Title: Nest-site characteristic of Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major in central Poland


Mazgajski, Tomasz D.

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Nest-site characteristic of Great Spotted Woodpecker


Polish Academy of Sciences. Institute of Ecology


Polish Academy of Sciences. Institute of Ecology. Publishing Office

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Dziekanów Leśny


Pages 33-41 : illustrations ; 27 cm ; Bibliographical references (pages 40-41)


The study was carried out in two nature reserves in Warsaw (central Poland) in 1992-1995. Following aspects of Dendrocopos major nest hole's localisation are describing: tree species, height above the ground, tree trunk girth, condition of tree, tree fragrnent (in which nest was located) and entrance's exposure. Near all nest's parameters were different between two study areas what suggest that Great Spotted Woodpecker is quite indiscriminate in nest site selection.


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