Oil Spill Resources

Birds of North America Online (Cornell - Access for FWS only - logon required)

Colonial Waterbird Colonies in Gulf of Mexico  (USGS)

Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Response. [Fact Sheet]. May 2010. 2 p.

Effects of Oil on Wildlife and Habitat. [Fact Sheet]. May 2010. 2 p.

Exxon Valdez Oil Spill FAQs and Links. ARLIS. 2010. 5 p.

FWS Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Response

National Wildlife Federation (NWF) Oil Spill Education Resources

Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration Program. [Fact Sheet]. May 2010. 2 p.

NOAA Oil Spill Resources (primarily for teachers)

Oil Spill Impacts on Birds (USGS)

Rehabilitation of Birds Oiled on Two Mid-Atlantic Estuaries. (1978) Perry, Matthew C. et al. Proc. Ann. Conf. S.E. Assoc. Fish & Wildl. Agencies. 32:318-325

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