Division of Wildlife Conservation (DWC) Publication Details

New names for old birds

  • Reference: Woodford, R. 2011. New names for old birds. Alaska Fish & Wildlife News, February 2011. Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Wildlife Conservation, Juneau. http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=wildlifenews.view_article&articles_id=498 (Accessed 6 December 2017)
  • Audiences: General Public, Wildlife Viewer
  • Authors: Riley G. Woodford
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  • Keywords: belted kingfisher, Megaceryle alcyon, black scoter, Melanitta nigra, dark-eyed junco, Junco hyemalis, dusky grouse, Dendragapus obscurus, long-tailed duck, Clangula hyemalis, Pacific wren, Troglodytes troglodytes, sooty grouse, Dendragapus fuliginosus, American Ornithologists’ Union (AOU), birds, common names, ornithology, scientific names, species, subspecies
  • Link: http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=wildlifenews.view_article&articles_id=498
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  • Primary Authors: Riley G. Woodford
  • Programs: Wildlife Information
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  • Publication Types: News Article
  • Regions: Statewide
  • Species: Dark-Eyed Junco, Sooty Grouse, Long-Tailed Duck, Black Scoter, Belted Kingfisher, Pacific Wren, Dusky Grouse
  • Species Categories: Birds, Songbirds, Waterfowl
  • Title: New names for old birds
  • Topics: Birding, Identification (e.g., antler size, type, sex), Wildlife Viewing
  • Year: 2011

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