American avocets avoid osmoregulatory stress through feeding mechanics. Rubega, Saltmarsh sparrow conservation in Connecticut Connecticut Conference on Natural Resources. Surface tension transport in red phalaropes Phalaropus fulicarius; an examination of interspecific variation in a common feeding mechanism. Nesting Birds of the Coastal Islands : A Naturalist's Year on Galveston Bay Corrie Herring Hooks Ser. University of California Water Resources Center.
Previous Research Experience and Additional Professional Employment: 1993 — 1998 Research on the functional ecology and mechanisms of salt tolerance in American Avocet and Black-necked Stilt populations in Great Basin wetlands of variable water quality. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Problems and opportunities in the study of avian feeding systems. Surface tension feeding in shorebirds: a matter of morphology vs. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. A collection of the Harry R. In the late 1980s, Pelican Island was the only location in all of Texas where nesting brown pelicans could be found.
Member, 1999 — 2006, Faculty Advisory Board, Center for Conservation and Biodiversity, University of Connecticut Member, 2006 — present, Advisory Board, Center for Environmental Science and Engineering, University of Connecticut Member, 2006 — present, Science Advisory Board, The Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Annual meeting, Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, Toronto. Patton award winning articles representing the most significant and original ornithological research. Illustrated with full page black and white photographs plus some very light yellowing of the outside paper edges.
Illustrated with black and white drawings. An experimental test of the functional significance of tongue bristles in Western Sandpipers. Environmental Science and Technology 24:620-624. Effects of sea-level rise on saltmarsh-specialist birds. Dyes Essential Ornithology by Graham Scott. Blacklock and inscribed to previous owner on the half-title page where the previous owner's name. Possible ex library copy, thatâ ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.
Moseley's observations on native peoples also proved important as traditional cultures were changing rapidly at the time. Annual meeting, British Ecological Society, Durham, England. Plasma antioxidant status assay as a non-invasive field biomarker for avian indicator species. Rubega, Grantwriter and project Research Director. Final report to Environmental Protection Agency and Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection. Dyes also discusses the bird-human history of the area, describing the near-extinctions caused by plume hunters a century ago and the serious modern threats posed by industrial and recreational uses of Galveston Bay, as well sa contemporary efforts by the National Audubon Society and other groups to preserve the bird islands as avian sanctuaries. We travel to the remote waters of New Zealand's Stewart Island, where the commercial fishing industry is fast disappearing; fish for gigantic Antarctic toothfish through a drilled ice hole at McMurdo Station; and scout for spotted bass on Alabama's Cahaba River, which has the highest diversity of fresh water fish in North America.
Nevada Biodiversity Research Center Symposium: Shorebird Management in the Great Basin; University of Nevada, Reno. Auk 125 3 :608 — 617. In The Birds of North America, No. Basic scientific research is fostered along with applications to solving sustainable conservation issues. August 2016 Pelican Island is a island in the , situated immediately south of the.
And, in Nesting Birds of the Coastal Islands, he presents a year in the birds' life through fine photographs and an evocative and informative text. Flyfisher's Guide to the Texas Gulf Coast. White Pelican Although not the most beautiful or graceful of birds, the can be found in many areas of mythology from ancient Egypt to Medieval Christianity. University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Fish and Herp Study Group, Dept. Their breeding and nesting activities go on in the wake of passing oil tankers, commercial fishing vessels, and pleasure boats of all kinds - human traffic that threatens their already circumscribed habitats. They are one of the heaviest birds still capable of flight and use various techniques to help them cover long distances, including the 'V' formation most closely associated with migrating geese. American Physical Society, Annual Meeting, March 4, 2014.
Hummingbird feeding mechanics: comments on the capillarity model. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. Vocal responses of recurvirostrid hatchlings to osmoregulatory stress. Oregon Institute of Marine Biology. Guest lecturer in Behavioral Ecology in 1989 and 1992. Book has some light edgewear and light shelf wear.
University of California, Los Angeles; Dept. White Mountain Research Station Symposium: History of Water, Owens Valley and the Eastern Sierra Nevada. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. Testing the function of nest domes in Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrows. Predicting the rate of spread for a bird-dispersed invasive plant using simulation modeling. AbeBooks, the AbeBooks logo, AbeBooks. Book has library markings labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.