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.
- 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...
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- `Shocked' by egg-turning advice. Caveny, David D. // Countryside & Small Stock Journal;Nov/Dec96, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p48
Reports that turning eggs while incubating them is essential to embryo development. Investments in research to get as many eggs hatched into chicks as possible.
- 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.
- Break a cherished tradition: Quit turning those eggs in the incubator. Salsbury, D.L. // Countryside & Small Stock Journal;Jul/Aug96, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p43
Presents scientific evidence in opposition to the common perception that of the necessity of turning eggs in incubators. Chick embryology expert H.T. Gier's experiments on this issue; Probable origin of this myth; Reason why egg turning is detrimental.