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Evaluate Management of Caspian Terns and Develop Baseline Information on Double-crested Cormorants Relative to their Impact on Salmonid Smolts in the Columbia River Estuary

Duration

March 2008 - February 2013

Narrative

This project focuses on investigating the impact of predation by double-crested cormorants nesting in the Columbia River estuary on the survival of ESA-listed salmonids, and monitors the implementation of the Caspian Tern Management Plan for the Columbia River Estuary

 

Current Staff

Federal Staff: 4

Masters Students: 12

Phd Students: 11

Post Docs: 3

University Staff: 16

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 20

Scientific Publications: 71

Presentations: 268

 

Personnel

Funding Agencies

  • US Army Corps of Engineers - Portland District

Links

Oregon Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Cooperators

  1. Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
  2. Oregon State University
  3. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  4. U.S. Geological Survey
  5. Wildlife Management Institute