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Greater White-fronted Goose
Anser albifrons

On this page are the references which we have used in our studies of the Greater White-fronted Goose (Anser albifrons). We also include other references for the benefit of those interested in further reading.

American Ornithologists' Union. 1998.
Check-list of North American birds: 7th edition
The American Ornithologists' Union. Allen Press, Lawrence, Kansas. 829 pgs.
(ISBN: 1-891276-00-X)

Bellrose, Frank C. 1976.
Ducks, geese & swans of North America
Stackpole Books. Harrisburg, Pa. 543 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-8117-0535-8)

Bowman, Timothy D., Robert A. Stehn and Kim T. Scribner. 2004.
Glaucous Gull Predation of Goslings on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska
The Condor. Vol 106. No 2. Pgs 288-298.

Carrière, Suzanne, Robert G. Bromley, and Gilles Gauthier. 1999.
Comparative Spring Habitat and Food Use by Two Arctic Nesting Geese
Wilson Bulletin. Vol 111. No 2. pgs 166-180.
Note: Kent Peninsula < Anser albifrons frontalis

Clements, James F. 2000.
Birds of the World: A Checklist: Fifth Edition.
Ibis Publishing Company. Vista, California. 867 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-934797-16-1)

DeSante, David F. and David G. Ainley. 1980.
The Avifauna of the South Farallon Islands, California
Studies in Avian Biology No. 4. A Publication of the Cooper Ornithological Society.
Allen Press, Lawrence, Kansas. 104 pgs.

Dickinson, Edward C. (Editor). 2003.
The Howard & Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World. Third Edition.
Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey. 1039 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-691-11701-2)

Ely, Craig R., Karen S. Bollinger, Jerry W. Hupp, Dirk V. Derksen, John Terenzi, John Y. Takekawa, Dennis L. Orthmeyer, Thomas C. Rothe, Michael J. Petrula and Daniel R. Yparraguirre. 2006.
Traversing a Boreal Forest Landscape: Summer Movements of Tule Greater White-fronted Geese
Waterbirds. Vol 29. No 1. Pgs 43-55.

Ely, Craig R., David H. Ward and Karen S. Bollinger. 1999.
Behavioral Correlates of Heart Rates of Free-living Greater White-fronted Geese
The Condor. Vol 101. No 2. Pgs 390-395.

Fowler, Ada C., John M. Eadie and Craig R. Ely. 2004.
Relatedness Nesting Dispersion Within Breeding Populations of Greater White-fronted Geese
The Condor. Vol 106. No 3. Pgs 600-607.

Fox, A. D., H. Boyd and R. G. Broomley 1995.
Mutual benefits of associations between breeding and non-breeding White-fronted Geese Anser albifrons
Ibis Vol 137. No 2. pgs 151-156.

Howard, Richard and Alick Moore. 1991.
A complete checklist of the Birds of the World. Second Edition.
Academic Press. San Diego, California. 622 pgs.
(ISBN 0-12-356910-9)

Johnsgard, Paul A. 1965.
Handbook of Waterfowl Behavior
Comstock Publishing Associates. Cornell University Press. Ithaca, New York. 378 pgs.
(en inglés)

Johnsgard, Paul A. 1978.
Ducks, Geese, and Swans of the World
University of Nebraska Press. Lincoln and London. 404 pgs.
(ISBN 8-8032-0953-3)

Kristiansen, Jens N., Anthony D. Fox, Hugh Boyd and David A. Stroud 2000.
Greenland White-fronted Geese Anser albifrons flavirostris benefit from feeding in mixed-species flocks
Ibis Vol 142, No 2. pgs 139-144.

Lindström, Âke and Theunis Piersma. 1993.
Mass changes in migrating birds: the evidence for fat and protein storage re-examined
Ibis. Vol. 135. No. 1. pgs 70-78

Kristiansen, Jens N, Anthony D. Fox, Hugh Boyd, and David A. Stroud. 2000.
Greenland White-fronted Geese Anser albifrons flavirostris benefit from feeding in mixed-species flocks
Ibis Vol 142, No 1. January. pgs 142-144. (ISSN 0019-1019)

Madge, Steve and Hilary Burn. 1988.
Waterfowl: an identification guide to the ducks, geese, and swans of the world.
Houghton Mifflin Company. Boston, Massachusetts. 298 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-395-46727-6)

Palmer, Ralph S. 1976.
Handbook of North american birds - Volume 2 - Waterfowl (first part)
Yale University Press. New Haven and London. 521 pgs.
(ISBN 0-300-01902-5)

Pyle, Peter and R. Philip Henderson. 1991.
The Birds of Southeast Farallon Islands: Occurrence and Seasonal Distribution of Migratory Species
Western Birds. Vol 22. No 2. pgs 41-84.

Sandars, Edmund. 1947.
A Bird Book for the Pocket: Third Edition- Seventh Impression
Oxford University Press. London - New York - Toronto. pgs 124-125.

Shimada, Tetsuo. 2001.
Choice of Daily Flight Routes of Greater White-fronted Geese: Effects of Power Lines
Waterbirds. Vol 24. No 3. Pgs 425-429.

Shimada, Tetsuo. 2002.
Daily Activity Pattern and Habitat Use of Greater White-fronted Geese: Wintering in Japan: Factors of the Population Increase
Waterbirds. Vol 25. No 3. Pgs 371-377.

Shuford, W. David, Gary W. Page, Jules G. Evens, and Lynne E. Stenzel. 1989.
Seasonal Abundance of Waterbirds at Point Reyes: A Coastal California Prespective
Western Birds. Vol 20. No 4. pgs 137-265.

Spaans, Bernard, Willem Van Der Veer and Barwolt S. Ebbinge. 1999.
Cost of Incubation in a Greater White-fronted Goose
Waterbirds. Vol 22, No 1. pgs 151-155.

Sullivan, Brian L. and Eric L. Kershner. 2005.
The Birds of San Clemente Island
Western Birds. Vol 36. No 3. pgs 158-273.

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