Acronyms Used

in Species Accounts

BBA Breeding Bird Atlas MNDNR Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
BCA Bird Conservation Area MRRP Missouri River Recovery Program, U.S. Army Corps of Engineering
BBS Breeding Bird Survey NBCI Northern Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
CBC Christmas Bird Count TNC The Nature Conservancy
COSEWIC Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada USACOE U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
CRP Conservation Reserve Program USGS U.S. Geological Survey
Iowa DNR Iowa Department of Natural Resources WBBA Wisconsin Breeding Bird Atlas
IOU Iowa Ornithologists’ Union WDNR Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
WRP Wetland Reserve Program WMA Wildlife Management Area