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Title: Seasonal Movement and Pelagic Habitat Use by Common Murres from the Barren Islands

Project Year and Number: 1995: 95021

Other Fiscal Years and Numbers for this Project: None

Principal Investigator (PI): Scott Hatch, DOI

Assisting Personnel: David Douglas, Paul Meyer, Daniel Mulcahy

Research Location: KEN

Restoration Category: Research

Injured Resources Addressed: Common Murres

Abstract: The project would use satellite transmitters on common murres to determine both the summer feeding areas and wintering areas of murres from the Barren Islands colony. The project would investigate food availability to murres and test the hypothesis that food availability is limiting the recovery of the Barren Islands population. The project would also collect data on murre diving depths through externally mounted depth recorders.

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Proposal: PDF Not Available

Funding Recommendations: View

Funding Detail For: 1995

Quarterly Project Tasks For: 1995

Annual Report: 1995: Not Available

Final Report: View

Publications from this Project: None Available