Dawes County (in-channel)
Basic information
Sample name: Dawes County (in-channel)

Reference: W. C. Scharf. 2007. Woodland bird use of in-channel Islands in the central Platte River, Nebraska. Prairie Naturalist 39(1):15-28 [ER 810]
Country: United States
State: Nebraska

Coordinate: 40° 40' 30" N, 99° 33' 0" W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "One capture site was within the Cottonwood Ranch Property... the other site was within the Jeffrey Island Habitat Area"
coordinate is the midpoint of values for two sites given in the text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 22.7
CMT: -2.7
MAP: 515.0
Habitat comments: "woodlands with trees containing mature eastern cottonwood, ash, mulberry (Morus rubra), and understory consisting of rough-leaved dogwood (Cornus drummondii), willow (Salix spp.), and Russian olive (Elaeagnus angustifolia)"
climate data based on station 72562 (North Platte airport)
Life forms: birds
Sites: 2
Sampling methods: mist nets
Sample size: 595
Years: 2002 - 2004
Nets or traps: 8
Sampling comments: "At each riparian woodland site, four in-channel nets were erected on islands for a total of eight in-channel nets distributed between five small islands"; the numbers of netting days and hours are not given
Sample: 1159
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2014-09-11 15:32:28
Modified: 2014-09-11 15:36:57
Abundance distribution
47 species
12 singletons
total count 595
extrapolated richness: 64.8
Fisher's α: 11.972
geometric series k: 0.9025
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9261
Shannon's H: 3.0537
Good's u: 0.9799
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Dumatella carolinensis50
Icterus spurius1124.4 g insectivore-frugivore
Icterus galbula3733.9 g insectivore-frugivore
Troglodytes aedon251.8 g insectivore
Carduelis tristis5113.1 g insectivore-granivore
Toxostoma rufum768.8 g insectivore
Vireo gilvus213.4 g insectivore-frugivore
Setophaga petechia21
"Dendroica petechia"
Melospiza melodia471.6 g insectivore-granivore
Spizella pusilla1512.5 g insectivore
Turdus migratorius778.5 g insectivore-frugivore
Pipilo maculatus16.4 g insectivore-granivore
Catharus ustulatus230.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Empidonax traillii413.1 g insectivore-frugivore
Molothrus ater123.4 g insectivore-granivore
Geothlypis trichas242.1 g insectivore
Poecile atricapillus1410.8 g
Colaptes auratus311.3 g insectivore-frugivore
Tyrannus tyrannus156.5 g insectivore
Cardinalis cardinalis643.5 g insectivore-granivore
Actitis macularius3540.4 g invertivore
"Actitis macularia"
Empidonax minimus210.0 g insectivore
Quiscalus quiscula11120 g insectivore-granivore
Cyanocitta cristata1 insectivore-granivore
Agelaius phoeniceus1665.3 g insectivore-granivore
Picoides pubescens42.8 g insectivore
Myiarchus crinitus132.1 g frugivore-insectivore
Sialia sialis227.5 g insectivore
Icterus bullockii437.9 g
Ammodramus savannarum22.6 g
Melospiza georgiana116.1 g insectivore-granivore
Pheucticus ludovicianus242.0 g insectivore-frugivore
Zenaida macroura1123 g granivore-frugivore
Tachycineta bicolor721.2 g insectivore
Sturnus vulgaris27.9 g insectivore
Bombycilla cedrorum130.6 g insectivore-frugivore
Melanerpes erythrocephalus171.6 g insectivore
Charadrius vociferus892.1 g invertivore
Pheucticus melanocephalus146.1 g insectivore-granivore
Stelgidopteryx serripennis53.9 g insectivore
Riparia riparia53.4 g insectivore
Passerculus sandwichensis31.7 g insectivore
Spiza americana15.3 g
Sayornis phoebe119.7 g insectivore
Megaceryle alcyon2 carnivore
"Ceryle alcyon"
Dolichonyx oryzivorus133.9 g insectivore
Butorides virescens113.7 g carnivore