Publications

LSNY Publications

Proceedings of the Linnaean Society of New York, published occasionally, containing short articles and notes.
  • Proceedings 75, 1996–2008. 62 pages. Includes annual reports and Treasurer’s reports. Illustrated with line drawings by Alan Messer. $5.00 ($8 by mail).

Transactions of the Linnaean Society of New York, published at longer intervals, presenting lengthier papers. The documents listed here are available as PDF files.

  • LSNY Transactions v. 1, 1882
    Vertebrates of the Adirondack Region, Northeastern New York by Clinton Hart Merriam, M. D.
    Is not the Fish Crow A Winter as Well as a Summer Resident at the Northern Limit of its Range by William Dutcher.
    A Review of the Summer Birds of a Part of the Catskill Mountains With Prefatory Remarks on the Faunal and Floral features of the Region by Eugene Pintard Bicknell
  • LSNY Transactions v. 2, 1884
    Vertebrates of the Adirondack Region, Northeastern New York by Clinton Hart Merriam, M. C. (Mammalia Concluded) by Clinton Hart Merriam, M. D.  
    Description of the Genus an Species of the Sorecidae by Clinton Hart Merriam, M. D
  • LSNY Transactions v. 3, 1933
    The Birds of Dutches County, New York from Records Compiled by Maunsell S. Crosby by Ludlow Griscom
  • LSNY Transactions v. 4, 1937
    Studies in the Life History of the Song Sparrow I by Margaret Morse Nice
  • LSNY Transactions v. 5, 1939
    The Behavior of the Snow Bunting in Spring by Dr. N. Tinbergenby
  • LSNY Transactions v. 6, 1943
    Studies in the Life History of the Song Sparrow II: The Behavior of Song Sparrows and Other Passerines by Margaret Morse Nice
  • LSNY Transactions v. 7, 1955
    The Species of Middle American Birds: A list of all species recorded from Mexico to Panama, with suggested English names, outlines of range, and a distributional bibliography by Eugene Eisenmann
  • LSNY Transactions v. 8, 1962
    Development of Behavior in Precocial Birds by Margaret Morse Nice
  • LSNY Transactions v. 9, 1978
    Colonial Waterbird Group 2nd Annual Meeting October 20-23, 1978 Invited Papers:
    The Habitats, Distribution, and Numbers of Northern Seabirds by W. R. P. Bourne
    The Pelagic Ecology of Seabirds by R. G. B. Brown
    Population and Colony-Site Trends of Long Island Waterbirds for Five Years in the Mid 1970s by Paul A. Buckley and Francine G. Buckley
    Coastal Surveys—Northeast and Northwest by William H. Drury
    Censusing Waterbird Colonies: Some Sampling Experiments by R. Michael Erwin
    The Effects of Timing of Breeding, Dispersion of Nests, and Habitat Selection on Nesting Success of Colonial Waterbirds by Donald A. McCrimmon, Jr
    Effects of Toxic Pollutants on Productivity in Colonial Waterbirds by Ian C. T. Nisbet
    The Influence of Annual Variation in Rainfall and Water Levels on Nesting by Florida Populations of Wading Birds by John C. Ogden, Herbert W. Kale, II, and Stephan A. Nesbitt
    Census Methods for Gulf Coast Waterbirds by John W. Portnoy
    Why Are There Different Kinds of Herons? by Harry F. Recher and Judy A. Recher
  • LSNY Transactions v. 10, 2007.
    Natural History of New York City Parks and Great Gull Island. Includes papers on area flora, fauna, and geology by S. Horenstein, A. Brash, M.L. Cadenasso et al., G. Tudor, E. Lamont, H. Zirlin, S. Walter, E. Pehek, A. Sloan, J. Bourque, T. Boretti et al., D. Kunstler, L. Ekernas and K. Mertes, H. Hays, and J. DiCostanzo. Printed version also available, $20.00 ($25.00 by mail).

  • Transactions bibliography. If you have a PDF copy or book an LSNY publication not posted here please let us know at info@linnaaeannewyork.org