Giuseppe Giglio Dipartimento Conservazione LIPU-Birdlife Italia, Parma, Italy
Marco Gustin Dipartimento Conservazione LIPU-Birdlife Italia, Parma, Italy
In order to verify the use of nest-boxes as instruments of efficient conservation, research was carried out with the aim of studying the usage rate of nest-boxes and to compare reproductive performance of nest-box vs. natural nest. The results obtained showed a usage rate of only 7% in the first year.
RIO - Rivista Italiana di Ornitologia [eISSN 2385-0833 - pISSN 0035-6875] is published online by PAGEPress®, Pavia, Italy, on behalf of Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali and Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Milano, Italy. Autorizzazione del Tribunale di Milano n. 1045 del 12/01/1949. All credits and honors to PKP for their OJS.