An annotated bibliography of Oregon bird literature by George A. Jobanek

By George A. Jobanek

This exhaustive, richly annotated source fills a huge hole in Oregon poultry literature. George Jobanek has rigorously searched dozens of early ornithological, medical, and ordinary historical past journals and guides, from American box to Zoe, for files of Oregon birds. a result of rarity of many references and their inaccessibility to such a lot 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 regularly rates from the references, in particular descriptions of abundance and variety. additionally, some of the annotations contain bringing up of contemporary references.By in short describing each one merchandise, Jobanek unearths its usefulness for modern readers. References are prepared by way of writer and cross-indexed through species, county, key observe, and 12 months of ebook. key phrases similar to habit, conservation, distribution, migration, nesting, plumage, and taxonomy were assigned to every access to mirror the first subject or subject matter of the Oregon fabric of the reference. A gazetteer identifies localities pointed out within the annotations.This bibliography is a beneficial new source for pro and proficient beginner ornithologists, natural world managers, ecologists, average historians, librarians, and somebody 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 past, golden period in ornithology.

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S. 2(3):22. C. Kendall at Marshfield, Coos Co. Key word: distribution 102 Anonymous 1926. Wallowa County rich in birds. s. 2(3):23. " Estimates are Page 19 5000 Gray Partridges, 20,000 Ring-necked Pheasants, 125 Spruce Grouse, 20,000 Blue Grouse, 6000 Ruffed Grouse, "a very few" Sharp-tailed Grouse, and 8200 Northern Bobwhite, California Quail, and Mountain Quail [species not differentiated]. Key words: distribution, population 103 Anonymous 1926. Bird has return ticket. s. 2(3):24. C. Lincoln, 1927, Returns from banded birds, 19231926 (#1169), p.

Oregon Sportsman 4:134135. Lists 142 Mountain Qail released in 1915 in Clatsop, Crook [perhaps includes Deschutes and Jefferson], and Multnomah Counties. Includes date and number released, with person responsible. Key words: distribution, introduction 95 Anonymous 1916. Items of interest to Oregon sportsmen. Oregon Sportsman 4:187188. Reports that "a large crop" of Ring-necked Pheasants hatched "this season" [=1916] in the Willamette Valley. Key word: nesting 96 Anonymous 1916. Have you forgotten?

Libbey was the issue's editor. H. 1893. With the ducks in Warner Valley. Forest and Stream 41:207. Account of a hunting trip 12 October to 19 October 1892 to the Warner Valley, Lake Co. " Key word: sport 115 Abbott, Gerard A. 1915. The Golden Pheasant (Thaumalea picta). Birds and Nature 2:290. Brief mention of the successful introduction of the Golden Pheasant into Oregon. Key word: introduction 116 Abbott, Gerald A. 1915. Abbott's collection of North American warbler eggs. Oölogist 32:129130. Includes 1 set of 5 eggs of Townsend's Warbler collected 25 May 1895 by Arthur L.

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