Little Galloo Island, Lake Ontario: A Review of Nine Years of Double-crested Cormorant Diet and Fish Consumption Information

@inproceedings{Johnson2002LittleGI,
  title={Little Galloo Island, Lake Ontario: A Review of Nine Years of Double-crested Cormorant Diet and Fish Consumption Information},
  author={James Johnson and Robert Martin Ross and Russ D. McCullough},
  year={2002}
}
The diet of double-crested cormorants (Phalacrocorax auritus) on Little Galloo Island (LGI) in the eastern basin of Lake Ontario has been quantified since 1992. Over the past nine years considerable information has been generated on cormorant feeding ecology through the examination of approximately 12,000 pellets collected on LGI, where three distinct cormorant feeding periods, pre-chick, chick, and post-chick, are delineated by differences in diet composition and daily fish consumption. Yellow… CONTINUE READING

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