|Royal tern (Sterna maxima) chick diet on Fisherman Island National Wildlife Refuge, Virginia
||I investigated Royal Tern (Sterna maxima) chicks on an uninhabited barrier island,
Fisherman Island National Wildlife Refuge, at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay, Virginia,
during 2003 and 2004 to determine the seasonal variation in diet and the fis...
|Diurnal time-activity budgets of nesting least terns and black skimmers
||Time-activity budgets for Least Terns and Black Skimmers were determined for the 2004 and 2005 nesting seasons. These species had significantly different time-activity budgets. Least Terns spent more time engaged in incubation activities (72.89%), fo...
|Avian predation at a Southern Rockhopper Penguin Colony on Staten Island, Argentina
||The association between avian predation on Southern Rockhopper Penguins (Eudyptes chrysocome chrysocome) and subcolony size was examined during the chick-rearing period. In addition, activities of various predator and scavenger species at these subco...