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1. Ducks and Mallards of Macquarie Island [AADC-00031]
(Abstract from 'The ducks of Macquarie Island') Early reference to waterfowl on Macquarie Island and observations made by ANARE expeditioners between 1949 and 1985 are reviewed and discussed. Apart ...


2. Marine Regions for the Bering Sea Integrated Ecosystem Research Program [BSIERP_MarineRegions]
ABSTRACT: A total of 16 marine regions on the Bering Sea shelf and slope were drawn based on a consensus across researchers of the joint Bering Ecosystem Study - Bering Sea Integrated Research Program. ...


3. American Wildcelery (Vallisneria americana) Ecological Considerations for Restoration [usgsbrdnpwrcb00000016]
The success of vegetation management programs for waterfowl is dependent on knowing the physical and physiological requirements of the target species. Lakes and riverine impoundments that contain ...


4. Collecting and Analyzing Data from Duck Nesting Studies [usgsbrdnpwrcs0000004]
Northern Prairie has a long history of studying nest success of upland nesting ducks. Over the years, we have developed standardized procedures for collecting and analyzing these types of data. Data ...


5. Human Disturbances of Waterfowl: An Annotated Bibliography. [usgsbrdnpwrcd0000003]
The expansion of outdoor recreational activities has increased greatly the interaction between the public and waterfowl and waterfowl habitat. The effects of these interactions on waterfowl habitats ...


6. The Mallard Model [usgsbrdnpwrcd0000005]
Waterfowl managers face many difficult decisions about how to manage a particular area to maximize productivity of mallards (Anas platyrhynchos) and other upland nesting waterfowl. The Mallard Model ...


7. Sea Ice in the Belcher Islands, Nunavut, Canada [ELOKA002]
This data set contains interviews of three hunters from Sanikiliaq, Belcher Islands, in the territory of Nunavut, Canada. The hunters describe their observations of sea ice conditions around the ...


8. Summary Report of Community-Based Environmental and Species Observations from the Bering Sea Sub-Network, 2008-2009 [ELOKA028]
The Bering Sea Sub-Network (BSSN) is comprised of a set of coastal communities representing six indigenous cultures: three in the Russian Federation and three in the United States. The objective of ...


9. Survey Data of Community-Based Environmental and Species Observations from the Bering Sea Sub-Network, 2008-2009 [ELOKA029]
The Bering Sea Sub-Network (BSSN) is comprised of a set of coastal communities representing six indigenous cultures: three in the Russian Federation and three in the United States. The objective of ...


10. Duckdata-A Bibliographic Database of North American Waterfowl (Anatidae) and their Wetland Habitats [PWRC_Duckdata]
DUCKDATA provides a comprehensive bibliography of published literature on the ecology, conservation, and management of North American waterfowl and their wetland habitats. The primary objective of ...


11. Atlantic Offshore Seabird Dataset Catalog [USGS_PWRC_Atlantic_Seabird_Dataset]
ABSTRACT: Several bureaus within the Department of Interior compiled available information from seabird observation datasets from the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf into a single database, with ...


12. Biological and Ecological Characteristics of Terrestrial Vertebrate Species Residing in Estuaries [USGS_PWRC_BioEco]
ABSTRACT: The Biomonitoring of Environmental Status and Trends (BEST) program is designed to assess and monitor the effects of environmental contaminants on biological resources, particularly those ...


13. Russian Barnacle Geese [seamap377]   PARENT DIF
The Ocean Biogeographic Information System - Spatial Ecological Analysis of Megavertabrate Populations (OBIS-SEAMAP) is a spatially referenced database of data related to marine mammals, birds and ...


14. Aerial Surveys of Marine Birds and Mammals in Support of Oil Spill Response and Injury Assessment [seamap47]   PARENT DIF
Aerial Surveys of Marine Birds And Mammals In Support Of Oil Spill Response And Injury Assessment Studies: -- OSPR Aerial Surveys [Birds and Mammals] Study Code: OS Contract Number: FG7407-OS with ...


15. MMS Central/Northern California Low-altitude birds and mammals [seamap41]   PARENT DIF
Principal Investigator(s)/Affiliation: Thomas P. Dohl, Center for Marine Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz.Marine Mammal and Seabird Surveys Of Central And Northern California Studies: ...


16. MMS Ship Transect Survey for Mammals and Seabirds, Southern California Bight [seamap52]   PARENT DIF
Marine Mammal and Seabird Surveys of The Southern California Bight Studies: -- So. Calif. Bight Ship Surveys [Birds and Mammals] Study Code: SS Contract Number: AA550-CT7-36 Principal ...


17. MMS Surveys in the Southern California Bight [seamap53]   PARENT DIF
Aerial Surveys of Marine Birds And Mammals In Support of Oil Spill Response And Injury Assessment Studies: -- So. Calif Bight/MMS Surveys [Birds and Mammals] Study Code: SX Contract Number: FG7407-OS ...


18. SEFSC Caribbean Survey 2000 (6) [seamap7]   PARENT DIF
The Ocean Biogeographic Information System - Spatial Ecological Analysis of Megavertabrate Populations (OBIS-SEAMAP) is a spatially referenced database of data related to marine mammals, birds and ...


19. SEFSC Gomex Shelf 2001 (14) [seamap33]   PARENT DIF
The Ocean Biogeographic Information System - Spatial Ecological Analysis of Megavertabrate Populations (OBIS-SEAMAP) is a spatially referenced database of data related to marine mammals, birds and ...


20. Baltic Seabirds Transect Surveys [seamap358]   PARENT DIF
Seabirds transect surveys were conducted in Baltic Sea from 1992 to 1999.


21. PIROP Northwest Atlantic [seamap280]   PARENT DIF
The PIROP (Programme Intégré de recherches sur les oiseaux pélagiques) data set, Atlantic subset, consists of geo-referenced vessel-based surveys to monitor pelagic seabirds. Most surveys were carried ...


22. Prevalence and effects of lead poisoning resulting from ingestion of lead fishing sinkers and other fishing tackle on selected avian species. [usgsbrdnwhc_d_lead]
Lead poisoning of birds, particularly common loons (Gavia immer) and trumpeter swans (Cygnus buccinator), in the United States due to the ingestion of lead fishing sinkers has been documented in several ...


23. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Birds of the Americas Family Richness Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_BIRD_RICH]
The Birds of the Americas Family Richness Grids of the Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1 are the aggregations of the Presence Grids data at the family level. They are available in 30-arc second ...


24. Razorbill and Waterbird Surveys, Boat-based, in Winter in the Bay of Fundy, Canada [UAF_razorbillandwaterbirdsurveys]
This data set contains boat-based winter survey data (relative abundance) 1996-2000 from the Grand Manan Island regions, Bay of Fundy, Canada. It covers waterbird, seabird and some sea ...


25. Assessing Breeding Populations of Ducks by Ground Counts. [usgs_npwrc_ducks]
Waterfowl inventories taken during the breeding season are recognized as a basic technique in assessing the number of ducks per unit area. That waterfowl censusing is still an inexact technology leading ...


26. Importance of Individual Species of Predators on Nesting Success of Ducks in the Canadian Prairie Pothole Region [usgs_npwrc_nestingsuccess]
We followed 3094 upland nests of several species of ducks. Clutches in most nests were lost to predation. We related daily nest predation rates to indices of activity of eight egg-eating predators, ...


27. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Birds of the Americas Original Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_BIRD_ORIG]
The Original Grids of the Gridded Bird Species Distribution of the Americas are converted 1- kilometer grid cell data in the Geographic Coordinate System (GCS) that cover North America, South America ...


28. Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1: Birds of the Americas Presence Grids [CIESIN_SEDAC_SPECIES_BIRD_PRES]
The Birds of the Americas Family Presence Grids of the Gridded Species Distribution, Version 1 is a reclassified version of the original grids of the bird species distribution maps of North America, ...


29. IPY NL - Avian influenza in arctic breeding waterfowl [Waterfowl_AIV_Hoye_IPY172_NL]
This project investigates the interaction between Arctic-breeding migratory waterfowl and avian influenza viruses. We have used RT-PCR targeting the matrix gene of the influenza virus to detect current ...


30. Vega Island Stratigraphy, Biostratigraphy, and Chronostratigraphy [OPP0003844-JRB-JAC]
All of the latest Cretaceous dinosaurian and avian specimens have been recovered from the shallow marine deposits within the James Ross Basin, northeastern Antarctic Peninsula. The dinosaur ...


31. Disease, Parasite, and Immunological Study of Birds Through Blood and Feces Samples in the Netherlands and Norway [IPY-NL-birdhealth-Loonen-samples]
Blood (plasma, red blood cells and blood smears) and feces samples of birds collected during IPY to study diseases, parasites and immunological parameters. The data set is collected as part of IPY-project ...


32. Data from trials to assess the effectiveness of management measures to control damage by fish-eating birds at inland fisheries in England and Wales, carried out between 1995 and 1997. [cormorant_data]
Data from a three year project (1995-1999) for the UK Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA). The main aim was to investigate how damage to stillwater and river fisheries by fish-eating ...


33. Annual Waterfowl Aerial Survey [gomc_177]
On the coast and Great Bay, wintering waterfowl are beginning to move on. A January 6 aerial survey conducted by Fish and Game reported 3,461 wintering ducks and geese on the open waters of Great ...


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