Impact of insecticides on the American robin (Turdus migratorius) in a suburban environment.

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The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of diazinon and acephate applications to ornamental trees on the breeding behaviour and productivity of the American robin and to measure the effect of repeated chlorpyrifos spraying on robin productivity. No cases of adult or juvenile mortality were recorded, and nestling production was not affected… (More)

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@article{Dcarie1993ImpactOI, title={Impact of insecticides on the American robin (Turdus migratorius) in a suburban environment.}, author={R D{\'e}carie and J L Desgranges and Christine Lepine and François Morneau}, journal={Environmental pollution}, year={1993}, volume={80 3}, pages={231-8} }