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Discovery for Recovery: an International Pintail Recovery Initiative (Pinsat)

Using satellite telemetry and field studies to track pintail ducks during spring migration north from California's Central Valley plus pintails in New Mexico and Texas. Includes links to migration maps, journal, duck calls, and field methods.

by Tuscany Research Institute (Cooperator); Ducks Unlimited (Cooperator); California Waterfowl Association (Cooperator); Texas Parks and Wildlife (Cooperator); Playa Lakes Joint Venture (Cooperator); U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Sponsor); California Department of Fish and Game (Cooperator); and Western Ecological Research Center (Sponsor)
Related topics:
Animal tracking, Birds, Capturing (animals), Migratory species, Ornithology, Telemetry
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