Population ecology of willow ptarmigan in Game Management Unit 13, Southcentral Alaska.

A study is planned to evaluate the potential effects of the proposed Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project on willow ptarmigan, the chief upland gamebird in the Project area. The four study objectives are: (1) estimate the seasonal distribution; (2) delineate seasonal migratory patterns; (3) estimate...

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Corporate Author: Alaska Energy Authority.
Corporate Contributor(s):Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project.
Publisher:Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project,
Report Numbers:SuWa 170
Series:Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project document ; no. 170.
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Summary:A study is planned to evaluate the potential effects of the proposed Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project on willow ptarmigan, the chief upland gamebird in the Project area. The four study objectives are: (1) estimate the seasonal distribution; (2) delineate seasonal migratory patterns; (3) estimate fall and spring abundance and occupancy and (4) estimate seasonal survival. Access roads and transmission-line routes are included in the study area.
Physical Description:5 p. ; 28 cm.
Notes:Title from line 1.1.

A study proposal requested by Alaska Energy Authority.

"Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project FERC # 14241; Alaska Energy Authority ; Ptarmigan Study Request, 5/16/2012"--Page footer.

ARLIS assigned report number: SuWa 170.
Report Type:Wildlife resources study requests.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (p. 5).