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Scott M. Ramsay

Nest-site selection by female black-capped chickadees: settlement based on conspecific attraction?

Scott M. Ramsay, Ken A. Otter and Laurene M. Ratcliffe

published: 1999 | Research publication | Chickadees

Our results were consistent with the conspecific attraction hypothesis for choice of nest location by females and failed to support the other three hypotheses that we considered, namely vegetation characteristics, prey abundance, and female experience.

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