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Factors Associated with Duck Nest Success
in the Prairie Pothole Region of Canada

Nest Success by Species


We detected no difference (P = 0.16) in DSR's of nests among the 5 common species. Overall estimates of nest success by species were mallard (11%), gadwall (14%), blue-winged teal (15%), northern shoveler (12%), and northern pintail (7%).
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