Status of birds and rodents on Niue following cyclone Heta in January 2004

Publication Date: 
2006
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Call Number: 
333.951609626 POW [EL]
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Available online
ISBN_ISSN: 
0-478-14067-3
1176-8886
Physical Description: 
27 p. ; 29 cm
Content Item Id: 
35394
Status of birds and rodents on Niue following cyclone Heta in January 2004
Abstract: 

On 6 January 2004. cyclone Heta devastated much of the South Pacific island nation of Niue. Extensive damage was done to forest, particularly of the north- western sector, with many trees up-rooted and others stripped of branches and foliage. This report details our findings from a survey of Niue's birds and rodents during 3-19 September 2004 and compares these with results from a similar survey in September 1994. Five-minute bird count data, an index of conspicuousness, from three transects showed that heahea (Polynesian triller,Lalagc maculosa) were more abundant in 2004 than in 1994, but mid

GEFPAS Project: 
No
Record Id: 
69496