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No. 2 fuel oil decreases embryonic survival of great black-backed gulls

Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology

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Abstract

Field study of the effects of No. 2 fuel oil applications to the eggs of great black-backed gulls on an island off the coast of Maine. Fuel oil applied in amounts of either 5 or 20 ul. All eggs opened 8 da later. Measured survival and estimated age of embryo at time of egg oiling.

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Article
Publication Subtype:
Journal Article
Title:
No. 2 fuel oil decreases embryonic survival of great black-backed gulls
Series title:
Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology
Volume
21
Issue:
1/2
Year Published:
1979
Language:
English
Contributing office(s):
Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Description:
152-156
Larger Work Type:
Article
Larger Work Subtype:
Journal Article
Larger Work Title:
Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology
First page:
152
Last page:
156
Number of Pages:
5