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Accession Number 5000997

Title Length of stay, survival, and habitat use of fall migrant Sora (Porzana carolina) on the

Patuxent River Marsh as determined by radio telemetry

Project Description The objectives of the study are to investigate habitat use, length of stay, survival and migration

characteristics of fall migrant soras on the Patuxent River marsh. Aditional funding has been

secured to investigate migration down the Atlantic Coast.

Keywords migration, patuxent river, porzana carolina, radio telemetry, sora, stopover, survival, tidal marsh,

wild rice,

Principal G. M Haramis, USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center: Michael_Haramis@usgs.gov; Gregory

Investigators D Kearns, Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission: ;

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