7 record(s) found with the tag "nesting" (multi-year projects are grouped):
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The Role of Predation in Nesting Success of Black Brant and Lesser Snow Geese
Principal Investigator: Armstrong, Terry
Licensed Year(s): 1993 1992 1991
Summary: This study will entail observing glaucous gulls as they prey on nesting black brant and lesser snow geese. The researcher will attempt to determine why the gulls seem to be more successful when attacking brant nests than snow geese. No birds will be killed or removed during this study....

Shorebird and Waterfowl Nesting Habitat in the Mackenzie Delta, N.W.T.
Principal Investigator: Roney, Keith
Licensed Year(s): 1995 1991
Summary: The Researcher will gather information by aerial reconnaissance to take photographs of nesting areas; a ground study by boat to photograph and take notes on the habitat of nesting birds; a library search for information on the Mackenzie Delta and will conduct interviews with local researchers and residents for additional information....

Breeding Biology of the Harris' Sparrow and White-crowned Sparrows in the Thelon Game Sanctuary, N.W.T.
Principal Investigator: Norment, Christopher
Licensed Year(s): 1991 1990
Summary: Mr. Norment is studying the breeding biology of the Harris' Sparrow and White-crowned Sparrow. He will be collecting data on any physical (such as weather, food supply, nest-site, predators) or genetic (such as number of eggs, breeding cycle, condition of females) factors....

Licence #2742
Principal Investigator: Montgomerie, Robert D.
Licensed Year(s): 1982
Summary: 1) To study the foraging and competition among tundra bumble bees. 2) To study the foraging and space use by nesting birds....

Licence #2636
Principal Investigator: Montgomerie, Robert D.
Licensed Year(s): 1981
Summary: (1) Study the foraging and competition (for space) by tundra bumblebees. (2) Study the eating and nesting habits (space use) by Sandpipers....

Licence #2485
Principal Investigator: Miller, E.H.
Licensed Year(s): 1979
Summary: To begin a multi-year study of the natural history and breeding biology of the white rumped sandpiper. The study will also include an assessment of the mortality rates of chicks and adults and document return rate to nesting areas. Birds will be banded and measured after catching them with mist nets and drop-traps....

Licence #2375
Principal Investigator: MacDonald, S.D.
Licensed Year(s): 1978
Summary: To investigate the breeding behaviour, feeding habits and nesting habitats of birds utilizing the islets in the polynias....