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Natural and Unnatural Selection in a Wild Goose
Papers in Ornithology
  • Paul A. Johnsgard, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Date of this Version
12-1-1973
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Comments
Published in Natural History 82:10 (December 1973), pp. 60–69. Copyright © 1973 by The American Museum of Natural History. Used by permission.
Abstract

Blue goose and snow goose color phases enable the species to reproduce efficiently in the harsh Canadian climate. But hunters, more eager than sporting, are upsetting this finely tuned pattern of survival.

Citation Information
Paul A. Johnsgard. "Natural and Unnatural Selection in a Wild Goose" (1973)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/paul_johnsgard/167/