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Analyzing Food Webs

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"Chesapeake Bay Waterbird Food Web." Wikipedia. Web. 03 Mar. 2016.

In the food web depicted above, an increase in the population of osprey would cause which of the following to occur?

A

An initial decrease in the population of small piscivorous fish.

B

An initial decrease in the wading bird population.

C

An initial increase in the population of bald eagles.

D

An initial decrease in the sea duck population.