Biodiversity assessment (rodents and avifauna) of five forest reserves in the Brong-Ahafo Region, Ghana

@article{Attuquayefio2010BiodiversityA,
  title={Biodiversity assessment (rodents and avifauna) of five forest reserves in the Brong-Ahafo Region, Ghana},
  author={Dk Attuquayefio},
  journal={Ghana journal of science},
  year={2010},
  volume={48},
  pages={37-45}
}
A faunal inventory of five forest reserves in the Brong-Ahafo Region was undertaken to determine the ecological status or levels of degradation of the reserves using birds and small mammals as bio-indicators. The methodology involved live-trapping of small mammals and recording bird species using ad hoc observations timed transect walks along trails and transects. Fifty individuals of nine species of rodents were recorded, with Mastomys erythroleucus (multimammate mouse) being the most abundant… Expand
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