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Record #191878:

Biologists bag bird barf to study Arctic pollution: fulmar stomach oils show high levels of toxic chemicals / Jane George.

Title: Biologists bag bird barf to study Arctic pollution: fulmar stomach oils show high levels of toxic chemicals / Jane George.
Author(s): George, Jane.
Date: 2010.
In: Nunatsiaq News. (2010.), Vol. 38(30) (2010)
Abstract: Reports novel non-invasive method of obtaining stomach oil samples from fulmars (Fulmarus glacialis) in order to investigate presence of pollutants in fulmars' diet. Stomach oil has been found to contain traces of toxic industrial and agricultural contaminants such as mercury, PCBs and DDT.
Notes:

Nunatsiaq News. Vol. 38(30) :9 (2010).

Keywords: 502 -- Environmental issues.
504.054 -- Pollution.
546.49 -- Mercury.
547.622 -- Biphenyls and PCBs.
577.1 -- Biochemistry.
628.53 -- Industrial emissions.
504.06 -- Environmental protection.
598.421.3 -- Procellariidae: Fulmarus glacialis.
F -- Biological sciences.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*424.1) -- Quebec, northern.
SPRI record no.: 191878

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