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Bernard Tucker Memorial Lecture: The shearwater’s world

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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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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
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
Pubs id:
pubs:957863
URN:
uri:6513b34b-a550-471b-97fe-8d7586d23e25
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uuid:6513b34b-a550-471b-97fe-8d7586d23e25
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pubs:957863

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