Dr. Charles van Riper III

Professor, School of Natural Resources and the Environment
USGS Research Scientist Emeritus  

Sonoran Desert Research Station
125 Biological Sciences East ~ University of Arizona ~Tucson, AZ 85721-125
(520) 626-7027 ~ (520) 670-5100 fax ~ (520) 491-0721 call

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The use of sheep wool in nest construction by Hawaiian birds.


The phenology of mamane (Sophora chrysophylla) and naio (Myoporum sandwicense) on Mauna Kea, Hawaii, as related to the annual cycle of the Amakihi (Loxops virens) and the Palila (Psittirostra bailleui).

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An Albinistic Elepaio from Hawaii

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Linnet breeding biology on Hawaii
Apapane Nesting in Lava Tubes in Hawaii

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