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1 December 2000 Food Caching or Surplus Killing in the Common Buzzard Buteo buteo?
Bogumiła Olech, Mikołaj Pruszyński
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Abstract

In some Buzzard nests with nestlings, located in the Kampinoski National Park, surplus food was found — two or more items of small rodents, mainly voles, without traces of damage, stored in nests. Part of the stored prey was in various stages of decay. Surplus prey items were more frequent in farmland nests than in forest nests.

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Bogumiła Olech and Mikołaj Pruszyński "Food Caching or Surplus Killing in the Common Buzzard Buteo buteo?," Acta Ornithologica 35(2), 215-216, (1 December 2000). https://doi.org/10.3161/068.035.0204
Received: 1 October 2000; Accepted: 1 November 2000; Published: 1 December 2000
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