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Bird Conservation Contributions is the peer-reviewed scientific journal of Bird Conservation Research, Inc. It is made available here through Arts and Academic Publishing. The series consists of individually published papers on basic and applied avian research that have conservation implications. Submissions may be data papers, syntheses or commentaries. Submissions are welcome from anywhere in the world, and are particularly encouraged from women and minority authors, researchers at small and non-academic institutions, researchers who have single author contributions, researchers with limited publication budgets and new authors who may need assistance in achieving professional publication standards. All submissions, correspondence and reviews are accomplished via the internet. All published papers are open access. There are no page charges or author fees for accepted papers.