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Song Sparrow


Sommer Park Preserve, Hopewell, New Jersey


Featherbed Lane Banding Station - Publications

Included here are papers based on work done at the station; other papers by these workers are not listed.

Suthers, H. B., and S. P. Graesser. 2009. The Blue-winged Warbler Complex of Central New Jersey. Poster presentation, Eastern Bird Banding Association Annual Meeting, Chincoteague, VA, 27-29 March.

Vuong, H.B., H.B. Suthers, and J. L. Huie. 2009. Do natural history patterns of birds affect the probability of increasing tick infestation? 94th Annual Ecological Society of America Conference, Albuquerque, NM, Aug 2-7 (Poster presentation).

Fritze, M.C. and H.B. Suthers, 2005. Ecological Indicators in a Gray Catbird Population: Survival Rates, Population Density, and Site Fidelity. N.A. Bird Bander 30:157-163.

Suthers, H.B. and M.C. Fritze, 2004. Sexing Known-age Gray Catbirds by Discriminant Function Analysis. N.A.Bird Bander 29:157-163.

Wedeking, P., Huie, J.L. and H.B. Suthers, 2000. Conversion of Peter Pyle's Bird Identification Guide into field reference tables, N.A. Bird Bander 25:41-42.

Suthers, H.B., J. Bickal and P. Rodewald, 2000. Use of sucessional habitat and fruit resources by songbirds during autumn migration in central New Jersey. Wilson Bull. 112:249-260.

Bickal, J. and Suthers H.B., 1995. Magnolia Warbler caught twice during migration through New Jersey. Records of N.J. Birds 21:46.

Wedeking, P., Suthers H.B. and J. Bickal, 1995. A Simple Method for Removing Leg Bands. N.A. Bird Bander 20:59.

Suthers, H.B., 1994. Sex determination by wing and tail measurements in the Song Sparrow and Field Sparrow. N.A. Bird Bander 19:77-83.

Suthers, H.B., 1993. Effect of age class separation on sex determination by wing and tail in Veery and Wood Thrush. N.A. Bird Bander 18:142-147.

Suthers, H.B. and D.D. Suthers, 1990. Aging and sexing Gray Catbirds by external characteristics. N.A. Bird Bander 15:45-52.

Kirkpatrick, C.E. and H.B. Suthers, 1988. Epizootiology of blood parasite infections in passerine birds from central New Jersey. Canadian Journal of Zology 66:2374-2382.

Suthers, H.B., 1988. Old field succession and bird life in the New Jersey Sourlands. Records of N.J Birds 13:54-63.

Suthers, H.B., 1985. Ground-feeding migratory songbirds as cellular slime-mold distribution vectors. Oecologia (Berlin) 65:526-530.

Suthers, H.B., 1984. Basic statistical summaries and why they are important, Chapter 1 in J.K. Schneider, ed. An introduction to statistics for bird banders. Eastern Bird Banding Assoc., Education Comm.

Suthers, H.B., 1978. Analysis of a resident flock of Starlings. Bird-Banding 49:35-46.

Suthers, D.A. Mrs. (Suthers, H.B.), 1965. Some 9-year observations on Tree Sparrows. Inland Bird Banding Association News 37:45-9.


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