Comparative demography of three cavity nesting sea ducks: Bufflehead and Common and Barrow’s goldeneye

Project Number: 106
Year Funded: 2007
Lead Institution(s): Alaska Science Center
Project Lead: John Pearce
Collaborator(s): Sandra Talbot (ASC), John Eagie (ASC), Jean-Pierre Savard (ASC), Michel Robert (ASC), Gilles Gauthier (ASC)
Location: Virginia
Focal Species: Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola), Barrow’s Goldeneye (Bucephala islandica), Common Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula)
Project Description: The project received a one-year funding allocation from SDJV to initiate a multi-data set examination of dispersal tendencies of Bufflehead and the two goldeneye species using genetic and mark-recapture data across North America.
Project Reports: https://seaduckjv.org/pdf/studies/pr106.pdf
Comparative demography of three cavity nesting sea ducks: Bufflehead and Common and Barrow’s goldeneye