August 17th, 2010

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill- Status and Discussion

We are asking all members that study birds in areas affected by the spill to provide brief updates on the Waterbird Society’s website on what you are doing to assess impacts and provide recovery efforts.  Click Here to participate.

To report oiled wildlife call: (866) 557-1401

Waterbird links to Deepwater Horizon event

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Contaminants Program

http://www.fws.gov/contaminants/

Deepwater Horizon Response, Fish and Wildlife Report

http://www.deepwaterhorizonresponse.com/go/doctype/2931/55963

Tri-State Bird Research and Rescue

http://www.tristatebird.org/

NOAA BP Oil Spill Incident Response

http://response.restoration.noaa.gov/dwh.php?entry_id=809

International Bird Rescue Research Center

http://www.ibrrc.org/

Other links related to Gulf of Mexico & Waterbird Conservation

Waterbird Conservation for the Americas – SE Planning Region

http://www.pwrc.usgs.gov/nacwcp/southeast_us.html

U.S. Geological Survey Waterbird Monitoring Partnership, Database Access

http://www.pwrc.usgs.gov/cwb/database/disclaimer.html

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