Oiled Birds Become Research Subjects

An oiled bird affected by the San Francisco Bay oil spill of Nov 7 2007 gets a physical exam. Photo: Jose Luis Villegas / UC DavisJose Luis Villegas/ UC Davis
NOV 10 2007 -- Staff and volunteers of the Oiled Wildlife Care Network, managed by UC Davis, clean a bird oiled in the Nov 7 2007 oil spill in San Francisco Bay. Credit: UC Davis /or/ University of California, Davis
Staff and volunteers of the Oiled Wildlife Care Network, managed by UC Davis, clean a bird oiled in the Nov 7 2007 oil spill in San Francisco Bay. Credit: UC Davis /or/ University of California, Davis