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The call of the seabird

Pétrel de Murphy - Photo Robert Luta
Researchers at the University of California, Santa Cruz are developing new acoustic monitoring techniques that could aid seabird conservation. Abe Borker, a Seabird Biologist, is trying to make population studies of seabirds more cost-effective and efficient. Borker explains that based on the call of some species
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Managing invasive species

Noddi brun et son petit - Photo Alain Petit
Invasive species spread around the globe has increased in the past 200 years, indicating a need for enhanced biosecurity. Read the article on the Island Conservation website : https://www.islandconservation.org/regulation-extinction-invasive-species/?platform=hootsuite From Sarah Kaiser – 26, april 2017 The
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Resist the call of the cute

Gygis blanche (juvénile)red©Lucie Faulquier
Resist the call of the cute By Shaun Hurrell, 6 Feb 2017   What should you do when you see a baby bird on the ground? It is hard to resist the urge to rescue. Often people intervene when in fact most chicks should be left alone. Alone, helpless, small, cold, clumsy and fluffy… We […]
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