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 normal historical past journals and guides, from American box to Zoe, for documents of Oregon birds. as 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 fees from the references, particularly descriptions of abundance and diversity. additionally, some of the annotations comprise mentioning of modern references.By in brief describing every one merchandise, Jobanek finds its usefulness for modern readers. References are prepared by means of writer and cross-indexed by means of species, county, key be aware, and yr of booklet. keywords corresponding to habit, conservation, distribution, migration, nesting, plumage, and taxonomy were assigned to every access to mirror the first subject or subject of the Oregon fabric of the reference. A gazetteer identifies localities pointed out within the annotations.This bibliography is a priceless new source for pro and proficient novice ornithologists, flora and fauna managers, ecologists, typical historians, librarians, and an individual attracted to birds within the Pacific Northwest. Its references will provide researchers a base for destiny reviews and make allowance readers a glimpse of an past, golden period in ornithology.
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Extra resources for An annotated bibliography of Oregon bird literature published before 1935
C. " Key words: introduction, population 13 Anonymous 1895. Items of interest. Oregon Naturalist 2:23. . " "Nearly 40 pair" were released "about" 15 January 1895 at Portland, Multnomah Co. Key word: introduction 14 Anonymous 1895. From the notebook. Oregon Naturalist 2:2425. ], this winter, and a few pair breed in Clatsop Co. " Also mentions that the Evening Grosbeak "has been an interesting visitor during January, sometimes alighting in the house yards, they are seen in flocks of from 10 to 100" [sic].
Murrelet 9:69. G. Jewett that the Lesser Yellowlegs is of "unusual occurrence" in Oregon. Jewett, Taylor, Shaw, and Aldrich, 1953, Birds of Washington state, p. 731, give Jewett as the author of this note. Key word: distribution 112 Anonymous 1928. Chinese Pheasants liberated. Oregon Out-o-doors 1:5. "Three game farms, where chinese [=Ring-necked] pheasants, hungarian [=Gray] partridges and wild turkeys are reared, liberated this season up to September the tenth 17,740 pheasants and 85 partridges.
D. ], recounting the abundance of the Ring-necked Pheasant in Oregon. Key word: population 35 Anonymous 1899. American Ornithologists' Union. Bird-Lore 1:198199. Mentions that Vernon Bailey read a paper, An Oregon Fish Hawk [=Osprey] colony, during the public session of the AOU annual meeting 1416 November 1899. J. Henny, 1988, Large Osprey colony discovered in Oregon in 1899, Murrelet 69:3336. Key words: distribution, ornithologists Page 8 36 Anonymous 1901. Pacific coast changes in the check-list.