Experimental analysis of the auditory detection process on avian point counts....
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Abstract 528 KB 2008 Summary Article by Clyde Sorenson in Wildlife North Carolina

2006 North American Ornithological Conference Poster

Recent Manuscripts

Brewster, J.P. and T.R. Simons. 2009. Testing the importance of auditory detections in avian point counts. Journal of Field Ornithology 80: 178-182.
Abstract 528 KB Simons, T. R., K. H. Pollock, J. M. Wettroth, M. W. Alldredge, K. Pacifici, and J. Brewster. 2009 Sources of measurement error, misclassification error, and bias in auditory avian point count data. pp. 237-254 in D.L. Thomson et al. (eds.), Modeling Demographic Processes in Marked Populations, Environmental and Ecological Statistics 3, Springer Science and Business Media.
Abstract 528 KBWebster, R. A., Pollock, K. H., and Simons, T. R. 2008.  Bayesian spatial modeling of point transect data from bird surveys.  Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics 13: 121-139.   
Abstract 528 KBPacifici, K., T.R. Simons, and K.H. Pollock.  2008.  Effects of vegetation and background noise on the detection process in auditory avian point count surveys.  The Auk 125: 600 - 607.
Abstract 528 KBAlldredge, M.W., Pacifici, K., T.R. Simons, and K.H. Pollock.  2008.  A field evaluation of the effectiveness of distance sampling and double independent observers to estimate detection probability in aural avian point counts.  Journal of Applied Ecology 45: 1349 - 1356.
Abstract 528 KBWebster, R. A., Pollock, K. H., and Simons, T. R. 2008.  Bayesian spatial modeling of point transect data from bird surveys.  Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics (13): 121-139.
Abstract 528 KBAlldredge, M.W. T.R. Simons, K.H. Pollock, and K. Pacifici.  2007.  A Field Evaluation of the Time-of-detection method to estimate population size for Aural Avian Point Counts.  Avian Ecology and Conservation 2 (2):13.
Abstract 528 KBSimons, T.R., M.W. Alldredge, and K.H. Pollock.  2007.  Experimental analysis of the auditory detection process on avian point counts.  The Auk 124: 986-999.
Abstract 528 KBAlldredge, M.W., T.R. Simons, and K.H. Pollock.  2007.  An experimental evaluation of distance measurement error in avian point count surveys.  Journal of Wildlife Management 71: 2759 - 2766.
Abstract 528 KBAlldredge, M.W., K.H. Pollock, T.R. Simons, J.A. Collazo, and S.A. Shriner  2007.  Time of detection method for estimating abundance from point count surveys.  The Auk 124:653-664.
Abstract 528 KBAlldredge, M.W., T.R. Simons, and K.H. Pollock.  2007.  Factors affecting aural detections of songbirds.  Ecological Applications 17:948-955.
Abstract 528 KBAlldredge, M.W., K.H. Pollock, T.R. Simons, and S.A. Shriner.  2007.  Multiple species analysis of point count data: a more parsimonious modeling framework.  Journal of Applied Ecology.44: 281-290.
Abstract 528 KBAlldredge, M.W., K.H. Pollock, and T.R. Simons.  2006.  Estimating detection probabilities from multiple-observer point counts.  The Auk 123: 1172-1182.

Songs and Calls for Field Experiments

Acadian Flycatcher
Barred Owl
Belted Kingfisher
Black and White Warbler
Black-throated Blue Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler
Bobwhite
Brown Thrasher
Brown-headed Cowbird
Canada Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Eastern Meadowlark
Field Sparrow
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Hooded Warbler
Northern Parula
Ovenbird
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Red-winged Blackbird
Scarlet Tanager
Whip Poor Will
Wood Thrush
Worm Eating Warbler
Yellow-throated Warbler
Yellow Warbler

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