Ignacio Vilchis

Ignacio Vilchis

Aug 17, 2018

Group 6 Copy 161
-3
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    Wintering habitats of California least terns remain unknown, despite having terns being listed as endangered since 1970. Scientists believe that they migrate to Mexico, Central America, and perhaps as far as South America! Using novel GPS tags, our research will help unravel their unknown distribution, determine where these terns are wintering, and their migration routes. Having this knowledge will mean huge gains for the long-term management and future recovery of this endangered seabird.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Can we use our immune cells to fight lung disease?

    Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a common deadly illness often seen in the intensive care unit...

    E pluribus unum: how honey bee bacteria coordinate behaviors

    The honey bee is a charismatic species that plays a critical role in the pollination of agriculturally important...

    Are biofilms responsible for heavy metals on plastic debris?

    I want to know how ocean bacteria and algae that live on plastic debris influence the toxins plastic picks...

    Backer Badge Funded