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Kirtland's Warbler (Dendroica kirtlandii)

REFERENCES

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Personal Communications

Aird, P., Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

Bloom, R., Biologist, Canadian Wildlife Service – Prairie and Northern Region

Huber, P., Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Mio, Michigan

Sjogren, S., Wildlife Biologist, Hiawatha National Forest, St. Ignace, Michigan