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Bernard Tucker Memorial Lecture: The shearwater’s world

Abstract:

Shearwaters are among the greatest travellers on earth, living their elusive lives mostly far out at sea, but constrained to breed in dense colonies on islands away from land-based predators. This article describes how recent advances in miniature bio-logging technology and modern analytical techniques have enabled the secrets of the shearwater’s world to become accessible to scientific understanding. From fundamental questions in life-history theory, distribution patterns, and navigation, to...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Zoology
Oxford college:
Merton College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
BB 2000 Publisher's website
Journal:
British Birds Journal website
Volume:
January 2019
Issue:
112
Pages:
9–25
Publication date:
2019-01-07
Acceptance date:
2018-10-22
ISSN:
0007-0335
Source identifiers:
957863
Pubs id:
pubs:957863
UUID:
uuid:6513b34b-a550-471b-97fe-8d7586d23e25
Local pid:
pubs:957863
Deposit date:
2019-01-08

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