Date: 3/13/17 11:38 am From: Janet Hinshaw <jhinshaw...> Subject: Re: [birders] Ivory Gull found dead
I am going to pick it up tomorrow morning, but it will probably be a few days at least until we prepare it. I want to make sure I have all the procedures down that we will use to prepare it. We anticipate looking for external and internal parasites, pesticide and heavy metal contamination, etc.
Janet Hinshaw ph: 734-764-0457 Bird Division Collection Manager fax: 734-763-4080 Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan 1109 Geddes Ave. Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1079 USA
On Mon, Mar 13, 2017 at 2:27 PM, Bruce Bowman <bbowman99...> wrote:
> Joe. Prochaska and I learned that the Ivory Gull was found dead by two > birders this morning at about 11:00 o'clock. There was no sign of injury to > the bird so we are speculating It was ill. > ; > Bruce >