Jump to Main Content
- Paruk, James D., et al. Show all 10 Authors
- Environmental toxicology and chemistry 2018 v.37 no.2 pp. 451-461
- Ardea alba; Pelecanus occidentalis; adverse effects; birds; erythrocyte count; hemolytic anemia; inclusion bodies; mortality; oil spills; oils; reticulocytes; sublethal effects
- ... Avian mortality events are common following large‐scale oil spills. However, the sublethal effects of oil on birds exposed to light external oiling are not clearly understood. We found that American oystercatchers (area of potential impact n = 42, reference n = 21), black skimmers (area of potential impact n = 121, reference n = 88), brown pelicans (area of potential impact n = 91, reference n = 4 ...