Nebraska Ornithologists' Union


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Esther V. Bennett, “1984 Nebraska Nesting Survey,” from Nebraska Bird Review (September 1985) 53(3).


Copyright 1985 Nebraska Ornithologists’ Union. Used by permission.


Data on the 1984 nesting season in Nebraska were received from 17 observers and organizations, reporting on 72 species from 36 counties or groups of counties. Counties in the tabulations are listed in a west to east order, with the northernmost of the approximately equal locations given first. Numbers represent Nest Record Cards; N represents nests observed for which no Nest Record Card was submitted; F represents feeding; CF represents carrying food; CN represents carrying nesting material; and Y represents young observed. GPC in the following paragraph represents Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Thirty species were reported on 192 North American Nest Record Cards.