The effects of agricultural change on population size of Corn Buntings Miliaria calandra on individual farms

@article{Donald1995TheEO,
  title={The effects of agricultural change on population size of Corn Buntings Miliaria calandra on individual farms},
  author={Paul F. Donald and Cairo N. Forrest},
  journal={Bird Study},
  year={1995},
  volume={42},
  pages={205-215}
}
This paper uses Common Birds Census (CBC) data to examine habitat selection by Corn Buntings and the relationship between population change and land-use change at the scale of the individual farm. On each of 29 farms, structural data and cropping patterns in the year of peak Corn Bunting population size were compared with those in the year of lowest population size (or first year of extinction). Crop diversity, hedgerow length, field size and the areas of all crops except wheat and barley did… 
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