Selected References

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Carter, H. R., G. J. Mcchesney, J. E. Takekawa, L. K. Ochikubo, D. L. Whitworth, T. W. Keeney, W. R. Mciver, and C. S. Strong. 1996. Population monitoring of seabirds in California: 1993-1995 aerial photographic surveys of breeding colonies of Common Murres, Brandts Cormorants, and Double-crested Cormorants, Edited by Dixon CA US Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division.
Carter, H. R. 2003. Oil and California’s seabirds: an overview. Marine Ornithology 31:1-7.
Harris, M.P. and T.R. Birkhead. 1985. Breeding ecology of the Atlantic Alcidae. In Nettleship, D.N. and T.R. Birkhead, ed., The Atlantic Alcidae, 155-204. New York: Academic Press.
King, W. B. 1984. Incidental mortality of seabirds in gillnets in the North Pacific In Status and conservation of the world's seabirds, Edited by Croxall and et al. ICBP Tech. Pub. 2.
Manuwal, D. A., H. R. Carter, T. S. Zimmerman, and Orthmeyer D. L. eds. 2001. Biology and conservation of the common murre in California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. Volume 1: Natural history and population trends In Information and Technology Report USGS/BRD/ITR–2000-0012. U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division.
Spendelow, J. A. and S. R. Patton. 1988. National atlas of coastal waterbird colonies. The contiguous United States: 1976-1982 In Biological Report 88(5). U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Takekawa, J. E., T. E. Harvey, and H. R. Carter. 1990. Decline of the common murre in central California, 1980-1986. Studies in Avian Biology 14:149-163.
Thayer, J. A., W. J. Sydeman, N. P. Fairman, and S. G. Allen. 1998. Attendance patterns, and effects of disturbance to Common Murre (Uria aalge) populations at Point Reyes National Seashore, California, 1995-1997. Point Reyes Bird Observatory.