aquatic bird

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wading and swimming and diving birds of either fresh or salt water

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4 of influenza A(H5N8) virus caused influenza outbreaks in eastern Asia and was subsequently disseminated into Europe and North America by wild aquatic birds in late 2014 (3,4), clade 2.
2006) between aquatic bird abundance and the number of months in which seasonal species occurred, suggesting that for the pantanal of Pocone no optimal period exists for all seasonal species.
In 1918, the aquatic bird flu made its way to Kansas and spread quickly among United States soldiers and cavalry.
It's sometimes mistaken for Florida's other aquatic bird, the double crested cormorant, but can be recognized by its straight, dagger-like bill, which it uses to stab fish.
Meanwhile, the results may provide useful information for those in positions of authority who are responsible for the planning and/or modification of existing bodies of water in urban areas with respect to aquatic bird use.
Bird Rescue's team of specialists operates two year-round aquatic bird rescue centers in California, which care for over 5,000 birds every year, and has led oiled wildlife rescue efforts in over 200 oil spills in more than a dozen countries.
Wildlife rehabilitation centers demonstrated an increase in numbers of conidia of Aspergillus species and Aspergillus fumigatus in air and water samples from select aquatic bird rehabilitation centers compared with natural seabird environments in northern California.
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An aquatic bird longs to follow in the footsteps of his hero, legendary waverider Big Z, and leaves his Antarctic home to compete in a prestigious tournament on a tropical island.
The Spanish flu pandemic originated from a wild aquatic bird.
Our results also suggest that a preened body surface could be the common denominator that explains how AIV infection occurs in different taxonomic groups of aquatic birds and future studies are needed to determine the common uropygial component that could promote interaction with AIVs in all aquatic bird species.
says the premiere segments include a look at efforts to preserve the aquatic bird life of the Salton Sea; the origins of the Safe Haven law protecting unwanted newborns; an interview with Rep.
It's a small price to pay for an opportunity to learn more about the red-necked grebe, an elusive aquatic bird whose breeding and migratory habits are largely unknown.
The IBRRC is the world leader in aquatic bird rehabilitation, oiled bird rescue and rehabilitation and the management of oiled wildlife efforts during an oil spill.
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