Common eiders are scared by boats
The disturbance effect of recreational boat driving may be considerable for moulting eiders.
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Puffins and razorbills choose different strategies in harsh winter conditions
Puffins change their diet while razorbills seek out new foraging areas.
Arrival at breeding sites is advancing among common and Brünnich’s guillemots
Time spent in the colony prior to egg-laying is increasing for both common and Brünnich’s guillemots.
Foraging behaviour in black-legged kittiwakes is predicted by personality
More specialized foraging behaviour in bold black-legged kittiwakes.
Workshop on plastic in seabirds
Regurgitations and faeces can give insight into how plastic pollution damages seabird populations.
Successful SEATRACK workshop
Gathered 35 participants from about 30 different institutions around the North Atlantic.
Winter extratropical cyclones cause reduced eider survival
An increase in extreme weather events is probably bad news for common eiders.
Arctic seabirds respond differently to an earlier spring
Some arctic seabirds start their breeding season earlier now than they did 35 years ago.
Nesting European shags profit from readily accessible shoals of saithe.
Strong relations between breeding success, foraging behaviour and choice of prey among European shags.