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.

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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