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Agricultural chemicals and the quality of prairie-pothole wetlands for adult and juvenile waterfowl -- what are the concerns?

Biological Report 88(16)

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Abstract

A review of the literature and results of ongoing studies indicates that the potential for agricultural chemicals, particularly aerially-applied insecticides, to enter prairie potholes and reduce the quality of these wetlands for waterfowl is great, and that a coordinated effort by farmers, wildlife managers, and regulatory agencies is needed to minimize these impacts

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
Federal Government Series
Title:
Agricultural chemicals and the quality of prairie-pothole wetlands for adult and juvenile waterfowl -- what are the concerns?
Series title:
Biological Report
Series number:
88(16)
Year Published:
1988
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Contributing office(s):
Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Description:
xi, 221
Larger Work Type:
Report
Larger Work Subtype:
Federal Government Series
Larger Work Title:
Proceedings of the National Symposium on Protection of Wetlands from Agricultural Impacts
First page:
55
Last page:
64