The Canadian Field-Naturalist

A peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing ecology, behaviour, taxonomy, conservation, and other topics relevant to Canadian natural history.

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Vol 128, No 2 (2014)

Table of Contents

Covers - Editorial Board and Publication Information PDF


Effectiveness of stream sampling methods in capturing non-native Rusty Crayfish (Orconectes rusticus) in Ontario PDF Supplementary tables
Scott M. Reid, Jane Devlin 111-118
Estimating breeding bird survey trends and annual indices for Canada: how do the new hierarchical Bayesian estimates differ from previous estimates? PDF Appendix 1 Appendix 2 Appendix 3 Appendix 4
Adam C. Smith, Marie-Anne R. Hudson, Constance Downes, Charles M. Francis 119-134
Acoustic monitoring of migratory birds over western Lake Erie: avian responses to barriers and the importance of islands PDF
Claire E. Sanders, Daniel J. Mennill 135-144
Parental care by lone male Ferruginous Hawks (Buteo regalis), Rough-legged Hawks (Buteo lagopus), and Great Horned Owls (Bubo virginianus) was limited to providing food PDF
Josef K. Schmutz, Martin A. Gérard, Gordon S. Court, R. Wayne Nelson 145-150
Apparent widespread decline of the Boreal Chorus Frog (Pseudacris maculata) in eastern Ottawa PDF
David C. Seburn, Kari Gunson, Frederick W. Schueler 151-157
Activity and diet of bats in conventional versus organic apple orchards in southern Michigan PDF
Brenna L. Long, Allen Kurta 158-164
Decline in breeding of the Great Black-backed Gull, Larus marinus, and the Herring Gull, L. argentatus, on Boot Island, Nova Scotia, 1986 to 2010 PDF
Colin M. MacKinnon, Andrew C. Kennedy 165-172
Distribution and abundance of baling twine in the landscape near Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) nests: implications for nestling entanglement PDF
Renee Seacor, Kayhan Ostovar, Marco Restani 173-178
Cues used by predators to detect freshwater turtle nests may persist late into incubation PDF
Julia L. Riley, Jacqueline D. Litzgus 179-188


A Gray Wolf (Canis lupus) delivers live prey to a pup PDF
L. David Mech 189-190
Assessing capture success of small mammals due to trap orientation in field–forest edge habitat PDF
Daniel M. Wolcott, Madison R. Ackerman, Michael L. Kennedy 191-194
Effect of food patch discovery on the number of American Crows (Corvus brachyrhynchos) using a flight lane PDF
William Langley 195-199
Muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus) interference with aquatic invertebrate traps PDF
Michael C. Cavallaro, Anson R. Main, Christy A. Morrissey 200-203
Pygmy Shrew (Sorex hoyi) in Montana east of the Rocky Mountains with comments on its distribution across the northern Great Plains PDF
Paul Hendricks, Susan Lenard 204-206

Book Reviews

"Animals of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Conservation Area" by Adam S. Kennedy; and "Birds of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Conservation Area" by Adam S. Kennedy & Vicki Kennedy. 2014. [book reviews] PDF
Robert F. Foster 207-208
"Rare Birds of North America" by Steve Howell. 2013. [book review] PDF
Roy John 209
"Deer" by John Fletcher. 2014. [book review] PDF
Jonathan Way 210-211
"Dolphin" by Alan Rauch. 2014. [book review] PDF
Roy John 211-212
"Wild Again: The Struggle to Save the Black-footed Ferret" by David Jachowski. 2014. [book review] PDF
Jonathan Way 212-214
"Ecology 3rd Edition" by Michael Cain et al. 2014. [book review] PDF
Roger D. Applegate 214
"The Once and Future Great Lakes Country: An Ecological History" by John Riley. 2013. [book review] PDF
Bev McBride 215
New titles PDF
Roy John 216

News and Comment

Upcoming meetings; Raptor workshop; Retirement of Associate Editor C. D. Bird; Obituary for Farley Mowat 1921–2014 PDF

Club Reports

Editor’s Report for Volume 127 (2013) PDF

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