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Title: Pigeon Guillemot Restoration Research at the Alaska SeaLife Center

Project Year and Number: 2001: 01327-CLO

Other Fiscal Years and Numbers for this Project: 2000: 00327, 1999: 99327, 1998: 98327

Principal Investigator (PI): Dan Roby, Oregon State University

Assisting Personnel: Andrew Hovey

Research Location: Resurrection Bay

Restoration Category: Research

Injured Resources Addressed: Pigeon Guillemot

Abstract: This project tests the feasibility of restoration techniques for pigeon guillemots (e.g., installation of artificial nest sites, use of social attractants, captive propagation and release). It also includes controlled experiments crucial to two other restoration objectives: (a) development of nondestructive biomarkers of petroleum hydrocarbon contamination in seabirds and (b) understanding how dietary factors (prey species composition, prey size, lipid content, feeding frequency) constrain growth, development, and condition at fledging in guillemots and other fish-eating seabirds.

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Proposal: View PDF (157 KB)

Funding Recommendations: View

Funding Detail For: 2001

Quarterly Project Tasks For: 2001

Annual Report: 2001: Not Available

Final Report: View

Publications from this Project: None Available

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Project Number Proposal Annual Reports Final Report Data
2000: 00327 Not Available 2000: Not Available
See Project 01327-CLO See Project 01327-CLO
1999: 99327 Not Available 1999: View (PDF)
See Project 01327-CLO See Project 01327-CLO
1998: 98327 Not Available 1998: View (PDF)
See Project 01327-CLO See Project 01327-CLO