Comments on: do restrictive harvest regulations result in higher survival rates in mallards? Author's reply

@inproceedings{Sedinger1994CommentsOD,
  title={Comments on: do restrictive harvest regulations result in higher survival rates in mallards? Author's reply},
  author={James S Sedinger and Eric A. Rexstad and Godfrey W Smith and Ralph Elmer Reynolds},
  year={1994}
}
Smith and Reynolds (1992) analyzed recovery and survival rates for mallards (Anas platyrhynchos) during periods of liberal (1979-84) and restrictive (1985-88) harvest regulations to examine the relationships between harvest and survival. Using a model explicitly relating survival to recovery rates, Smith and Reynolds (1992) concluded that restrictive harvest resulted in higher survival rates for mallards. We reanalyzed these data to examine relationships between survival rates and both harvest… CONTINUE READING