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WSU Partners with Rio Tinto Kennecott to Track American Avocets

"OGDEN, UtahWeber State University Zoology Professor John Cavitt and three of his students are working to track the migration pattern of the American Avocet. With about 50 percent of the Avocet population using the Great Salt Lake, research of these birds and their annual cycles is critical."


Pictured left: John Cavitt on the right and student Jeff Cowlishaw placing tracker on American Avocet.



Researchers fit birds at Great Salt Lake with satellite transmitter

"OGDEN, Utah – The Great Salt Lake is home to many migratory birds, and a professor at
Weber State University has a new tool he believes will help foster a better understanding of
some of those birds." Read more at Fox13

Article by Fox 13 News


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