Animal Nutrition Sciences: The study of NUTRITION PROCESSES, as well as the components of food, their actions, interaction, and balance in relation to health and disease in animals.Otters: Fish-eating carnivores of the family MUSTELIDAE, found on both hemispheres.Oceanography: The science that deals with the ocean and its phenomena. (Webster, 3d ed)Acanthocephala: A phylum of parasitic worms, closely related to tapeworms and containing two genera: Moniliformis, which sometimes infects man, and Macracanthorhynchus, which infects swine.Petroleum: Naturally occurring complex liquid hydrocarbons which, after distillation, yield combustible fuels, petrochemicals, and lubricants.Petroleum Pollution: Release of oil into the environment usually due to human activity.MuseumsWyomingLipidoses: Conditions characterized by abnormal lipid deposition due to disturbance in lipid metabolism, such as hereditary diseases involving lysosomal enzymes required for lipid breakdown. They are classified either by the enzyme defect or by the type of lipid involved.Harmful Algal Bloom: An algal bloom where the algae produce powerful toxins that can kill fish, birds, and mammals, and ultimately cause illness in humans. The harmful bloom can also cause oxygen depletion in the water due to the death and decomposition of non-toxic algae species.Pacific OceanScent Glands: Exocrine glands in animals which secrete scents which either repel or attract other animals, e.g. perianal glands of skunks, anal glands of weasels, musk glands of foxes, ventral glands of wood rats, and dorsal glands of peccaries.Ecotoxicology: The study of ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION and the toxic effects of ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTANTS on the ECOSYSTEM. The term was coined by Truhaut in 1969.Mustelidae: A family of terrestrial carnivores with long, slender bodies, long tails, and anal scent glands. They include badgers, weasels, martens, FERRETS; MINKS; wolverines, polecats, and OTTERS.Helminthiasis, Animal: Infestation of animals with parasitic worms of the helminth class. The infestation may be experimental or veterinary.Anseriformes: An order of BIRDS comprising the waterfowl, particularly DUCKS; GEESE; swans; and screamers.Water Pollutants, Chemical: Chemical compounds which pollute the water of rivers, streams, lakes, the sea, reservoirs, or other bodies of water.Diving: An activity in which the organism plunges into water. It includes scuba and bell diving. Diving as natural behavior of animals goes here, as well as diving in decompression experiments with humans or animals.Animal DiseasesUrbanization: The process whereby a society changes from a rural to an urban way of life. It refers also to the gradual increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas.Animals, Wild: Animals considered to be wild or feral or not adapted for domestic use. It does not include wild animals in zoos for which ANIMALS, ZOO is available.Bivalvia: A class in the phylum MOLLUSCA comprised of mussels; clams; OYSTERS; COCKLES; and SCALLOPS. They are characterized by a bilaterally symmetrical hinged shell and a muscular foot used for burrowing and anchoring.AlaskaHydrocarbons, Chlorinated: Hydrocarbon compounds with one or more of the hydrogens replaced by CHLORINE.Extinction, Biological: The ceasing of existence of a species or taxonomic groups of organisms.Water Pollution: Contamination of bodies of water (such as LAKES; RIVERS; SEAS; and GROUNDWATER.)Population Dynamics: The pattern of any process, or the interrelationship of phenomena, which affects growth or change within a population.CaliforniaGeography: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)Blood Chemical Analysis: An examination of chemicals in the blood.Gene Flow: The change in gene frequency in a population due to migration of gametes or individuals (ANIMAL MIGRATION) across population barriers. In contrast, in GENETIC DRIFT the cause of gene frequency changes are not a result of population or gamete movement.Ecology: The branch of science concerned with the interrelationship of organisms and their ENVIRONMENT, especially as manifested by natural cycles and rhythms, community development and structure, interactions between different kinds of organisms, geographic distributions, and population alterations. (Webster's, 3d ed)Ecosystem: A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Food Chain: The sequence of transfers of matter and energy from organism to organism in the form of FOOD. Food chains intertwine locally into a food web because most organisms consume more than one type of animal or plant. PLANTS, which convert SOLAR ENERGY to food by PHOTOSYNTHESIS, are the primary food source. In a predator chain, a plant-eating animal is eaten by a larger animal. In a parasite chain, a smaller organism consumes part of a larger host and may itself be parasitized by smaller organisms. In a saprophytic chain, microorganisms live on dead organic matter.Shock: A pathological condition manifested by failure to perfuse or oxygenate vital organs.Toxoplasmosis, Animal: Acquired infection of non-human animals by organisms of the genus TOXOPLASMA.Genetic Variation: Genotypic differences observed among individuals in a population.Conservation of Natural Resources: The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.DNA, Mitochondrial: Double-stranded DNA of MITOCHONDRIA. In eukaryotes, the mitochondrial GENOME is circular and codes for ribosomal RNAs, transfer RNAs, and about 10 proteins.British Columbia: A province of Canada on the Pacific coast. Its capital is Victoria. The name given in 1858 derives from the Columbia River which was named by the American captain Robert Gray for his ship Columbia which in turn was named for Columbus. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p178 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p81-2)Microsatellite Repeats: A variety of simple repeat sequences that are distributed throughout the GENOME. They are characterized by a short repeat unit of 2-8 basepairs that is repeated up to 100 times. They are also known as short tandem repeats (STRs).Genetics, Population: The discipline studying genetic composition of populations and effects of factors such as GENETIC SELECTION, population size, MUTATION, migration, and GENETIC DRIFT on the frequencies of various GENOTYPES and PHENOTYPES using a variety of GENETIC TECHNIQUES.Toxoplasma: A genus of protozoa parasitic to birds and mammals. 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(From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)Baseball: A competitive nine-member team sport including softball.Seasons: Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Awards and PrizesVideo Games: A form of interactive entertainment in which the player controls electronically generated images that appear on a video display screen. This includes video games played in the home on special machines or home computers, and those played in arcades.MedlinePlus: NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE service for health professionals and consumers. It links extensive information from the National Institutes of Health and other reviewed sources of information on specific diseases and conditions.
Elmqvist, Mattsson; Otter (1999). "Modelica-a language for physical system modeling, visualization and interaction". ... Proceedings of the 1999 IEEE International Symposium on Computer Aided Control System Design (Cat. No.99TH8404). doi:10.1109/ ...
... , Otters. Worldlife Library S., Colin Baxter Photography Ltd, 1994/1999. ISBN 1-84107-009-2. Paperback. Dennis ...
In 1897 the MacRae-Gilstraps were living at 65 Northgate, Newark, and in 1899 they purchased Ballimore House at Otter Ferry in ... subscription or UK public library membership required) "Ballimore House". Otter Ferry. Retrieved 28 January 2013. Macrae (1910 ... Eyre-Todd (1923), p.426 MacRae, Peter (1999). "The 1909 Petition of Sir Colin Macrae of Inverinate". Retrieved 1 February 2013 ... p.152 Macrae (1910), pp.vii-viii Macrae (1910), p.8 MacRae, Peter (1999). "Clan without a Chief". Retrieved 1 February 2013. ...
The lake is noted for its large population of spotted-necked otters (Hydrictis maculicollis) with an estimated 200 to 400 ... Lejeune, A.; Frank, V. (1990). "Distribution of Lutra maculicollis in Rwanda: Ecological constraints". IUCN Otter Spec. Group ... Makower, Katharine (1999) The Coming of the Rain p56. Paternoster Press. ISBN 0-85364-968-5 Ministry of Finance and Economic ... The lake has a concrete dam at the western end, constructed in 1999 to replace an earth dam which had existed since time ...
Otter, Patrick (1999). Yorkshire airfields in the Second World War (4 ed.). Newbury, Berkshire: Countryside Books. p. 296. ISBN ...
ISBN 0-85059-532-0. Otter, Patrick (1999). Yorkshire airfields in the Second World War (1 ed.). Newbury, Berkshire: Countryside ...
357-58 Otter, p. 1 Otter, p. 136 "Statutory Instrument 2006 No. 2616 The Protection of Military Remains Act 1986 (Designation ... ISBN 978-1-84486-062-3. Otter, Ken (2001) [1999]. HMS Gloucester: The Untold Story (2nd ed.). Durham, UK: G.A.M. Books. ISBN 0- ... 68-69 O'Hara, p. 31; Otter, pp. 31-36 Rohwer, pp. 38, 42-44, 47, 49-50, 52 Rohwer, p. 55; Shores, Cull & Malizia 1987b, p. 117 ... 18 February 1999. Retrieved 27 August 2016. Raven & Roberts, pp. 172-75 Whitley, p. 104 Lenton, p. 63 Raven & Roberts, p. 418 ...
Otter, Ken (2001) [1999]. HMS Gloucester The Untold Story (2nd ed.). Durham: G.A.M. Books. pp. 63-64. ISBN 0-9522194-2-5. OCLC ...
Otter, Ken (2001) [1999]. HMS Gloucester The Untold Story (2nd ed.). Durham: G.A.M. Books. p. 136. ISBN 0-9522194-2-5. OCLC ...
Otter Memorial Papers, 19. University College Chichester, Chichester, England, 2004. ISBN 0-948765-34-8. John Marsh--Symphonies ... 1999. Temperley, Nicholas, "Marsh of Chichester: Gentleman, Composer, Musician, Writer 1752-1828" (review), Music and Letters ...
It houses subantarctic penguins and Alaskan sea otters. In spring 1999, the elephant compound was expanded. In 2003, many ... the European otter, and the Knysna seahorse. They take part in the European Endangered Species Programme.[citation needed] The ...
OT-65A "Vydra" (Otter) - OT-65 with a turret of the OT-62B TOPAS. The entry hatches have been moved so now they are positioned ... Iraq - 200 PSzH-IV received in 1981; probably replaced in service by the BRDM-2. Poland - 100 OT-65A Otter. West Germany/ ... Those were probably Czechoslovak OT-65 Otter versions. They were withdrawn from military service in 1980s. After that it was ... Czechoslovak designation OT-65A Otter. Another 200 PSzH were also acquired and designated OT-66. East Germany - 50 PSzH. ...
Otter in the Outhouse (1998) 34. Whale in the Waves (1998) 35. Hound at the Hospital (1998) Ponies at the Point (1998) Summer ... Puppy in a Puddle (1999) Pigs at the Picnic (1999) Summer Special No. 3 Pony in a Package/Pony at the Post (Uk title) (1999) ... 1. Stallion in the Storm (1999) 2. Cat in the Crypt (1999) 3. Dog in the Dungeon (1999) 4. Colt in the Cave (2000) 5. Foal in ... Panda in the Park (1999) Animal Ark in Danger! 39. Tiger on the Track (1999) Animal Ark in Danger! 40. Gorilla in the Glade ( ...
The Otter's Ransom, pp 57-59. Kibler, William W., and Carroll, Carleton W., 1991. Chrétien de Troyes: Arthurian Romances. ... Josepha Sherman, Once upon a Galaxy p 129 ISBN 0-87483-387-6 Byock, Jesse L, 1990, reprinted 1999. The Saga of the Volsungs: ... Byock, Jesse L, 1990, reprinted 1999. The Saga of the Volsungs: the Norse Epic of Sugurd the Dragon Slayer. Translated from Old ... reprinted 1999). The Saga of the Volsungs: the Norse Epic of Sugurd the Dragon Slayer. Translated from Old Norse with an ...
They had two children: Patience Marion Loder (1882-1963). She married Walter William Otter (unknown-1940). Robert Egerton Loder ... 1887-1917). He married Muriel Rolls Hoare (1879-1955). They had one son: Sir Giles Rolls Loder, 3rd Baronet (1914-1999). He ...
In December 1995, Widerøe took delivery of their fifteenth Dash 8 and thus their only need for a Twin Otter was to serve ... From the opening Widerøe used the Twin Otter until 1 April 2000, when the route was taken over by larger Dash 8 aircraft. ... Norving remained the sole operator until 1990, when the routes were taken over by Widerøe using the Twin Otter. The Ministry of ... When Widerøe replaced their smaller de Havilland Canada Twin Otters with the Dash 8, a new airport was needed to serve ...
"Otter: A general-purpose network visualization tool". International Networking Conference (INET) '99. June 1999. Retrieved 2013 ... 1999-08-23. Retrieved 2013-07-06. "Computer Science , CU-Boulder". Cs.colorado.edu. 2012-11-26. Retrieved 2013-07-06. Anna ... 1984 1993-USENIX/LISA Lifetime Achievement Award 1999-Top 25 Women on the Web Award 2007-Distinguished Engineering Honoree at ...
Lost to Erie Otters 4 games to 0 in conference semi-finals. 2014-15 Defeated Saginaw Spirit 4 games to 0 in conference quarter- ... Defeated Erie Otters 4 games to 3 in conference semi-finals. Lost to Plymouth Whalers 4 games to 1 in conference finals. 2000- ... Lost to Erie Otters 4 games to 2 in conference finals. 2015-16 Defeated Sarnia Sting 4 games to 3 in conference quarter-finals ... Lost to Erie Otters 4 games to 1 in conference semi-finals. 2016-17 Defeated Flint Firebirds 4 games to 1 in conference quarter ...
The sea otter was the most hunted during the Maritime Fur Trade during the 17th and 18th centuries. Sea otters possess a ... However, its voyage did not get beyond the Strait of Georgia and only 2 sea otter and 28 land otter and beaver skins were ... Fort Ross employed native Alaskans to hunt seals and sea otters on the California coast. By 1840 California's sea otter ... The most profitable furs were those of sea otters, especially the northern sea otter, Enhydra lutris kenyoni, which inhabited ...
ISBN 0-14-043904-8 Otter, Samuel. "Stowe and Race." The Cambridge Companion to Harriet Beecher Stowe. Ed. by Cindy Weinstein. ... 1999): 23-49. Levine, Robert. Introduction. Dred: A Tale of the Great Dismal Swamp. Harriet Beecher Stowe. New York & London: ...
Lost to Erie Otters 4 games to 3 in quarterfinals. As the London Nationals, the Knights originally played in the blue and white ... Lost to Erie Otters 4 games to 2 in quarterfinals. 2002-03 Defeated Windsor Spitfires 4 games to 3 in first round. Lost to ... Lost to Erie Otters 4 games to 0 in quarterfinals. 2015-16 Defeated Owen Sound Attack 4 games to 2 in first round. Defeated ... Defeated Erie Otters 4 games to 0 in quarterfinals. Lost to Guelph Storm 4 games to 3 in semifinals. 2004-05 Defeated Guelph ...
Otter Pops were acquired by the company in 1996. Similar to Jel Sert's other freezer pops, the Otter Pop brand is perhaps the ... In 1999 it signed a promotional deal with General Mills' Honey Nut Cheerios to promote its freezer bars. In 2000, Jel Sert ... Lazarus, George (April 27, 1999). "Jel Sert Has A Sweet Ally In Cereal Promotion". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 18 January 2013 ...
On hold) Indian rhinoceros in Pakistan (ongoing) Eurasian otter in Japan (ongoing) Père David's deer in China (successful) ... Koelewijn H.P., "The reintroduction of the otter", 2012. News - Department of the Environment, Heritage & Local Government Rich ... European otter in the Netherlands (ongoing) European lynx in Switzerland (successful), and other parts of Europe (ongoing) ... T.C.; Gibson, C.; Marsden, M. (1999). "Re-establishment of the extinct native plant Filago gallica L.(Asteraceae), narrow- ...
1996-97 - Defeated Erie Otters 4 games to 1 in division quarter-finals. Defeated S.S. Marie Greyhounds 4 games to 2 in quarter- ... 1998-99 - Defeated Erie Otters 4 games to 1 in conference quarter-finals. Lost to Owen Sound Platers 4 games to 2 in conference ... Defeated London Knights 4 games to 1 in conference semi-finals Defeated Erie Otters 4 games to 1 in conference finals. Defeated ... 1999-2000 - Lost to Plymouth Whalers 4 games to 2 in conference quarter-finals. 2000-01 - Lost to Brampton Battalion 4 games to ...
Nicklas Strõmberg) "Sea Otter Recovery on Vancouver Island's West Coast". Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre Public Education ... From 1969 to 1972, 89 sea otters were flown or shipped from Alaska to the west coast of Vancouver Island. This population ... Despite protection, the remnant population off Vancouver Island died out with the last sea otter taken near Kyuquot in 1929. ... After near-total extirpation by fur traders in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, Sea otters (Enhydra lutris) were ...
In the oceans, brown algae, called kelp, proliferated, supporting new species of sea life, including otters, fish and various ... Steven M. Stanley (1999). Earth System History. New York: Freeman. pp. 525-526. ISBN 0-7167-2882-6.. ... Cameloid footprint (Lamaichnum alfi Sarjeant and Reynolds, 1999; convex hyporelief) from the Barstow Formation (Miocene) of ...
Home » Lutra lutra (Common Otter, Eurasian Otter, European Otter, European River Otter, Old World Otter) ... Do otter releases make sense? - The experience in great Britain. In: C. Reuther (ed.), Otter Schutz in Deutschland. Habitat No ... Irish otter dataset; BTO/JNCC/RSPB.. Trowbridge, B. J. 1983. Olfactory communication in the European otter (Lutra l. lutra). ... Biological Study of Otters in Mongolia. Studia Museologica 9: 73-89.. Tsendjav, D. 2005. A new geographic record of otters in ...
Development of novel real-time TaqMan® PCR assays for the species and sex identification of otter (Lutra lutra) and their ... PCR assays for the species and sex identification of otter (Lutra lutra) and their application to noninvasive genetic ...
The Otters have been a success on the field and off since their first season of play in Evansville. On the field the Otters ... The first Evansville Otters game was played on June 15, 1995. The Otters were awarded the Frontier League Organization of the ... Off the field, the Otters set numerous league attendance records in their early seasons. The Otters drew 90,000 fans in their ... Evansville Otters. PL. Kokomo Jackrabbits. Lafayette Aviators. Terre Haute Rex. KIT League. Dubois County Bombers. ...
"Otter hunting". Otter-World.com. 2009. Retrieved 19 September 2013.. *^ "Otter Hunting AKA Otter Hunting Begins - British Pathé ... The Asian small-clawed otter is the smallest otter species and the giant otter and sea otter are the largest. They have very ... On the same site are photos and videos of the marine otter (Lontra felina), sea otter (Enhydra lutris), smooth-coated otter ( ... "otter". Online Etymology Dictionary.. *^ Kruuk H (2007). Otters: ecology, behaviour and conservation. Oxford Biology. p. 7. ...
... the neotropical river otter, the southern river otter, and the marine otter. (The North American river otter (Lontra canadensis ... Each family of otters was shown to have its own unique audio signature. The giant otter is a highly social animal and lives in ... Otters do not visit or mark every site daily, but usually patrol all of them, often by a pair of otters in the morning. ... The smaller neotropical otter is far more shy, less noisy, and less social; at about a third the weight of the giant otter, it ...
The neotropical otter or neotropical river otter (Lontra longicaudis) is an otter species found in Central America, South ... Additionally, Neotropical otters prefer deeper and wider streams than Giant otters. The neotropical otter is listed as Near ... Body mass of the otter generally ranges from 5 to 15 kilograms. Neotropical otters will communicate with nearby otters via ... Vegetative cover is also very important for the Neotropical otter. In comparison to other otter dens, the Neotropical otter ...
PB&J Otter at TV.com. Categories: Disney Channel shows , Fictional otters , Television series by Disney , Family Channel shows ... Opal Otter (is voiced by Katy Stephens) - She is the wife of Ernest Otter and PB&Js mother. Opal is caring, but can be strict ... Ernest Otter (is voiced by Karl Woolley) - is PB&Js father and the husband of Opal Otter. He owns his own hardware store on ... Peanut Otter (is voiced by Myles Anderson) The brother of family. Seven years old and eldest of the Otter children, Peanut is ...
We report biomolecular evidence of dolphin morbillivirus in 4 wild Eurasian otters (Lutra lutra) from southern Italy; 2 animals ... How the otters in this study may have acquired DMV infection is unknown. Of note, 8 cases of DMV infection were detected during ... Canine distemper virus in river otters in British Columbia as an emergent risk for coastal pinnipeds. Vet Rec. 2003;152:237-9. ... Alternatively, the otters movement toward and placement close to the sea, clearly documented for 1 of them (A. Petrella, unpub ...
"Otter-World.com. 2009. Retrieved 19 September 2013. *^ Otter Hunting AKA Otter Hunting Begins 1920. British Pathe film of otter ... The Oriental small-clawed otter is the smallest otter species and the giant otter and sea otter are the largest. They have very ... "otter". Online Etymology Dictionary. *^ Kruuk H (2007). Otters: ecology, behaviour and conservation. Oxford Biology. p. 7. ISBN ... "Otters - Physical Characteristics". seaworld.org. Retrieved 17 November 2009. *^ a b "Sea Otter - Enhydra lutris - facts, video ...
Sheppard 10th at Sea Otter Prologue. (courtesy Chris Sheppard, Team Catera). Chris Sheppard, in his own inimitable style, has ... Sheppard 10th in Sea Otter Opener. Posted by Editor on 03/19/99. ... first stage of the Mens mountain bike race at the Sea Otter ...
A classification of the otters. In: N. Duplaix (ed.), Otters: proceedings of the First Working Meeting of the Otter Specialist ... 2013). Marine river otters in Argentina are probably a continuous subpopulation of the main otter subpopulation in Chile ( ... 2013). Other species of crustaceans, fish and amphibians are also in the otters diet but are of marginal occurrence. The otter ... In this environment the Southern River Otter is sympatric with the Marine Otter (L. felina), but the later is segregated by its ...
An otters home range may be as small as five miles to as large as 40 miles. Otters can travel several miles over land to reach ... If frightened or alarmed, otters can run at speeds up to 18 miles per hour. When hunting for food in the water, otters can ... The otters eyes contain a specialized lens to assist with underwater viewing. Otters are extremely intelligent, playful, agile ... Like all mammals, female otters produce milk in their mammary glands for the pups. Young otter pups attain sexual maturity at ...
In otters, diet types and tool-use are dispersed across both common mitogenome haplotypes and neither otters that specialize on ... We asked whether sea otters in California showed similar genetic patterns by sequencing mitogenomes of 43 otters and genotyping ... Sea otters use rocks or other hard objects to break open well armoured prey such as marine snails [4]. Dolphins use conical ... Number of sea otters by diet type and mitogenome haplotype. Number of frequent tool-users (more than or equal to 40% of dives) ...
Foster-Turley, P. 1990. Otters in Captivity. In: Otters: An Action Plan for their Conservation (Foster-Turley, P., Macdonald, S ... For: Otters: An Action Plan for their Conservation (2001). International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Otter ... For those individuals interested in this species would recommend joining mailing list for "Friends of the Giant River Otter", ... Colares, E.P. & Best, R.C. (1991). Blood parameters of Amazon otters (Lutra longicaudis, Pteronura brasiliensis) Carnivora, ...
in sea otters, sera collected from necropsied and live-captured northern sea otters, as well as necropsied southern sea otters ... Otters - genetics - physiology Population Dynamics Research Support, Non-U.S. Govt Sex Characteristics Abstract. River otters ... Otters - blood - microbiology Seroepidemiologic Studies Abstract. Since 2002, an increased number of northern sea otters ( ... The southern sea otter (Enhydra lutris nereis) population in California (USA) and the Alaskan sea otter (E. lutris kenyoni) ...
Otter JA, French GL. Molecular epidemiology of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Europe. ...
Dixon, C.: Using Otter for Temporal Resolution. In: Advances in Temporal Logic. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht (1999) ... In: Proceedings of International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI). Morgan Kaufmann, San Francisco (1999) ...
Southern River Otter Mammalia Carnivora Mustelidae 1979 / - Lagenorhynchus australis Peales Dolphin, Blackchin Dolphin ...
The inner otter: An interactive online reference for sea otter-related spill response, biology and disease ... The Inner Otter: An Interactive Online Reference for Sea Otter-Related Spill Response, Biology and Disease ... Predicting southern sea otter (Enhydra lutris nereis) movements. Melissa Miller. California Department of Fish & Game. ... Thermal lability in sea otters: A challenge for survival?. 1999-2000. Merav Ben-David. University of Alaska, Anchorage. Post- ...
Chessie, otters, herons, the IRS. February 5, 1999. *State hatches fishy idea - golden trout. September 17, 2000 ...
17] Martin Otter; Karl-Erik Årzén; and Isolde Dressler. State- Graph - A Modelica Library for Hierarchical State Machines. In ... 16] Martin Otter; Hilding Elmqvist; and Sven Erik Mattsson. Hybrid Modeling in Modelica Based on the Synchronous Data Flow ... 15] Pieter J. Mosterman; Martin Otter; and Hilding Elmqvist. Modelling Petri Nets as Local Constraint Equations for Hybrid ... 14] Sven Erik Mattsson; Martin Otter; and Hilding Elmqvist. Modelica Hybrid Modeling and Efficient Simulation. In Proceedings ...
... for wild sea otters than for captive otters and the jaw closing velocity was more rapid in wild otters than in captive otters. ... Only adult otters were used in this study. Feeding behavior of wild adult sea otters [Enhydra lutris (Linnaeus 1758)] (N=31) ... Otters were not satiated and were always motivated to feed. Otters were fed shrimp, crab legs and ice treats (clam and shrimp ... Sea otters crush their prey at extremely large gapes and gape angles. Shorter, blunter skulls and mandibles in sea otters, ...
We found the main fish diet of otters in most of these areas consisted of small (,100 g), eurytopic, littoral and non-native, ... we described the dietary patterns of Eurasian otters (Lutra lutra) in 23 study sites within the Pannonian biogeographical ... The status of the Eurasian otter (Lutra lutra). IUCN Otter Specialist Group Bulletin 19A:24-48 ... Following from these large scale differences in otter diet we expect that diet composition of otters varies, not only between ...
  • Relatively little is known about tool-use in marine animals: the best-studied species are sea otters ( Enhydra lutris ) and Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins ( Tursiops aduncus ), both of which bring tools to the ocean's surface where they can be easily observed [ 1 ]. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • Since 2002, an increased number of northern sea otters (Enhydra lutris kenyoni) from southcentral Alaska have been reported to be dying due to endocarditis and/or septicemia with infection by Streptococcus infantarius subsp. (arctichealth.org)
  • in sea otters, sera collected from necropsied and live-captured northern sea otters, as well as necropsied southern sea otters (Enhydra lutris nereis) unaffected by the UME, were analyzed using an immunofluorescent antibody assay. (arctichealth.org)
  • A $1.86 million grant from the National Science Foundation - National Institutes of Health Ecology of Infectious Disease Grant Program will expand the investigations of a UC Davis-led research team tracking how a deadly parasite moves from land to sea to infect and kill sea otters ( Enhydra lutris nereis ) in California. (ucdavis.edu)
  • This region, until recently, was literally festooned with a diversity of large marine mammal predators, including a dozen or so species of small cetaceans, three species of pinnipeds, sea otters ( Enhydra lutris ) and over 15 species of great whales. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • The neotropical otter has a very wide range, covering a large portion of South America, so it is not surprising there are geographical structures separating some populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • The current distribution in Chile has been strongly restricted from north to south due to land use change and human colonization (Medina 1996), as a consequence, the otter populations are only found at present from the Imperial River (38ºS ) (Rodríguez-Jorquera and Sepúlveda 2011) to the south. (iucnredlist.org)
  • North American river otter populations span the North American continent from east to west, extending across 45 states from southern Florida to northern Alaska and all Canadian provinces except Prince Edward Island. (outdooralabama.com)
  • Between 1999 and 2013, populations of the bats in the indicator have increased by 22 per cent. (nfuonline.com)
  • Partout en Am rique du Nord, les populations de Pygargue t te blanche ( Haliaeetus leucocephalus ) semblent se remettre la suite de l'interdiction d'utilisation du DDT. (ace-eco.org)
  • Selon certaines recherches men es en Am rique du Nord, un surplus de pygargues adultes non nicheurs a t observ lorsque la densit des populations est lev e et que les conditions optimales d'habitat et de ressources alimentaires deviennent limitantes. (ace-eco.org)
  • Populations of sea otters, seals and sea lions have collapsed across much of southwest Alaska over the past several decades. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • During the 1960s and 1970s, harbour seal ( Phoca vitulina ), Steller sea lion ( Eumetopias jubatus ), northern fur seal ( Callhorinus ursinus ) and sea otter populations declined precipitously throughout the area (National Research Council 1996 , 2003 ). (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • The Otters were awarded the Frontier League Organization of the Year Award in 1997, and the Commissioner's Award of Excellence in 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2003, Hendrix and Glaser 2007) also has the potential of decreasing suitable habitat for otters and increasing human/otter conflict for increasingly scarce resources such as water, land, and fish. (iucnredlist.org)
  • Both this decrease in suitable habitat and increase in human/otter conflict are currently occurring and will certainly increase over the next three generations. (iucnredlist.org)
  • An adult female sea otter housed for 5 years in an outdoor habitat in an aquarium developed signs of neurologic disease. (oregonstate.edu)
  • On a more positive note, there is increased evidence of otters using modified landscapes such as coffee and tea plantations in India and though habitat destruction might be of concern, direct threats need to be better understood. (otterspecialistgroup.org)
  • Studies on the range and habitat utilization of small-clawed otter in South India. (otterspecialistgroup.org)
  • The Walrus, Sea Lions, Fur Seals and Sea Otter. (tolweb.org)
  • The spill fouled 1,300 miles of pristine shoreline and killed an estimated 2,800 sea otters, 300 seals, 250 bald eagles and 250,000 other birds. (listverse.com)
  • Spotted-necked Otters are found in lakes and larger rivers throughout much of Africa south of 10°N. They are common in Lake Victoria and across Zambia, but for some unexplained reason often are absent from what appear to be suitable habitats, such as the lakes and rivers, of East Africa and the Zambezi below Victoria Falls (Estes 1992). (iucnredlist.org)
  • Male otters are called dogs or boars, females are called bitches or sows, and their offspring are called pups. (wikipedia.org)
  • Young otter pups attain sexual maturity at two years of age and at that time are driven away to establish their own territory. (outdooralabama.com)
  • In this May 8, 2012 photo provided the Wildlife Conservation Society, three North American river otter pups huddle together at the Prospect Park Zoo in New York. (chron.com)
  • One of Edinburgh Zoo's short clawed otter pups ventures out in their enclosure on October 3, 2012 in Edinburgh, Scotland. (chron.com)
  • One of Edinburgh Zoo's short clawed otter pups ventures out in. (chron.com)
  • The Otters have promoted over 50 of their players to Major League baseball franchises including two players in 2013 (1B/DH Andrew Clark - New York Yankees, RHP Bryce Morrow - San Diego). (wikipedia.org)
  • An Asian small-clawed river otter carries a jack o'lantern that was filled with food in San Diego, California in this publicity photo from Sea World San Diego. (newstimes.com)
  • proposed that killer whales, which purportedly fed extensively on great whales, expanded their diets to include a higher percentage of sea otters and pinnipeds following a sharp reduction in great whale numbers from post World War II industrial whaling. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • Paper presented at the III International Otter Colloquium, held in Strasbourg, France, November 1983. (iucnredlist.org)
  • While the riot was an unusual event - the last one at a Kentucky state prison was in 1983 - reports of sexual abuse at Otter Creek are not new. (prisonlegalnews.org)
  • Within a multidisciplinary approach framework, we conducted in-depth histopathologic, microbiologic, parasitologic, and ecotoxicologic analyses on the 7 otters, along with biomolecular (reverse transcription PCR [RT-PCR]) and immunohistochemical (IHC) investigations for Morbillivirus spp. (cdc.gov)
  • Otter presents Melville's works as "inside narratives" offering material analyses of consciousness. (google.com.pe)
  • Department Fisheries and Marine Biology, University of Bergen IV, 149 s. : ill Bergen 1999. (uib.no)
  • The animals underwent necropsy at Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale della Puglia e della Basilicata (Foggia, Italy) during 2016 and 2017, according to an official agreement between the institute and the park aimed at assessing the health and conservation status of the otter population. (cdc.gov)
  • The otter spraints on exposed tree roots, and the flurry of wings overhead, the to and fro of hordes of great and pygmy cormorants, were real, however, not imaginary. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • DNA was also detected in northern sea otters as part of mortality investigations during this unusual mortality event (UME) in Kachemak Bay, Alaska. (arctichealth.org)
  • We've already identified the single-celled parasite, Toxoplasma gondii, that causes high rates of mortality in threatened southern sea otters," says Patricia Conrad, professor of parasitology at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. (ucdavis.edu)