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Habitat Management for Migrating and Wintering
Canada Geese: A Moist-Soil Alternative

Literature Cited


Austin, J. E. 1988. Wintering ecology of Canada geese
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        Columbia. 483pp.                                                                     

Bell, R. Q., and W. D. Klimstra. 1970, Feeding activities
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Buckley, C. E. 1989. The nutritional quality of selected                    
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Burton, B. A., R. J. Hudson, and D. G. Bragg. 1979.		
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Delnicki, D., and K. J. Reinecke. 1986. Mid-winter food	 
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Durant, A. J. 1956. Impaction and pressure necrosis in
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Hanson, H. C., and R. H. Smith. 1950. Canada geese of
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Harvey, W. F., IV. 1987. Winter movements and resource
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Helm, L. G. 1951. Effect of Canada geese on crops and
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McKenzie, D. F. 1987. Utilization of rootstocks and browse.		                      
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Mississippi Flyway Council Technical Section. 1992. A     			                          
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Rundle, W. D. 1980. Management, habitat selection, and                  
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