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Biology Technical Notes

Biology Technical Notes

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Subject Date Technical Note Number Technical Note Format
Table of Contents
Habitat Assessment Tools
Wildlife Habitat Evaluation Guide - Forestland
Wildlife Habitat Evaluation Guide - Openland
Wildlife Habitat Evaluation Guide - Rangeland
July 2004
February 2011
July 2004
Biology No. 27 Excel
Wildlife Habitat Evaluation Guides Biology Technical Note 27 July 2004 Biology No. 27 Narrative PDF
Stream Visual Assessment Protocol ver. 2 December 2009 Biology No. 99 PDF
Fish Assemblages as Indicators of the Biological Condition of Streams and Watersheds July 2003 NRCS National PDF
Fish and Aquatic Species
Coho Salmon June 1971 Biology No. 10 PDF
Bull Trout February 2006 NRCS National PDF
Cutthroat Trout March 2007 NRCS National PDF
Rainbow Trout May 2000 NRCS National PDF
Freshwater Mussels January 2007 NRCS National PDF
Birds
Sage Grouse in Oregon August 2005 ODFW PDF
Grassland Birds October 1999 NRCS National PDF
Long-billed curlew January 2000 NRCS National PDF    
Ring-necked pheasant October 1999 NRCS National PDF
Sage Grouse May 2005 NRCS National PDF
Shorebirds July 2000 NRCS National PDF
Wading Birds February 2006 NRCS National PDF
Migratory Bird Responses to Grazing February 2006 NRCS National PDF
Mammals
American Elk November 1999 NRCS National PDF
Bats August 1999 NRCS National PDF
Amphibians & Reptiles
Amphibians and Reptiles February 2007 NRCS National PDF
Western Pond Turtles 2000 ODFW PDF
Pollinators
Butterflies January 2000 NRCS National PDF
Pollinators (Native) February 2006 NRCS National PDF
Farming for Bees: Guidelines for Providing Native Bee Habitat on Farms July 2007 Xerces Society PDF
Pollinators in Natural Areas: A Primer on Habitat Management 2007 Xerces Society PDF
Plants for Native Bees in the Pacific Northwest Xerces Society   PDF
Butterfly Gardening Xerces Society   PDF
Woodland Fish and Wildlife
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Beaver, Muskrat, and Nutria on Small Woodlands December 1998 Biology No. 14 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Is there a place for Fish and Wildlife in your Woodland December 1989 Biology No. 29 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Riparian Areas: Fish and Wildlife Havens December 1989 Biology No. 30 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Managing Small Woodlands for Grouse July 1998 Biology No. 31 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Managing Deer on Small Woodlands May 1990 Biology No. 32 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Trout in Small Woodland Areas January 1991 Biology No. 33 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Managing Ponderosa Pine Woodlands for Fish and Wildlife September 1991 Biology No. 34 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Managing Small Woodlands for Cavity Nesting Birds October 1991 Biology No. 35 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Managing Small Woodlands for Elk March 1992 Biology No. 36 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Wood Ducks on Small Woodlands July 1992 Biology No. 37 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Coastal Douglas-Fir Forests and Wildlife September 1993 Biology No. 38 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Hawk, Eagle and Osprey Management on Small Woodlands September 1993 Biology No. 39 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Wetlands as Varied as Our Region September 1994 Biology No. 40 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Wildlife on White Oaks Woodlands December 1994 Biology No. 41 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Managing Forest Habitats for Migrant Songbirds May 1999 Biology No. 42 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Habitat Management For Bats On Small Woodlands August 2001 Biology No. 44 PDF
WOODLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE: Managing Western Juniper For Wildlife November 2001 Biology No. 45 PDF
Woodland Fish and Wildlife:  Habitat Management for Turkeys on Small Woodlands May 2006 Biology No. 48 PDF
Woodland Fish and Wildlife:  Wildlife in Broadleaf Woodlands of Oregon and Washington May 2006 Biology No. 49 PDF
Woodland Fish and Wildlife: Managing Pacific Northwest Forests for Band-Tailed Pigeons July 2007 Biology No. 50 PDF
Pacific Lamprey and NRCS: Conservation, Management and Guidelines for Instream and Riparian Activities March 2011 Biology No. 50 PDF
Managing Forests for Fish and Wildlife April 2004 NRCS National PDF
Fish and Wildlife Structures
Artificial Nesting Structures July 2008 NRCS National PDF
BCI Bat Houses April 2009 Bat Conservation International Website
Habitat Restoration Guides
Landowner’s Guide for Restoring Oak Woodlands, Wetlands, Prairies, and Bottomland and Riparian Forests (Willamette Valley) 2004 DOW PDF
Landowner’s Guide to Restoring and Managing Oregon White Oak Habitats 2004 BLM PDF
Rainforest Birds: A Land Manager’s Guide to Breeding Bird Habitat in Young Conifer Forests 2007 USGS PDF
Landowner’s Guide to Creating Grassland Habitat (Willamette Valley) 2000 ODFW PDF
Miscellaneous
Water for Wildlife: A Handbook for Ranchers and Range Managers 2007 Bat Conservation International PDF
Early Successional Habitat January 2007 NRCS National PDF
Ecologically Isolated Wetlands October 2006 NRCS National PDF
Using Micro and Macrotopography in Wetland Restoration March 2002 NRCS National PDF
Importance of Disturbance in Habitat Management October 2006 NRCS National PDF
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and Wildlife April 2004 NRCS National PDF
Riparian Systems January 2007 NRCS National PDF
Going with the Flow: Understanding Effects of Land Management on Rivers, Floods, and Floodplains June 2002 NRCS National PDF
Invasive Species October 2006 NRCS National PDF

 
Additional Leaflets can be found at  Ecological Sciences Tools and Documents - Technical Notes

National Biology Technical Notes

See the National NRCS Wildlife Biology Website.


Oregon Archived Technical Notes