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Responses of Captive Fish Crows to Eggs Treated with Chemical Repellents

Eggs of many bird species are subject to predation by corvids. To evaluate whether predation might be reduced through food avoidance learning, we offered Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) eggs treated with various repellent chemicals to captive fish crows (Corvus ossifragus). Topically applied... Full description

1st Person: Avery, Michael L.
Additional Persons: Decker, David G.
Source: in The Journal of Wildlife Management Vol. 58, No. 2 (1994), p. 261-266
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Type of Publication: Article
Language: English
Published: 1994
Keywords: Carbachol
Chemical repellent
Corvus ossifragus
Egg predation
Fish crow
Methyl anthranilate
Predator management
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