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1. Physical and Biological Factors Associated with Avian Cholera in Wetland Ecosystems [brdnwhc0002]


2. Apapane, Characteristics of Hawaiian Honeycreeper [brdpier0002]
The Apapane is the most abundant species of Honeycreeper and is perhaps best known for its wide-ranging flights in search of localized blooms of ohia (Metrosideros polymorpha) flowers, its primary ...


3. Application of Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay for Measurement of Polychlorinated Biphenyls from Hydrophobic Solutions. [usgsbrdcerc_immunosorbentassay]
The objectives of this work were 1) to study the recovery and homogenity of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in solution prepared for ELISA by direct dilution of isooctane solutions; 2) to evaluate ...


4. Arctic Ocean Chuckchi Sea August 1953-1954 Zooplankton vertical stratified collections on board of the Russian R/V Lomonosov, program ANII A-65 [UAF_ArcticRussianplankton]
Zooplankton collections were made to investigate assess interannual changes in species composition, abundance and distribution of the zooplankton in the Chuckchi Sea, one of the biologically lesser ...


5. Arctic benthic invertebrate collection of the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Science [ArcOD_2006B3]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset describes the Arctic component of the marine invertebrate collection of the Zoological Institute RAN (in Russian; in English: ZIN RAS Russian Academy of Sciences), one of the largest ...


6. Aspects of the Life History and Foraging Ecology of the Endangered Akiapolaau [brdpier0004]
Relative abundance, breeding ecology, annual survival, home range, and foraging ecology of the Akiapolaau (Hemignathus munroi), an endangered Hawaiian honeycreeper, were studied on the island of Hawaii. ...


7. Audubon Christmas Bird Counts [brdpwrc0006]
Audubon link: "http://www.audubon.org/" The first Christmas Bird Counts (CBCs) were conducted in 1900 in response to a suggestion made in the National Audubon Society's magazine Bird-Lore. Twenty-seven ...


8. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute-2000 [MBARI_VARS_2000]
The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) uses high-resolution video equipment to record hundreds of remotely operated vehicle (ROV) dives per year. In the first 20 years of ROV diving ...


9. Potential Effects of Interspecific Competition on Neosho Madtom (Noturus placidus) Populations [usgs_brd_cerc_d_neoshomadtom]
Previous research on the distribution of Neosho madtoms, which are Federally-listed as threatened, indicated a positive relationship between density of Neosho madtoms and cumulative density of other ...


10. NMFS-COPEPOD: The Global Plankton Database, WEBSEC Sub-Collection [WEBSEC]
Midwater invertebrates were collected in the southeastern Chukchi Sea. A 1.8m Isaacs-Kidd midwater trawl was used at 20 stations to collect 81 semi-quantitative samples; a 3m otter trawl was used ...


11. National Fish Strain Registry Database [brdlsc0005]
The National Fish Broodstock Registry (NFBR) was initiated in 1991 as a cooperative project of the Fish and Wildlife Service division of Fish Hatcheries and the National Biological Service, Research ...


12. North American Breeding Bird Survey (BBS) [brdpwrc0004]   CHILD METADATA
The North American Breeding Bird Survey (BBS), which is coordinated by the Biological Resources Division and Canadian Wildlife Service, is a primary source of population trend and distribution information ...


13. Pacific Island Network Marine Fish Monitoring Dataset - Transects [PACN_FISH_TRANSECT]
The benthic marine community in the Pacific Island Network (PACN) is a complex ecologic system and a diverse taxonomic environment, including algae and corals and other invertebrates. Reef-building ...


14. Paranagua Bay - Plankton and Benthos Database (OBIS South America, BRAZIL) [OBIS.Paranagua_Bay]
Several plankton and benthos faunistic assessment have been performed in Paranagua Bay (Southern Brazil) in the last 20 years. This data source includes information on zooplankton and ...


15. PenguinessBook - Loggerdata [scarmarbin_2303]
Statistical data of diving depth and duration recorded via data loggers, as published in the literature and compiled in an internet database, The Penguiness Book.


16. PenguinessBook - observdata [scarmarbin_2321]
Statistical data of diving duration based on observation, as published in the literature and compiled in an internet database, The Penguiness Book.


17. Persistent Environmental Contaminants in United States Fish and Wildlife [usgsbrdcerc_perscontam]
Contaminant concentrations in freshwater fish and birds were periodically measured. Fish were selected for monitoring aquatic ecosystems because of their tendency to accumulate pesticides and other ...


18. Rapid Marine Biodiversity Assessment of the Abrolhos Bank, Bahia, Brazil (OBIS South America, BRAZIL) [Marine_RAP_38_Abrolhos_Bank]
The Abrolhos Bank, in Southern Bahia, Brazil, consists of a 200 km-wide expansion of the continental platform, covering about 46,000 square kilometers. There are extensive mangroves, seagrass and ...


19. SMCC Gulf of Maine Invertebrate Data [SMCCInverts]
This Invertebrate Database includes the data relating to the specimens collected by my students in the Invertebrate Zoology course taught as part of the Applied Marine Biology and Oceanography (AMBO) ...


20. Southeast Area Monitoring and Assessment Program - South Atlantic [SEAMAP-SA]
Written by OBIS-USA using excerpts from MRRI and SEAMAP-SA Homepages MRRI staff, funded by the Southeast Area Monitoring and Assessment Program - South Atlantic (SEAMAP-SA) of the National Marine ...


21. Southeastern Chukchi Sea (Alaska) epibenthos 1976 [ArcOD_2006B4]   PARENT METADATA
Epibenthos of the southeastern Chukchi Sea, inclusive of Kotzebue Sound, was sampled in 1976. Otter trawl, condend, was lined with 31.8mm (1.25"). mesh for retention of fish and epifauna. Crustaceans ...


22. The Phenology of Space: Spatial Aspects of Bison Density Dependence in Yellowstone National Park [NRMSC_phenologyofspace]
The Yellowstone bison represents the only bison population in the United States that survived in the wild the near-extermination of the late 1800's. This population has been intensely monitored for ...


23. Tolerance of an Albino Fish to Ultraviolet-B Radiation [usgs_brd_cerc_d_albino_fish]
Albino and pigmented medaka Oryzias latipes was exposed to simulated solar ultraviolet-B (UVB) radiation to determine if albino medaka were less tolerant of UVB radiation than medaka pigmented with ...


24. UNESCO IOC Register of Marine Organisms [UNESCO_IOC_MarineOrganisms]
The UNESCO IOC Register of Marine Organisms is an easily searchable database which is a component of the ETI World Biodiversity Database. The Register of Marine ...


25. Use of Sulfur and Nitrogen Stable Isotopes to Determine the Importance of Whitebark Pine Nuts to Yellowstone Grizzly Bears [NRMSC_sulfurnitrogenstableisotopes]
Whitebark pine (Pinus albicaulis) is a masting species that produces relatively large, fat- and protein-rich nuts that are consumed by grizzly bears (Ursus arctos horribilis). Trees produce abundant ...


26. White Sturgeon Habitat in the Lower Columbia River [brdnbsc0001]
Estimates of spawning habitat for white sturgeons Acipenser transmontanus in the tailraces of the four dams on the lower 470 km of the Columbia River were obtained by using the Physical Habitat ...


27. Zooplankton Sampled with 10m2MOCNESS Net in Georges Bank 1995-1999 [MOC10GB]
Zooplankton populations were monitored on a monthly basis (Jan-Jun), years 1995-1999, for a total of thirty cruises. Plankton tows were made using a MOCNESS 10 system with 5-6 (10 m^2) nets having ...


28. Zooplankton assemblages from the Uruguayan coastal and estuarine ecosystems (OBIS South America, BRAZIL) [Zooplankton_Uruguay]
This study presents a first general analysis of the zooplankton assemblages from the Uruguayan coastal/estuarine ecosystems. The database considered comprised information from seven sites representing ...


29. Zooplankton populations sampled with a MOCNESS 10 m^2 net tow system, data reported are abundance and length at the species level, Georges Bank, 1995-1999, GLOBEC. [moc10data_GB]
Zooplankton populations were monitored on a monthly basis (Jan-Jun), years 1995-1999, for a total of thirty cruises. Plankton tows were made using a MOCNESS 10 system with ...


30. A New Approach for Analyzing Bird Densitiies from Variable Circular-plot Counts [brdpier0003]
An approach for calculating bird densities from variable circular-plot counts is described. The approach differs from previous methods in that data from several surveys are pooled and detection distances ...


31. Albatross Bay Fish Data 1986-1988 [CSIRO_Albatross_fish]
7, four- to five-day cruises were undertaken using the vessel "Jacqueline D" in Albatross Bay, Gulf of Carpentaria between August 1986 and November 1988, using a random stratified trawl ...


32. Albatross Bay Nearshore Fish Study 1991-1992 [CSIRO_Alabtross_nearshore]
Surveys of inshore fish catches, fish diets, and habitat and abiotic factors were carried out off the coast of Albatross Bay, south of the Embley River mouth, in 1991 and 1992. ...


33. Breeding Bird Census [brdpwrc0007]
Recognizing the importance of long-term studies for improving our understanding of changes in distribution and abundance patterns of avian communities, the former U.S. Bureau of Biological Survey ...


34. CRED Rapid Ecological Assessments of Fish Belt Transect Surveys and Fish Stationary Point Count Surveys in the Pacific Ocean 2000-2010 [CRED_Fish_REA]
Abstract written by OBIS-USA using excerpts from CRED homepage. Quantitative assessment and monitoring of shallow reef fish assemblages is conducted around the US Pacific Islands as an integral part ...


35. CRED Towed-Diver Fish Biomass Surveys in the Pacific Ocean 2000-2010 [CRED_Fish_TDS]
Abstract written by OBIS-USA using excerpts from CRED Homepage Quantitative assessment and monitoring of shallow reef fish assemblages is conducted around the US Pacific Islands as an integral part ...


36. Carnivore Re-Colonisation: Reality, Possibility and a Non-Equilibrium Century for Grizzly Bears in the Southern Yellowstone Ecosystem [NRMSC_carnivorerecolonisation]
Most large native carnivores have experienced range contractions due to conflicts with humans, although neither rates of spatial collapse nor expansion have been well characterized. In North America, ...


37. Collection of Marine Birds of South Atlantic (OBIS South America, BRAZIL) [OBIS.MarineBirds_S.Atlantic]
This data set includes the results of the activities undertaken over some 110 years of development of the bird collection in Museu de Zoologia of Universidade de Sao Paulo (MZUSP), but refering only ...


38. Columbia River Basin Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tags by Observation Site [psmfcpittag_d_pitobs]
The Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tags by Observation Site data set provides daily counts of salmon containing passive transponders detected at the observation ...


39. Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Endangered Species Observations Wild Snake River Juvenile Spring/Summer Chinook [psmfcpittag_d_esa]
The Columbia River Basin Endangered Species (NMFS ESU) Wild Snake River Juvenile Spring/Summer Chinook data set provides daily counts of selected Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) tagged ...


40. Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tag Adult Returns by Observation Site [psmfcpittag_d_adultreturns]
The Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Adult Returns by Observation Site data set provides daily counts of returns of adult salmon containing passive transponders ...


41. Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tag Release Sites [psmfcpittag_d_releasesite]
The Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tag Release Sites data set provides PIT Tag Release sites including the hydrological unit, total kilometers, and ...


42. Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tag Releases [psmfcpittag_d_releases]
The Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tag Releases data set provides daily PIT Tag releases by migration year of salmon containing passive ...


43. Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tags by Hydro Unit [psmfcpittag_d_hydro]
The Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tags by Hydro Unit data set provides daily counts of salmon containing passive transponders detected at Columbia Basin dams ...


44. Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tags by Release Sites [psmfcpittag_d_pittagrelease]
The Columbia River Basin Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tags by Release Site data set provides daily counts of salmon containing passive transponders detected at release sites. The ...


45. Comparison of the Uptake of Dioxin-Like Compounds by Caged Channel Catfish and Semipermeable Membrane Devices in the Saginaw River Michigan [usgsbrdcerc_dioxincompounds]
Elevated concentrations of planar, halogenated hydrocarbons have been linked to reproductive problems in a variety of fish-eating birds and mammals in the Great Lakes and in particular Saginaw Bay. ...


46. Cooperative Striped Bass Tagging Program [brdlsc0006]
A coast wide tagging study was initiated in 1986 with the purpose of providing vital information on mortality and migration rates to those involved in management of Atlantic striped bass (Emergency ...


47. Database: National Survey of Mercury Concentrations in Fish (1990-1995) [epa_mercury]
The Environmental Protection Agency began a cooperative effort in 1995 to assemble a nationwide data base on total mercury concentrations in fish tissue. The first objective of this project ...


48. Demography and Movements of Apapane and Iiwi in Hawaii [brdpier0005]
Density, annual survival, philopatry, and movements of two species of Hawaiian honeycreepers, the Apapane (Himatione sanguinea) and the Iiwi (Vestiaria coccinea), were studied at four sites on the ...


49. Demography and Movements of the Endangered Akepa and Hawaii Creeper [brdpier0006]
Populations of the endangered Akepa (Loxops coccineus coccineus) and Hawaii Creeper (Oreomystis mana) at four sites on the island of Hawaii. Mean monthly density (+/-) of Akepa was 5.74 +/- 0.87, ...


50. Demography and movements of the Omao (Myadestes obscurus) [brdpier0007]
Density, age-specific survival, timing of breeding and molting, and movements of the Omao or Hawaiian Thrush (Myadestes obscurus) were studied at four sites on the island of Hawaii. Mean monthly ...


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