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Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)

References


Bellrose, F.C. 1980. Ducks, geese, and swans of North America, Third ed.
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Drugger, K.M., and L.H. Fredrickson. 1992. Life history and habitat needs of
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DuPont, 1990. Nest boxes for wood ducks. Remington Farms. Remington/DuPont.

Ehrlich, P.R., D.S. Dobkin, and D. Wheye. 1988. The birder's handbook - A
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Fredrickson, L.H., G.V. Burger, S.P. Havers, D.A. Graber, R.E. Kirby, and T.S.
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Haramis, G.M. 1995. A primer for wood duck nest box management. Pages C66-C84
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Stephens, S.E. 1995. Effect of reduced nest-box size on wood duck production.
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Stokes, D., and L. Stokes. 1990. The complete birdhouse book. Little, Brown and
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