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Total Mercury and Methylmercury in Riparian Songbirds and Aquatic Invertebrates from the Willamette Valley, Oregon, 2013-2014

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Publication Date
Start Date
2013-04-29
End Date
2014-07-17

Citation

Jackson, A.K, Eagles-Smith, C.A., and Emery, C.S., 2019, Total Mercury and Methylmercury in Riparian Songbirds and Aquatic Invertebrates from the Willamette Valley, Oregon, 2013-2014: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9LF30O4.

Summary

This dataset includes bird species, invertebrate order and family, sample identification codes, capture date, latitude, longitude, habitat, site name, bird age, total mercury concentrations in bird blood, and methylmercury concentrations in whole body aquatic invertebrates.

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Total_Hg_and_methylmercury_in_riparian_songbirds_and_aquatic_invertebrates_from_the_Willamette_Valley_Oregon_2013-2014_MeHg Invertebrates.csv 46.45 KB
Total_Hg_and_methylmercury_in_riparian_songbirds_and_aquatic_invertebrates_from_the_Willamette_Valley_Oregon_2013-2014_THg Songbirds.csv 78.45 KB
Total_Hg_and_Methylmercury_in_Riparian_Songbirds_and_Aquatic_Invertebrates_from_the_Willamette_Valley_Oregon_2013-2014.xml
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Purpose

Data were obtained to characterize differences in Hg exposure in aquatic invertebrates and riparian songbirds across a large portion of the Willamette River system in order to assess Hg movement into riparian food webs and how this is modulated by habitat characteristics.

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/P9LF30O4

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