Ashy Storm-petrel Hydrobates homochroa


Adams, J. and Takekawa, J.Y. 2008. At-sea distribution of radio-marked ashy storm-petrels Oceanodroma homochroa captured on the California Channel Islands. Marine Ornithology 36(1): 9-17.

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Ainley, D. G., Henderson, R. P.; Strong, C. S. 1990. Leach's Storm-petrel and Ashy Storm-petrel. Seabirds of the Farallon Islands: Ecology, dynamics and structure of an upwelling-system community, pp. 128-162. Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA, USA.

Ainley, D.G.; Boekelheide, R.J. 1990. Seabirds of the Farallon Islands: Ecology, Dynamics, and Structure of an Upwelling-System Community. Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA.

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Brown, A.; Collier, N.; Robinette, D.; Sydeman, W. J. 2003. A potential new colony of Ashy Storm-petrels on the mainland coast of California, USA. Waterbirds 26: 385-388.

Carter, H. R., McIver, W. R.; Adams, J.; J. Y. Takekawa, J. Y. 2007. Population monitoring of Ashy Storm-Petrels and Cassin’s Auklets at Santa Cruz Island, California, in 2006.

Carter, H.R., McIver, W.R.; McChesney, G.J. 2008. Ashy Storm-Petrel (Oceanodroma homochroa). In: Shuford, W.D.; Gardali, T. (ed.), California bird species of special concern: a ranked assessment of species, subspecies, and distinct populations of birds of immediate conservation concern in California. Studies of Western Birds No. 1, pp. 117-124. Western Field Ornithologists and California Department of Fish and Game, Camarillo, CA, and Sacramento, CA.

Carter, H.R.; Ainley, D.G.; Wolf, S.G.; Weinstein, A.M. 2016. Range-wide conservation and science of the Ashy Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma homochroa. Marine Ornithology 44: 53-62.

Carter, H.R.; Yee, J.L.; Welsh, D.; Anderson, D.W. 2008. Organochlorine contaminants in Ashy Storm-Petrel eggs from Santa Cruz Island, California, in 1992–2008: preliminary findings. Carter Biological Consulting and US Geological Survey, Western Ecological Research Center, Victora, BC, and Sacramento, CA.

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Fry, D.M. 1994. Injury of seabirds from DDT and PCB residues in the Southern California Bight ecosystem. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Sacramento, CA.

Hampton, S.; Ford, R.G.; Carter, H.R.; Abraham, C.; Humple, D. 2003. Chronic oiling and seabird mortality from the sunken vessel S.S. Jacob Luckenbach in Central California. Marine Ornithology 31: 35-41.

Harvey, A.L.; Mazurkiewicz, D.M.; McKown M.W.; Barnes, K.W.; Parker, M.W. 2016. Changing breeding status of the Ashy Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma homochroa on Anacapa Island, California. Marine Ornithology 44: 93-97.

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McChesney, G. J.; H. R. Carter, H. R.; Parker, M. W. 2000. Nesting of Ashy Storm-petrels and Cassin's Auklets in Monterey County, California. Western Birds 31: 178-183.

McIver, W. R. 2002. Breeding phenology and reproductive success of Ashy Storm-petrels (Oceanodroma homochroa) at Santa Cruz Island, California, 1995-1998. MSc, Humboldt State University.

McIver, W.R.; Carter, H.R.; Golightly, R.T.; McChesney, G.J.; Welsh, D.; Harvey, A.L. 2009. Reproductive performance of Ashy Storm-Petrels (Oceanodroma homochroa) at Santa Cruz Island, California, in 1995-2007. In: Damiani, C.C.; Garcelon, D.K. (ed.), 7th California Islands Symposium, pp. 269-281. Institute for Wildlife Studies, Arcata, CA.

McIver, W.R.; Carter, H.R.; Harvey, A.L.; Mazurkiewicz, D.M.; Mason, J.W. 2016. Use of social attraction to restore Ashy Storm-Petrels Oceanodroma homochroa at Orizaba Rock, Santa Cruz Island, California. Marine Ornithology 44: 99-112.

McIver, W.R.; Harvey, A.L.; Carter, H.R.; Halpin, L.R. 2011. Monitoring and restoration of Ashy Storm-Petrels at Santa Cruz Island, California, in 2010. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Channel Islands National Park, Carter Biological Consulting and Simon Fraser University, Arcata, CA, Ventura, CA, Victoria, BC, Burnaby, BC.

Sydeman, W. J.; Nur, N.; McLaren, E. B.; McChesney, G. J. 1998. Status and trends of the Ashy Storm-petrel on Southeast Farallon Island, California, based upon capture-recapture analyses. Condor 100: 438-447.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2015. Species report for Ashy Storm-Petrel (Oceanodroma homochroa).

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Hydrobates homochroa. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/10/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/10/2021.