In Situ Behavioral Response of Common Loons Associated with Elevated Mercury (Hg) Exposure
- Be a Word Detective. Stone, Lynn M. // Penguins (9780822530220);1998, p5
The article lists several words related to penguin's life that appeared in the book Penguins. Some of the words are, down, incubating, predators, preens, etc.
- Toxicity Testing of Waterborne Mercury with Red Sea Bream ( Pagrus major) Embryos and Larvae. Huang, Wei; Cao, Liang; Shan, Xiujuan; Lin, Longshan; Dou, Shuozeng // Bulletin of Environmental Contamination & Toxicology;Apr2011, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p398
ute toxicity tests revealed that, in red sea bream ( Pagrus major) embryos, 24 and 48 h LC values of waterborne HgCl were 67.3 and 39.1 Î¼g Hg L. In larvae, 48, 72 and 96 h LC values were 41.9, 36.1 and 34.8 Î¼g Hg L, respectively. Sub-chronic toxicity tests indicated that mercury...
- Mercury in White Stork ( Ciconia ciconia) Chick Feathers from Northeastern Mediterranean Areas in Relation to Age, Brood Size, and Hatching Order. Goutner, Vassilis; Becker, Peter; Liordos, Vasilios; Tsachalidis, Efstathios // Archives of Environmental Contamination & Toxicology;Aug2011, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p327
Mercury (Hg) levels in white stork ( Ciconia ciconia) feathers collected in the mid-1990s from five northeastern Mediterranean (Greece) areas varied, with mean ranges between 301 ng g dry weight (dw) (Pinios River) and 1911 ng g dw (Sperchios Delta). A significant increase of Hg levels in chick...
- Four Very Different Leg Positions. Morris, George H. // Practical Horseman;Nov2002, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p52
Explores the fundamental foot positions in horseback riding. Appearance denoting lack of grooming; Discussion on proper foot position; Importance of putting a rider's foot on the iron for security.
- Grooming May Stimulate Pleasure Nerves. // Horse Journal;Mar2013, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p6
The offers information on the activation and stimulation of pleasure nerves of horses with the application of stroking and grooming process on horses.
- HANDEDNESS AND GROOMING IN CHIMPANZEES (FAN TROGLODYTES). Russell, J. L.; Remkus, M.; Schapiro, S. J.; Hopkins, W. D. // International Journal of Primatology;Feb2006 Supplement, Vol. 27, p553
The article presents the abstract of the paper "Handedness and Grooming in Chimpanzees (Pan Troglodytes)," by J.L. Russell, M. Remkus, S.J. Schapiro and W.D. Hopkins, to be presented at the 21st Congress of the International Primatological Society in Entebbe, Uganda from June 25-30, 2006.
- To Hatch or Not to Hatch? Clode, Danielle; Hickey, Georgina // Nature Australia;Spring98, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p8
Presents information on eggs. How some eggs seem to time hatching in response to predation; Observation on the time clock of crustacean eggs.
- Here a chick, there a chick, everywhere a... Brooks Hanson, Cynthia // Christian Science Monitor;5/3/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 113, p18
Offers the author's experience of incubating eggs and hatching them for her son after a weasel killed their pet chickens. INSET: Incubating tips.
- Marquis. // CruiseGuide;9/28/2009, p20
The article offers information on the moves of Marquis Los Cabos resort to be ready for the hatching of its Olive Ridley sea turtles nests at Los Cabos in Baja California Sur, Mexico.