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Effects of Corexit 9527 on the hatchability of mallard eggs

Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology

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Effects of Prudhoe Bay crude oil and Corexit 9527 on mallard eggs. Artificially-incubated eggs were exposed by eggshell application to varying amounts of either Prudhoe Bay crude oil, Corexit 9527, a 30:1 oil-dispersant mixture, or a 5:1 oil-dispersant mixture. Measured hatching success, stage of development at death, and hatching weight of ducklings.

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Article
Publication Subtype:
Journal Article
Title:
Effects of Corexit 9527 on the hatchability of mallard eggs
Series title:
Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology
Volume
23
Issue:
4/5
Year Published:
1979
Language:
English
Contributing office(s):
Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Description:
661-668
Larger Work Type:
Article
Larger Work Subtype:
Journal Article
Larger Work Title:
Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology
First page:
661
Last page:
668