Masters ThesisActivity budgets and daily energy expenditure of black brant (Branta bernicla nigricans) during winter and spring along the Alaska PeninsulaDaniels, Bryan LeeStaging and migrating black brant (Branta bernicla nigricans) have one of the most specialized diets of geese, utilizing coastal habitats to feed on intertidal eelgrass (Zostera marina). Past studies suggest that black brant may not reach energetic re . . .
ArticleSite selection and foraging behavior of Aleutian Canada geese in a newly colonized spring staging areaBlack, Jeffrey M.The once endangered Aleutian Canada goose (Branta canadensis leucopareia) population made a dramatic recovery and was reclassifi ed from endangered to threatened in 1990 and removed from the threatened species list in 2001. In 1997 the birds began usi . . .