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Birds of Isle Royale in Lake Superior

Special Scientific Report -- Wildlife 94

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Abstract

This report constitutes an annotated list of 197 species of birds reported from Isle Royale National Park, a 210-square-mile archipelago in northwestern Lake Superior including some 200 islets and rock outcrops. The island is 45 miles long and 8 miles wide at its widest point. Bird distribution and habitats are described, along with geography and vegetation; 62 species are known to have bred at least once, 26 are thought to be breeders, and the rest are migrants.

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
Federal Government Series
Title:
Birds of Isle Royale in Lake Superior
Series title:
Special Scientific Report -- Wildlife
Series number:
94
Year Published:
1966
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Publisher location:
Washington, DC
Contributing office(s):
Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center
Description:
56 pp.
First page:
0
Last page:
56