Re: YRT Behaviour

To: Stephen Ambrose <>
Subject: Re: YRT Behaviour
From: Stephen Ambrose <>
Date: Sun, 29 Jun 1997 17:11:34 +1100
Hi All,

I've just discovered an EMBARRASSING faux pas I made in my last YRT message:

> Although I and my research team were not successful in inducing torpor, we 
> were able 
>to depress their metabolic rates considerably at low ambient temperatures, as 
>well as
> having lowered cloacal temperatures. 

Hehe ... I was in fact referring to the birds having lowered cloacal 
temperatures ... 
not members of the research team!!!! Hmmm....

 Dr Stephen Ambrose
 Research and Conservation Manager.
 Birds Australia (Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union).
 Australian Bird Research Centre,
 415 Riversdale Road,
 Hawthorn East,
 VIC   3123.
 Tel:    (03) 9882 2622.
 Fax:    (03) 9882 2677.
 Email:  S.Ambrose <>  (at work)
           (at home)

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