Accession Number : AD0736628

Title :   Migration Corridors of Waterfowl in the United States.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : BUREAU OF SPORT FISHERIES AND WILDLIFE LAUREL MD PATUXENT WILDLIFE RESEARCH CENTER*

Personal Author(s) : Bellrose,Frank C.

Report Date : AUG 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : Migrating waterfowl constitute a potential hazard to aircraft. A report dated November 1967 delineated migration corridors for ducks and geese in Eastern United States. The present report, following investigation of waterfowl distribution in the Western part of the country, presents waterfowl numbers and migration corridors across the entire U.S.

Descriptors :   (*BIRDS, AVIATION ACCIDENTS), DISTRIBUTION, AVIATION SAFETY, POPULATION, UNITED STATES

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE