The Prairie Naturalist Volume 47, Issue 1

June 2015

Editor’s Note
Christopher N. Jacques


Inter- and Intra-specific Interactions in Germination and Seedling Establishment of Cheatgrass and Russian Wildrye
Erin K. Espeland

Bot Fly Infestation of Thirteen-Lined Ground Squirrels in Colorado Shortgrass Steppe
Kim Conway and Paul Stapp

Comparison of Two Trap Net Designs for Sampling Muskellunge
Brian G. Blackwell, Todd M. Kaugman, Tyrel S. Moos, and David O. Lucchesi


Are Land-Use Changes Reflected in Diets of Mourning Doves (Zenaida Macroura) in Eastern South Dakota
Joshua B. Smith, Troy W. Grovenburg, Matthew A. Perrion, Jason A. Augspurger, Trevor W. Bultje, Anna M. Robinson, Brandi L. Crider, Datta Shubham, and Jonathan A. Jenks

Vascular Plants of the Forest River Biology Station, North Dakota
Alexey Shipunov, Kathryn A. Yurkonis, John C. La Duke, and Vera L. Facey

Mate Replacement and Alloparental Care in Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo Regalis)
Shubham Datta, Will M. Inselman, Jonathan A. Jenks, Kent C. Jensen, Christopher C. Swanson, Robert W. Klaver, Indrani Sasmal, and Troy W. Grovenburg

West Nile Virus and Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo Regalis) in the Northern Great Plains
Shubham Datta, Jonathan A. Jenks, David E. Knudsen, Kent C. Jensen, Will M. Inselman, Christopher C. Swanson, and Troy W. Grovenburg

Food Habits of Fall-Collected Age-0 Walleyes in Eastern South Dakota Glacial Lakes
Benjamin J. Schall, Matthew J. Phayvanh, Jeffrey D. Grote, Daniel J. Dembkowski, and Melissa R. Wuellner

Habitat-Related Differences in Necrophilous Species Composition: Implications for Resource Competition
Adrienne L. Conley, Elisabeth K. Jorde, Rachel E. Jorde, Lauren K. Yares, Kenzie K. Lee, Carrie L. Hall, and Daniel R. Howard