Posts Tagged ‘Centre for Ecology and Hydrology’

Puffins are small seabirds which breed in coastal colonies in the North Pacific and North Atlantic oceans.  Their numbers have been declining for about half a century, partially due to invasive plant species which are taking over breeding grounds.

Their migratory patterns are currently being studied using geolocator tags by a group from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology and is featured in this recent BBC article.

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