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Birds of a feather

http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2014/3049/

Explains how critical information about dispersal and gene flow in sage-grouse populations can be obtained from the DNA coded in the sage-grouse feathers collected at their communal breeding grounds, which are called "leks".

by Knick, Steven T. and Gondhaleker, Carmen N.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014-3049
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Animal behavior, Biogeography, Birds, Interagency programs, Ornithology, Shrubland ecosystems, Wildlife biology, Wildlife population management, Shrublands
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