US Geological Survey
Population Ecology of Mergansers
1) Describe general population ecology, estimate levels of fidelity, and examine how these influence population dynamics and structure of common and red-breasted mergansers in Alaska; 2. Assess population genetic patterns among common and red-breasted mergansers in Alaska; and, 3. Assess phylogeography of all three merganser species across North America.
Data and Resources
Start Date: 2004/01/01
End Date: 2009/12/31