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S. state agency endangered bird species lists. PLoS ONE 5(1). e8608. 0008608. Wells, J. , and K. V. Rosenberg. 1999. Grassland bird conservation in northeastern North America. Studies in Avian Biology 19:72–80. Wells, J. , D. K. Niven, and J. Cecil. 2005. The Important Bird Areas program in the United States: building a network of sites for conservation, state by state. Pp. 1265–1269 in C. J. Ralph and T. D. Rich (editors), Bird conservation implementation and integration in the Americas. Proceedings of the Third International Partners in Flight Conference, 20–24 March 2002, Asilomar, CA, Vol.
Indd 31 31 8/24/11 11:07:46 AM quality by (a) damming and direct alteration by roads and other infrastructure, (b) sedimentation from roads and other activities that remove forest cover, (c) altered nutrient and water yield off sites with forest cover removed, (d) thawing of porous basin bottoms and associated changes in food webs due to climate change, and (e) thawing of permafrost induced by industrial exploration and infrastructure. We propose that these changes could result in bottom-up effects on all guilds of waterfowl through a reduction in per capita food availability, leading to fewer birds settling, fewer birds breeding, and lower survival of hens and their ducklings.