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An essential prerequisite to examining the impacts of anthropogenic disturbance on avian nesting activities is understanding the intrinsic and extrinsic factors that influence the birds' allocation of time to breeding behaviors.
In studies of avian nesting success, it is often of interest to estimate stage-specific daily survival probabilities of nests.
The purpose of this study was to provide information on habitat use and movement patterns by raccoons during the avian nesting season to aid in designing secure nesting habitat for low-nesting birds in the Midwest.
A total of 752 radiolocations for the remaining 21 individuals was used to estimate home ranges during the avian nesting season (Table 1).
Various techniques have been used to reduce the impact of nest predation, including the creation of dense avian nesting cover, construction of fences or islands to separate nests and predators, lethal and non-lethal removal of predators (Ratnaswamy et al.