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Avery, Michael L.


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Avery, Michael L., 2018

Scope and Contents

Mike Avery was interviewed in Gainesville, Florida, by Kellie Nicholas on August 9, 2018.

This subseries includes a digital recording of the interview, a release form, and a transcript.

Dates: 2018

Dixon, CA, Field Station Records --

Identifier: NWRC 0055

The Dixon, CA, Field Station Records (NWRC 0055) consists of 5 LF of records created by staff at the station between 1969 and 1985. Included are administrative records, research reports related to bird damage to wine grapes and other agricultural crops in California, as well as research records related to a survey of bird damage to sunflower in North Dakota, South Dakota, and Minnesota conducted during 1979-1981.

Dates: 1969 - 1985

DO Completed Project Collection --

Identifier: NWRC 0008

This collection contains completed NWRC research project documentation. The plans/proposals and reports are created by the project leader. Once a NWRC research project is completed, the final report is circulated through the Director’s Office for approval. Once the final project document is signed and approved the entire project record is submitted to the IRG archives.

Dates: 1995-

Gainesville Field Station Records --

Identifier: NWRC 0006
Abstract The Gainesville, Florida, Field Station was established in 1944. The original mission of the field station involved the study of rodent damage to Florida sugarcane but evolved over the years to include research on controlling bird and mammal damage to rice, fruit, aquaculture, and other agricultural interests. The Gainesville Field Station Records contain materials dated from the 1940s through the early 2000s, including administrative records, images, and research records related to bird...
Dates: 1914-2017

Mike Avery Digital Files---

Identifier: NWRC 0047
Abstract The Mike Avery Digital Files Collection (NWRC 0047) consists of 13 series of digital files from the Gainesville, FL, Field Station dated 1998 to 2018. Topics covered in this collection include bird damage to aquaculture, grain, and fruit crops; testing of repellents, chemical deterrents, and avian contraception methods; vulture management and roost dispersal; research on monk parakeets and invasive species such as feral swine, Burmese pythons, Nile monitors, and Argentine tegus. This...
Dates: 1998 - 2018

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Collection 4
Archival Object 1
Avicides 2
Bird damage 2
Bird strikes 2
Building construction 2
Feral swine 2