Monitoring Demographics of Birds in the Midwest


Monitoring Demographics of Birds in the Midwest

As we take the leap from status and trend assessment to monitoring bird demographics across the Midwest region, we need to develop an effective network for coordinating the collection, analysis, and exchange of information for conservation decisions.

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The following resources are intended to provide additional information and background along with recommendations for demographic monitoring as they become available:

1) 2014 NABCI Demographic Monitoring Workshop Proceedings - NEW!

2) Mapping Landbird Diversity and Population Performance Metrics across the Midwest Landscape: an analysis of long-term MAPS data (2011)

3) Working Group Call Notes

Discussion Forum

Access the Midwest Avian Conservation Collaborative Workspace on DataBasin

CREATING A DATABASIN ACCOUNT AND THE MIDWEST AVIAN CONSERVATION GROUPDataBasin ( is being utilized to allow interested parties to explore,…Continue

Started by Katie Koch Apr 18, 2011.

MAPS Demographic Monitoring Publications 1 Reply

(Posted on behalf of Phil Nott) Fresh off the press ... two publications from the McAllen proceedings.  (Click on the author list to view PDF)…Continue

Tags: life, monitoring, landbird, demographics, MAPS

Started by Katie Koch. Last reply by Katie Koch Jul 12, 2010.

Why should we regionally coordinate avian demographic monitoring programs? 2 Replies

1) Identify source populations for high priority PIF landbird species (e.g., those species with > 25% of the population within the Upper Midwest)2) Investigate the influence of climate on regional…Continue

Started by Katie Koch. Last reply by Andy Paulios Feb 4, 2010.

MAPS, Protected Areas Database, and IBA's

I mapped the MAPS stations onto the Protected Areas Database (Vers. 1.0). Below is a portion of the maps centered on Indiana. Individual or clusters of MAPS stations are denoted by red 5km radius…Continue

Started by Philip Nott Jan 13, 2010.


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