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Views: 27
Last Modified

May 2, 2017

Description

The Sprague's pipit is a small, ground-nesting songbird which, in Alberta, is found almost exclusively on native prairie. The bird is designated a Species of Special Concern in Alberta due to its large historic population decline and potential for continuing habitat alteration. This plan provides...


Views: 154
Last Modified

May 1, 2014

Description

This wildlife status report looks at the Canada warbler, a medium-sized migrant songbird whose northern and western breeding limits include the northern part of Alberta in the Boreal Forest and Foothills natural regions. The Canada warbler is designated as Sensitive in Alberta due its low numbers...


Views: 16
Last Modified

September 1, 2010

Description

The Sprague's pipit is a small, ground-nesting songbird which, in Alberta, is found almost exclusively on native prairie. The bird is designated a Species of Special Concern in Alberta due to its large historic population decline and potential for continuing habitat alteration. This plan provides...


Views: 58
Last Modified

June 1, 2004

Description

This wildlife status report looks at the sage thrasher, a songbird of the sagebrush-dominated grasslands whose status is currently Undetermined in Alberta. Information on the biology and distribution of this species in Alberta is largely anecdotal, but it has been observed most commonly in the...


Views: 63
Last Modified

March 1, 2001

Description

This wildlife status report looks at the bay-breasted warbler, a migrant songbird that breeds across the boreal forests of Canada and the northeastern United States and winters in Panama and northern South America. It is uncommon in most areas of Alberta and may be at risk in the province due to...


Views: 41
Last Modified

March 1, 2001

Description

This wildlife status report looks at the Cape May warbler, a migrant songbird that breeds across the boreal forests of Canada and the northeastern United States and winters in the West Indies and the east coast of Central America. The Cape May warbler is uncommon in most areas of Alberta and...


Views: 58
Last Modified

December 1, 1999

Description

This wildlife status report looks at the black-throated green warbler, a migrant songbird that breeds across the boreal forests of Canada and the northeastern United States and winters in Mexico and Central America. Although common in some areas of suitable habitat in Alberta, it may be at risk...


Views: 78
Last Modified

January 1, 1997

Description

This wildlife status report looks at the Sprague's pipit, a small ground-nesting songbird endemic to the Canadian prairies and northern Great Plains of the United States. Although relatively common throughout its range, populations have been declining in many areas. This, coupled with a relative...