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.
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No. 2 fuel oil decreases embryonic survival of great black-backed gulls
Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology