 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 17 2 1
Bluestem LN (large neutral)
Mallard 2 0 0
Upland Sandpiper 1 ? 0
Northern Harrier 1 0 0
Gray Catbird 2 0 0
Yellow Warbler 2 0 0
Le Conte's Sparrow 2 0 0
Savannah Sparrow 10 3 1
Song Sparrow 1 0 1
Clay-colored Sparrow 12 6 0
Bobolink 3 1 0
Pankratz east (large hostile)
Savannah Sparrow 3 2 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 6 6 0
Bobolink 2 0 0
Pankratz north (large neutral)
Upland Sandpiper 1 0 0
Greater Prairie-Chicken 1 0 0
Sedge Wren 1 0 0
Le Conte's Sparrow 1 ? 0
Savannah Sparrow 26 13 0
Bobolink 5 0 0
Red-winged Blackbird 1 0 0
Pankratz south (large neutral)
Mallard 2 2 0
Marbled Godwit 1 0 0
Sedge Wren 4 4 0
Le Conte's Sparrow 1 ? 0
Savannah Sparrow 28 13 1
Clay-colored Sparrow 1 0 1
Bobolink 3 0 0
Red-winged Blackbird 3 1 1
Appendix 2c: Number of nests found, number of nests successful, and number of nests parasitized by Brown-headed Cowbirds in study plots in Scientific and Natural Areas in 2000.
Species No.
found
No.
successful
No. parasitized
by cowbirds
Bicentennial (large neutral)
Upland Sandpiper 1 1 0
Greater Prairie-Chicken 2 0 0
Eastern Kingbird 1 1 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 16 5 0
Bobolink 3 1 0
American Goldfinch 1 ? 0
Foxboro (small neutral)
Savannah Sparrow 25 11 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 6 0 0
Appendix 2d: Number of nests found, number of nests successful, and number of nests parasitized by Brown-headed Cowbirds in study plots in Minnesota State Parks in 2000.
Species No.
found
No.
successful
No. parasitized
by cowbirds
Buffalo (large hostile)
Tree Swallow 1 1 0
Common Yellowthroat 3 0 0
Le Conte's Sparrow 1 0 0
Savannah Sparrow 3 1 0
Song Sparrow 2 1 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 17 3 0
Bobolink 1 1 0
American Goldfinch 2 ? 0
Appendix 2e: Number of nests found, number of nests successful, and number of nests parasitized by Brown-headed Cowbirds in Wildlife Management Areas in 2000.
Species No.
found
No.
successful
No. parasitized
by cowbirds
Burnham (large hostile)
Le Conte's Sparrow 2 1 0
Savannah Sparrow 14 2 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 2 0 0
Dugdale (small neutral)
Upland Sandpiper 1 0 0
Savannah Sparrow 3 2 0
Bobolink 2 0 0
Red-winged Blackbird 2 0 0
Brewer's Blackbird 9 2 1
Mentor (small hostile)
Le Conte's Sparrow 1 0 0
Savannah Sparrow 7 3 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 3 2 0
Mentor (small neutral)
Upland Sandpiper 4 1 0
Greater Prairie-Chicken 1 0 0
Sedge Wren 1 0 0
Savannah Sparrow 9 5 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 2 1 0
Bobolink 2   0
Western Meadowlark 1 0 0
Shypoke (small neutral)
Savannah Sparrow 8 5 0
Western Meadowlark 1 1 0
Red-winged Blackbird 1 0 0
Tilden (small hostile)
Grasshopper Sparrow 1 1 0
Savannah Sparrow 3 0 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 3 1 0
Bobolink 1 1 0
Tympanuchus (large neutral)
Greater Prairie-Chicken 1 1 0
Mallard 1 0 0
Northern Harrier 1 0 0
Savannah Sparrow 15 8 1
Clay-colored Sparrow 4 0 0
Bobolink 5 0 0
Ulen (small hostile)
Yellow Warbler 3 2 0
Savannah Sparrow 3 1 0
Song Sparrow 3 3 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 13 4 0
Bobolink 6 1 1
Appendix 2f: Number of nests found, number of nests successful, and number of nests parasitized by Brown-headed Cowbirds on study plots in Sheyenne National Grassland in 2000.
Species No.
found
No.
successful
No. parasitized
by cowbirds
Camp (small hostile)
Morning Dove 1 0 0
Eastern Kingbird 1 0 0
Vesper Sparrow 2 1 0
Field Sparrow 6 4 0
Lark Sparrow 1 ? 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 18 5 0
Bobolink 4 0 0
Eagle Point (large hostile)
Blue-winged Teal 1 0 0
Northern Shoveler 1 0 0
Morning Dove 4 0 0
Eastern Kingbird 3 1 0
Common Yellowthroat 1 0 0
Yellow Warbler 1 0 0
Grasshopper Sparrow 5 3 0
Vesper Sparrow 1 0 0
Savannah Sparrow 7 2 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 22 6 5
Bobolink 3 0 0
Western Meadowlark 2 0 0
Red-winged Blackbird 6 3 2
Highway (large neutral)
Blue-winged Teal 5 1 0
Green-winged Teal 1 0 0
Northern Shoveler 1 0 0
Marbled Godwit 1 0 0
Wilson's Phalarope 4 0 0
Morning Dove 1 1 0
Savannah Sparrow 11 4 6
Western Meadowlark 4 1 1
Red-winged Blackbird 3 2 1
Yellow-headed Blackbird 1 0 0
Savannah (large hostile)
Blue-winged Teal 1 1 0
Green-winged Teal 1 1 0
Northern Shoveler 1 0 0
Common Snipe 1 0 0
Morning Dove 2 0 0
Grasshopper Sparrow 1 1 0
Vesper Sparrow 1 0 0
Savannah Sparrow 4 3 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 4 0 0
Bobolink 6 0 0
Western Meadowlark 3 1 0
Red-winged Blackbird 1 1 0
American Goldfinch 1 ? 0
North (large neutral)
Mallard 4 2 0
Blue-winged Teal 3 0 0
Savannah Sparrow 2 0 0
Bobolink 9 8 0
Western Meadowlark 2 1 0
Red-winged Blackbird 3 2 0
Plum (large neutral)
Mallard 1 0 0
Upland Sandpiper 1 0 0
Grasshopper Sparrow 2 0 0
Savannah Sparrow 20 7 7
Western Meadowlark 6 0 1
Pileated (small hostile)
Clay-colored Sparrow 16 6 0
Vesper Sparrow 6 4 0
Lark Sparrow 2 1 0
Field Sparrow 10 5 0
Chipping Sparrow 1 1 0
Shrike (small hostile)
Morning Dove 1 0 0
Clay-colored Sparrow 2 1 1

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