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Alicia Berlin

Email: aberlin@usgs.gov

Website: http://www.pwrc.usgs.gov/resshow/perry/scoters/

Areas of Study

In-Air and Underwater Hearing Abilities of Diving Ducks and Sea Ducks

Migration and Habitat use by Seaducks in the Atlantic Flyway: Evaluation of Potential Impacts of Proposed Wind Farms

Compiling Seaduck Satellite Telemetry Data for Analyses Regarding Population Delineation, Weather Effects on Migrational Pathways, and Baseline Information for Climate Change Effects on Seaducks

Effects of Dorsally Mounted Solar-powered Cellular GPS Transmitters on diving and Foraging in Surf Scoters and Red-throated Loons

Publications

Wells-Berlin, A. M., T. D. Allison, M. C. Perry, G. H. Olsen, and S. Perkins. 2011. Spatial ecology of long-tailed ducks wintering in Nantucket Sound: pre- construction analysis of Cape Wind offshore wind project. Pages 85 (abstract) in . 4th International Sea Duck Conference, Seward, Alaska, September 12-16, 2011 Program. 129 pp.

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Deanna K. Dawson

Email: ddawson@usgs.gov

Areas of Study

Nocturnal Bird Migration through the Central Appalachians

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James Nichols

Email: jnichols@usgs.gov

Areas of Study

Estimation of Wind Farm Mortality for Golden Eagles

Publications

Péron, G., J. E. Hines, J. D. Nichols, W. L. Kendall, K. A. Peters, and D. S. Mizrahi. 2013. Estimation of bird and bat mortality at wind-power farms with superpopulation models. Journal of Applied Ecology 50(4):902-911. Abstract

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Allan O’Connell

Email: aoconnell@usgs.gov

Areas of Study

Wind Energy and the Marine Environment

Publications

Zipkin, E. F., B. Gardner, A. T. Gilbert, A. F. O'Connell, Jr., J. A. Royle, and E. D. Silverman. 2011. Distribution patterns of wintering sea ducks along the Atlantic coast in relation to local environmental characteristics and the North Atlantic oscillation. Pages 54 (abstract) in . 4th International Sea Duck Conference, Seward, Alaska, September 12-16, 2011 Program. 129 pp.

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Matthew C. Perry

Email: mperry@usgs.gov

Website: http://www.pwrc.usgs.gov/resshow/perry/scoters/

Areas of Study

Delineating Breeding Populations and Tracking Night-Time Movements of Long-tailed Ducks Wintering in Nantucket Sound

Publications

Wells-Berlin, A. M., T. D. Allison, M. C. Perry, G. H. Olsen, and S. Perkins. 2011. Spatial ecology of long-tailed ducks wintering in Nantucket Sound: pre- construction analysis of Cape Wind offshore wind project. Pages 85 (abstract) in . 4th International Sea Duck Conference, Seward, Alaska, September 12-16, 2011 Program. 129 pp.

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Michael Runge

Email: mrunge@usgs.gov

Areas of Study

Modeling, Estimation, and Adaptive Management of Golden and Bald Eagle Fatalities on Wind Facilities

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Last Updated: July 2014

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