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very small North American and South American warblers

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Premier Oil PLC (PMO.LN), an independent exploration and production company, has plugged and abandoned the Gnatcatcher 35/12-3S well.
Noreco's exploration programme for 2010 included a new exploration well on the PL378 Gnatcatcher prospect and an appraisal well on the Grosbeak find.
Among other migratory passerines, densities exceeded 1 individual/ha at all three sites for Eastern Wood-Pewee, Acadian Flycatcher, Wood Thrush, Great Crested Flycatcher, Indigo Bunting, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, and Red-eyed Vireo (Table 3).
Cronin, Systematics, Taxonomy, and the Endangered Species Act: The Example of the California Gnatcatcher, 25 WILDLIFE SOC'Y BULL.
Nutcracker Gnatcatcher are these real?" the author asks.
The California gnatcatcher could lose as much as 56% of its range, or as little as seven percent, depending on how climate change is addressed.
Similarly, regulations protecting the California coastal gnatcatcher will likely lead to compliance and opportunity costs of up to $5 billion in the period from 2003 to 2020.
The species infected were a great blue heron (Ardea herodias), 2 American crows (Corvus brachyrhyncos), 2 American robins (Turdus migratorius), 2 mourning doves (Zenaida macroura), a red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis), a blue-gray gnatcatcher (Polioptila caerulea), a northern mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos), a house finch (Carpodacus mexicanus), and a northern cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis).
California least tern (Sterna antillarum brownmi), coastal California gnatcatcher (Polioptila californica californica), golden-checked warbler (Dendroica chrysoparia), Hawaiian stilt (Himantopus mexicanus knudseni), least Bell's vireo (Vireo bellii pusillus), Mexican spotted owl (Strix occidentalis lucida), red-cockaded woodpecker (Picoides borealis), southwest willow flycatcher (Empidonax traitlii extiraus), western snowy plover alexandrinus nivosus), desert tortoise (Gopherus agassizii), gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus), green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas), loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta), gray bat (Myotis grisecens), Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis), and Sonoran pronghorn (Antilocapra americana sonoriensis).
Best bets: The dry chaparral habitat on the southeast side of Mount Pisgah attracts species that are unusual in this area, including blue-gray gnatcatcher and California towhee.
The critical habitat for the Arroyo toad, (2) the Riverside fairy shrimp, the California gnatcatcher, and the tidewater goby (originally designated in 2000) covered a large swath of coastal sage scrub and other grasslands, vernal pools, rivers, and streams of southern California.
The NRDC claims that training activities are imperiling endangered species such as the California gnatcatcher, a local songbird.
Some birds--such as the blue-gray gnatcatcher, hummingbird, and eastern wood peewee--may construct their nests entirely of lichens.
Other common species included Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (Polioptila caerulea) (12 circles) and Scarlet Tanager (Piranga olivacea) (10 circles).
(53) Discounting economic studies demonstrating economic impacts of between $300 million and $5.5 billion for the comparable critical habitat designation for the California gnatcatcher, FWS claimed that the arroyo toad designation "would result in an economic impact of less than $1 million, significantly below the $100 million threshold in Executive Order 12866." (54) This, according to the Service, because any costs incurred as a result of the critical habitat designation were actually attributable to the pre-UMRA listing of the arroyo toad as an endangered species.