BIOL 2903V- Mar 20a 2013

BIOL 2903V Mar 20a 2013

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Unformatted text preview: pper is an alvar species (very small). Eastern Red Cedars grow well on alvars (indicator). Loggerhead Shrikes often nest in Red Cedars, now an endangered species. Hawthorns are important shrubs for shrikes. Alvars are even more prevalent in another part of the GL SL Forest Region. Great Lakes Lowland. North of Belleville lies the Napanee Plains. Prairie Smoke is another Avlar species. South of Belleville lies Prince Edward County. Point Traverse (Long Point) is the south-eastern tip of Prince Edward County. Lake Ontario greatly affects the climate (moderating it) and is also habitat. Fall & Winter major are for huge flocks of ducks (Northern, diving ducks- long tailed ducks, Goldeneye), big bodies of water good for Winter. The point is important for migrating songbirds, Black throated Blue Warbler, banding station. <National Wildlife Refuge area preserved. Islands in Lake Ontario are important for migrating birds. Amherst Island- flat, limestone. Migrating sandpipers feed along...
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