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Does a visit from a snake cause nest abandonment? Maybe not, unless the nest is actually depredated.
Author Jay Sheppard expressed his gratitude to NestWatchers for supplying data.
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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. DRL-0540185. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation (NSF).