Nesting European shags profit from readily accessible shoals of saithe.
Strong relations between breeding success, foraging behaviour and choice of prey among European shags.
Tourism and traffic near the breeding sites reduce seabird breeding success
According to a study from Hornøya, the effect varies among species.
The 2019 SEAPOP seminar is postponed
New dates in March 2020.
Well-timed hatching may increase chick survival rates
Synchronous hatching in seabird colonies increases the defensive power against specialized predators.
PhD on seabird migration patterns based on SEATRACK data
- With young scientists like Benjamin on the team, the future looks bright for seabird research.
Report from SEAPOP’s key sites in 2018
Presenting detailed estimates of the most important monitoring parameters from 14 locations.
Will scare seabirds from drowning
A new study reveals that between 4 000 and 8 000 seabirds probably drown each year in connection with the coastal gillnet-fisheries in Norway. Researchers suggest scaring the birds as a possible measure for reducing the number of deaths.
SEATRACK moves into a second phase
SEATRACK plans to include new colonies and to deploy GLS-loggers on juvenile birds to deliver data of even higher accuracy and quality.
The SEATRACK web app has been updated
Loggerdata from 2018 have been added to the SEATRACK web app.
New method for mapping the swimming migration in auks
An example of how data from geolocators can be used even when light conditions are too poor to calculate positions.