Factors Affecting Provisioning Times of Two Stork Species in Lowland Nepal

  title={Factors Affecting Provisioning Times of Two Stork Species in Lowland Nepal},
  author={K. S. Gopi Sundar and Bijaya Laxmi Maharjan and Roshila Koju and Swati Kittur and Kamal Raj Gosai},
  pages={365 - 374}
Abstract. The ecology of stork colonies in southern Asia are very poorly understood. Factors affecting provisioning times of adults were evaluated at nests of two stork species, the Asian Openbill (Anastomus oscitans) and the Lesser Adjutant (Leptoptilos javanicus), in lowland Nepal, where the landscape is dominated by multi-cropped agriculture fields. Analyses focused on understanding if provisioning times were influenced more due to colony-level variables, wetlands around colonies, or… Expand
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