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Birds and Their Role in Seed Dispersal Mechanisms
An examination of the role of birds in seed dispersal in Wisconsin Arboretum, Pheasant Branch Conservancy and Baxter's Hollow.
# 109300 | 1,105 words | 0 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Nov 27, 2008 in Biology (Botany) , Biology (Zoology) , Biology (Ecology)


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Description:

This paper explores seed dispersal mechanisms in three different plant communities. It focuses on the role of birds and the maintenance of plant biodiversity. The paper discusses seed dispersal in Wisconsin Arboretum, Pheasant Branch Conservancy and Baxter's Hollow. It also looks at the ways in which seed dispersal in these areas is dependent on animals.

Table of Contents:
Wisconsin Arboretum
Pheasant Branch Conservancy
Baxter's Hollow

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Budyak, A., Meier, A., Norton, M., Pelliteri, N., and Smith, A. (2006). Pheasant Branch Conservancy Management Plan. Retrieved December 2, 2007 from http://www.forest.wisc.edu/competition/pheasant_branch_report.pdf
  • Dutch, S. (1999). Baxter Hollow. Retrieved December 2, 2007 from http://www.uwsp.edu/geo/projects/geoweb/participants/dutch/geolwisc/GEOSTOPS/BA XTRHOL.HTM.
  • Friends of Pheasant Branch Conservancy. Retrieved December 2, 2007 from http://www.pheasantbranch.org/conservancy/info.htm
  • Wescott, D.(2007) Birds are important for plant seed dispersal in tropical rainforests. CSIRO Sustainable Ecosystems. Retrieved November 14, 2007 from http://www.csiro.au/science/weed.seed.dispersal.html.
  • Wisconsin Arboretum News. Summer Phenology. Retrieved December 2, 2007 from http://uwarboretum.org/photos/album.php?id=31.

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Birds and Their Role in Seed Dispersal Mechanisms (2008, November 27) Retrieved May 24, 2022, from https://www.academon.com/term-paper/birds-and-their-role-in-seed-dispersal-mechanisms-109300/

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"Birds and Their Role in Seed Dispersal Mechanisms" 27 November 2008. Web. 24 May. 2022. <https://www.academon.com/term-paper/birds-and-their-role-in-seed-dispersal-mechanisms-109300/>

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