Potential predators of nests of aquatic birds of the wetlands of Caulín, Chiloé, south of Chile and evaluation of methods of detection

  • Carol Cerda-Peña
  • Jaime R. Rau Universidad de Los Lagos
Keywords: predation, wetlands, artificial nests


Potential predators of ground nesting aquatic birds were identified, through various monitoring techniques, in wetlands of Bahía de Caulín, Chiloé, Chile. As a result, a greater proportion of mammalian predators was found, followed by raptorial birds and the monitoring techniques provided information at different taxonomic levels.

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