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1 January 1973 AN INCIDENT OF FENTHION MOSQUITO CONTROL AND SUBSEQUENT AVIAN MORTALITY
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Mass mortality among migratory birds at Grand Forks, North Dakota, was attributed to a mosquito control operation employing the insecticide fenthion. The factors involved may have included the toxicity of the pesticide for birds, the method of application and coincidence with the peak of the spring warbler migration.

SEABLOOM, PEARSON, ORING, and REILLY: AN INCIDENT OF FENTHION MOSQUITO CONTROL AND SUBSEQUENT AVIAN MORTALITY
ROBERT W. SEABLOOM, GARY L. PEARSON, LEWIS W. ORING, and JAMES R. REILLY "AN INCIDENT OF FENTHION MOSQUITO CONTROL AND SUBSEQUENT AVIAN MORTALITY," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 9(1), 18-20, (1 January 1973). https://doi.org/10.7589/0090-3558-9.1.18
Received: 22 May 1972; Published: 1 January 1973
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