Wisconsin bald eagle productivity and contaminant exposure, Great Lakes vs. inland nest sites, 1990-1992 : 1992 final report
Corporate Authors:Wisconsin Coastal Management Program ; Wisconsin, Department of Natural Resources ; United States, Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management,
Effect Of Pesticides On
Nonpoint Source Pollution
Bald Eagle//Effect Of Pesticides On/Observations/Wisconsin
Nonpoint Source Pollution//Environmental Aspects/Research/Wisconsin
Funding:Funding: Wisconsin Coastal Management Program with funds from NOAA's Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management; grant number: NA270Z0338-01; task number: 1.B.4;
Description:Executive summary -- Project objectives -- Background -- Methodology -- Results & discussion -- Acknowledgments -- Literature cited -- Tables -- Appendix.
"The International Joint Commission... Science Advisory Board has recommended using the bald eagle as a biosentinel of ecosystem health and water quality in the Great Lakes... Plasma samples were collected from 97 Wisconsin bald eagle nestlings 1990-1992. Under this grant, 60 nestling blood plasma samples collected 1990-1991 were analyzed for total PCBs... and DDE (a breakdown metabolite of the insecticide DDT) at MSU Pesticide Research Center."--Executive summary.
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