Do savannah sparrows commit the concorde fallacy?

  title={Do savannah sparrows commit the concorde fallacy?},
  author={Patrick James Weatherhead},
  journal={Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology},
1. The nest defense behavior of a tundra population of savannah sparrows (Passerculus sandwichensis) was examined to determine the relative importance of past investment and future prospects in determining the observed patterns. 2. A comparison of birds initiating nests at various times of the breeding season indicated that the change in renesting potential within a breeding season had little influence on the birds' behavior. 3. For a monomorphic, monogamous passerine the prospective… CONTINUE READING
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