Response of captive, breeding mallards to oiled water

Journal of Wildlife Management
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Abstract

Behavioral response of mallard ducks to Prudhoe Bay crude oil slicks on water basins. Water basins were oiled with either 5 or 100 ul of oil and monitored with time-lapse cameras for 24 hr before and after water treatment. Measured time of first entry and amount of time spent on the water.

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Response of captive, breeding mallards to oiled water
Series title Journal of Wildlife Management
Volume 44
Issue 4
Year Published 1980
Language English
Contributing office(s) Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Description 915-918
Larger Work Type Article
Larger Work Subtype Journal Article
Larger Work Title Journal of Wildlife Management
First page 915
Last page 918