TITLE

BALANCING ACT: MANAGING CORMORANTS IN UPSTATE NEW YORK

AUTHOR(S)
Farquhar III, James F.
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Aug2001, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the initiatives taken by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation to control the population of cormorants in Little Galloo Island in lake Ontario's eastern basin. Information on the cormorants; Potential results of the initiatives; Reasons for controlling the population of cormorants.
ACCESSION #
5076350

 

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