Greater roadrunners help eliminate pests such as mice and various insects. Humans are frequently captivated by the odd behavior of the species.
Positive Impacts: ecotourism ; controls pest population
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Benefits"
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© The Regents of the University of Michigan and its licensors
Animal Diversity Web
Pamela Rasmussen, Michigan State University
Allison Poor, University of Michigan
Elizabeth Grisham, Michigan State University
Grisham, E. 2005. "Geococcyx californianus" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Geococcyx_californianus.html
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