Mountain Plover Charadrius montanus


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Andres, B.A., Smith, P.A., Morrison, R.I.G., Gratto-Trevor, C.L., Brown, S.C. and Friis, C.A. 2012. Population estimates of North American shorebirds, 2012. Wader Study Group Bulletin 119(3): 178-194.

Childers, T. M.; Dinsmore, S. J. 2008. Density and abundance of Mountain Plovers in northeastern Montana. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 120(4): 700-707.

Day, K. S. 1994. Observations of Mountain Plover (Charadrius montanus) breeding in Utah. Southwestern Naturalist 39: 298-300.

Desmond, M. J.; Ramirez, F. C. 2002. Nest documentation confirms the presence of a breeding population of Mountain Plover Charadrius montanus in north-east Mexico. Cotinga 17: 17-19.

Dinsmore, S. J. 2008. Influence of drought on annual survival of the Mountain Plover in Montana. Condor 110(1): 45-54.

Dinsmore, S. J. 2013. Mountain Plover responses to deltamethrin treatments on prairie dog colonies in Montana. Ecotoxicology 22: 415-424.

Dinsmore, S. J.; Smith M. D. 2010. Mountain Plover responses to plague in Montana. Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases 10: 37-45.

Dinsmore, S. J.; Wunder, M. B.; Dreitz, V. J.; Knopf, F. L. 2010. An assessment of factors affecting population growth of the Mountain Plover. Avian Conservation and Ecology 5(1): 5, http://www.ace-eco.org/vol5/iss1/art5/.

Dreitz, V. J.; Knopf, F. L. 2007. Mountain Plovers and the politics of research on private lands. BioScience 57(8): 681-687.

Gómez de Silva Garza, H.; Medellín Legorreta, R. A.; Amín, M. A.; Aguilar, S. 1996. A concentration of Mountain Plovers Charadrius montanus in San Luis Potosí, Mexico. Cotinga: 74-75.

González Rojas, J. I.; Cruz Nieto, M. A.; Medrano, O. B.; Ortega, I. R. 2006. First breeding record of a Mountain Plover in Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 118: 81-84.

Howell, S.N.G.; Webb, S. 1995. A guide to the Birds of Mexico and northern Central America. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Knopf, F. L. 1996. Mountain Plover (Charadrius montanus). In: Poole, A.; Gill, F. (ed.), The birds of North America, No. 211, pp. 1-16. The Academy of Natural Sciences, and The American Ornithologists' Union, Philadelphia, and Washington, DC.

Knopf, F. L. 1998. Foods of Mountain Plovers wintering in California. Condor 100: 382-384.

Knopf, F. L.; Rupert, J. R. 1995. Habits and habitats of Mountain Plovers in California. Condor 97: 743-751.

Knopf, F. L.; Rupert, J. R. 1999. A resident population of Mountain Plovers in Mexico. Cotinga 11: 17-19.

Knowles, C. J.; Stoner, C. J.; Gieb, S. P. 1982. Selective use of black-tailed prairie dog towns by Mountain Plovers. Condor 84: 71-74.

McConnell, S.; O'Connell, T. J.; Leslie, D. M., Jr.; Shackford, J. S. 2009. Mountain Plovers in Oklahoma: distribution, abundance and habitat use. Journal of Field Ornithology 80(1): 27-34.

Piersma, T. 1996. Charadriidae (Plovers). In: del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Sargatal, J. (ed.), Handbook of the birds of the world, pp. 384-442. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Sauer, J.R.; Niven, D.K.; Hines, J.E.; Ziolkowski Jr, D.J.; Pardieck, K.L.; Fallon, J.E.; Link, W.A. 2017. The North American Breeding Bird Survey, Results and Analysis 1966 - 2015. Version 12.23.2015. Laurel, MD

Shackford, J. S.; Leslie, D. M.; Harden, W. D. 1999. Range-wide use of cultivated fields by Mountain Plovers during the breeding season. Journal of Field Ornithology 70: 114-120.

Wilbur, S. R. 1987. Birds of Baja California. University of California Press, Los Angeles and London.

Wunder, M.B. and F.L. Knopf. 2003. The Imperial Valley of California is critical to wintering Mountain Plovers. Journal of Field Ornithology 74: 74-80.

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BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Charadrius montanus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2020.