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By George A. Jobanek

ISBN-10: 0870713965

ISBN-13: 9780870713965

This exhaustive, richly annotated source fills a big hole in Oregon poultry literature. George Jobanek has rigorously searched dozens of early ornithological, clinical, and traditional historical past journals and guides, from American box to Zoe, for documents of Oregon birds. due to the rarity of many references and their inaccessibility to so much readers, the writer has supplied annotations for every of the approximately thousand entries. Jobanek conveys in a concise demeanour the salient issues of every article and often fees from the references, in particular descriptions of abundance and variety. moreover, the various annotations contain bringing up of modern references.By in brief describing each one merchandise, Jobanek finds its usefulness for modern readers. References are prepared via writer and cross-indexed through species, county, key observe, and 12 months of book. keyword phrases similar to habit, conservation, distribution, migration, nesting, plumage, and taxonomy were assigned to every access to mirror the first subject or topic of the Oregon fabric of the reference. A gazetteer identifies localities pointed out within the annotations.This bibliography is a helpful new source for pro and proficient beginner ornithologists, flora and fauna managers, ecologists, average historians, librarians, and a person attracted to birds within the Pacific Northwest. Its references will supply researchers a base for destiny reports and make allowance readers a glimpse of an previous, golden period in ornithology.

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A. Stuhr, "the bird man of Portland," has 4 live American Crows, 3 of which are "almost entirely white," taken from a nest in Lane Co. See Stuhr, 1896, Three albino crows (#1781). Key words: nesting, plumage 22 Anonymous 1896. ] Oregon Naturalist 3:157. Released on Canyon Creek by the John Day River, Grant Co. The species of quail is not indicated. Key word: introduction 23 Anonymous 1896. A white chipmunk. Oregon Naturalist 3:158. Mentions that white American Crows and "blackbirds" have been taken in Oregon.

Key word: economics 91 Anonymous 1916. Chinese or Ring-necked Pheasants liberated. Oregon Sportsman 4:128131. Lists 2914 Ring-necked Pheasants released in 1915 in Baker, Clatsop, Coos, Crook [perhaps includes Deschutes and Jefferson], Curry, Douglas, Gilliam, Grant, Harney, Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Page 17 Malheur, Marion, Morrow, Multnomah, Polk, Sherman, Tillamook, Umatilla, Wallowa, Wasco, Washington, and Wheeler Counties. Includes date and number released, with person responsible. Key words: distribution, introduction 92 Anonymous 1916.

The Oregon State University Press is grateful for their contribution. S. S. Fish and Wildlife Service Page iii An Annotated Bibliography of Oregon Bird Literature Published Before 1935 George A. Jobanek Page iv Caption for photograph on previous page: Albert G. Prill (18691958) with collected American White Pelicans at Warner Lakes, Lake County, in 1923. Prill was a physician at Scio and an avid skin and egg collector. 48-1984. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Jobanek, George A.

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