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Individual study: The use of nest protectors for the saffron-cowled blackbird Xanthopsar flavus in Argentina

Published source details

Pucheta F.M., Pereda I.M. & Di Giacomo A.S. (2018) The use of nest protectors for the saffron-cowled blackbird Xanthopsar flavus in Argentina. Conservation Evidence, 15, 1-1

Summary

A simple predator exclosure applied to saffron-cowled blackbird nests resulted in 69% fledging success compared to 36% for the controls.