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  • Newsletter 143 - February 2020
    • Seabird Group News
    • - New committee members
    • - Minutes of the 53rd AGM
    • - The 54th Annual Report
    • - Update from the ExCom
    • - Grant deadline
    • - Seabird Bulletin
    • Grant Reports
    • - Storm Petrels in Portugal
    • - Caithness Black Guillemots
    • River Tyne Kittiwakes
    • Events
  • Newsletter 142 - October 2019
    • News
    • - Puffarazzi
    • - Seabird Group AGM
    • - Research and Census Grants
    • Grant Reports
    • - Expedition SIMMER DIM 2019
    • Breeding Season Reports
    • - St Kilda
    • - Fair Isle
    • - St. Abb’s Head
    • - Staffa
    • - Staffa Puffin Survey
    • - Shetland
    • - Canna
    • - Isle of May
    • - Skomer
    • - Skokholm
    • - Bardsey and Ynys Gwylan
    • - Seaford
    • Events
  • Newsletter 141 - June 2019
    • Seabird Group News
    • Grant report
    • - Arctic Terns
    • Breeding season summaries
    • - Predation of terns
    • - Manx Shearwaters
    • News
    • - Committee on plastics
    • - Seabird bycatch
    • - Twitter conference
    • Seabird Group contacts
  • Newsletter 140 - February 2019
    • Seabirds Count Update: 2019
    • Nest incorporation of debris by seabirds
    • Biosecurity for LIFE
    • How Good is Human Waste for Gulls?
    • The possible demise of one of the UK’s most charismatic seafaring birds
    • Puffins for the pot
    • Paper review
    • Events
  • Newsletter 139 - October 2018
    • News
    • - Report: Seabird Group Conference
    • - New Executive Committee members
    • - Update: ‘Seabirds Count’ census
    • - Grant Report
    • Breeding Season Reports
    • - St. Kilda
    • - Fair Isle
    • - Shetland
    • - Canna
    • - Isle of May
    • - St. Abb’s Head
    • - Staffa
    • - Skomer
    • - Bardsey
    • - South Cumbria
    • Events
  • Newsletter 138 - June 2018
    • Seabird Group news
    • Roseate Tern LIFE Recovery Project
    • 4th World Seabird Twitter Conference
    • UK national seabird census
    • Med Gulls, Langstone Harbour
    • News
    • Event announcements
    • Update on Seaford Kittiwakes
  • Newsletter 137 - February 2018
    • Letter from the Editor
    • UK National Seabird Census:
    • - Census update
    • - Skua survey, Shetland
    • - Nests and plastic
    • Seabird Group news
    • Gannets, South Kintyre
    • Grant reports:
    • - Sooty Shearwaters, Falklands
    • - Survey of Jakarta Bay
    • - Sula Sgeir aerial survey
    • Paper review
    • Upcoming events
    • Seabird news
  • Newsletter 136 - October 2017
    • Letter from the Chair
    • Seabird Group news
    • Seabird journal
    • Storm Petrels in South Kintyre
    • Resighting Shags
    • UK breeding season summaries
    • Paper Reviews
    • 3rd World Seabird Conference
    • Grant report: Tropicbirds, Caribbean
    • UK National Census: Sula Sgeir
    • UK National Census: Cape Wrath
  • Newsletter 135 - June 2017
    • News
    • Roseate Terns in NE Atlantic
    • Protect a penguin
    • Cormorant mortality in Wales
    • Paper reviews
    • Seabird Group grants
    • 3rd World Seabird Twitter Conference
    • Biosecurity on the Scillies
    • Bass Rock aerial photos
  • Newsletter 134 - February 2017
    • News
    • Seabird Group grants
    • BES Annual Meeting – report
    • Biosecurity of seabird islands
    • Seabirds and plastic
    • Paper reviews
    • Upcoming conferences
    • Overland passage of Northern Gannets,
    • South Argyll
  • Newsletter 133 - October 2016
    • 13th Seabird Group Conference
    • 9th International Penguin Congress
    • Is handling stressful for nestlings?
    • Seabird Group grants
    • Seabird restoration on Ramsey
    • UK breeding season summaries
    • Colonsay’s Kittiwakes
    • News
    • Paper review
    • East Caithness SPA census
    • 51st AGM minutes
  • Newsletter 132 - June 2016
    • Using drones to monitor seabirds
    • Grant report – Monteiro’s Storm-petrels
    • News
    • Skokholm Seabird Report
    • New Editor of Seabird
    • Paper reviews
    • 13th Seabird Group Conference
    • Call for census proposals
    • Stories from Gough Island
  • Newsletter 131 - February 2016
    • Intro from the new Chair
    • 13th Seabird Group conference
    • ‘Seabirds Count’ update
    • Seabird Editor
    • Grant reports
    • - Puzzling out the identification of the Common/Mew Gull complex
    • - Survey of breeding terns, Rye Bay
    • WSC2 reports
    • Plastic pollution
    • Early Career member activities
    • News
    • Paper reviews
    • Isles of Scilly rat eradications
    • Upcoming conferences
    • 50th AGM minutes
  • Newsletter 130 - October 2015
    • Seabird Group AGM 2015
    • WSC2
    • Bryan Nelson
    • News
    • 2015 Breeding Season
    • Paper Reviews
    • Troup Head
    • Upcoming Conferences
  • Newsletter 129 - June 2015
    • Message from the Chairman
    • Global online seabird community
    • Seeing Stormies in the dark
    • Shetland Tystie census
    • Runde seabird seminar
    • Conservation news
    • Research at Aberdeen
    • Flannan Isles’ Puffins
    • Paper reviews
    • Tyne Kittiwakes
  • Newsletter 128 - February 2015
    • Tracking Cormorants
    • Message from the Chairman
    • Membership update
    • The future of bio-logging
    • Seabird 28
    • Shetland’s Kittiwakes
    • RSPB sandeel workshop
    • Paper Reviews
    • Conservation News
    • Baltic Seabird Project
    • UK Beached Bird Survey 2014
    • AGM minutes
    • Conferences and courses
  • Newsletter 127 - October 2014
    • Breeding Season News
    • - Isle of May breeding season 2014
    • - Shetland (excluding Fair Isle)
    • - Fair Isle seabird summary 2014
    • Message from the Chairman
    • Seabird Group Grants
    • - Scare Rocks Gannet survey
    • Early Career Profiles
    • Conservation News
    • Leucistic puffins on the Shiants
    • Seabird Group News
    • Conference News
    • Seabird Group AGM
  • Newsletter 126 - June 2014
    • Conference News
    • Grant report
    • - The success of a small East Anglian colony of Kittiwakes may be
    • due to a diet supplemented by Clupeids
    • Breeding Season News
    • - Orkney mainland seabird breeding summary 2013
    • Request for colony photos
    • Early Career Profiles
    • Conservation News
    • Orkney Seabird Heritage
    • The Gull’s Friend
    • Seabird Group Grants
  • Newsletter 125 - February 2014
    • Research News
    • Seabird wreck
    • Beached Bird Survey 2013
    • Breeding Season News
    • Conservation News
    • Paper Reviews
    • Seabird Journal
    • New Ex-Comm members
    • Seabird Group Conference
    • Seabird Group AGM
  • Newsletter 124 - October 2013
    • Research News
    • - the great Puffin wreck of March 2013
    • Breeding Season News
    • - Shetland (excluding Fair Isle)
    • - Lundy
    • - Isle of May
    • Scottish MPAs Consultation
    • Seabird Group Conference
    • Seabird Group AGM
    • Constitution
    • Seabird Group Grants
    • Correction
    • Membership Form
    • Gift Aid Form
  • Newsletter 123 - June 2013
    • Conservation News
    • - seabirds and PIB – a sticky killer
    • - Tyne Kittiwakes Partnership
    • Grant Reports
    • - North Rona and Sula Sgeir in 2012
    • - A survey of Leach’s Storm-Petrels on Shetland in 2011
    • Paper Reviews
    • Book Announcement
    • Breeding Season News
    • - Fair Isle’s seabirds in 2012
    • - Shiant Isles 2012
    • Seabird Group Grants
    • Conferences
    • Seabird Group News
  • Newsletter 122 - February 2013
    • Breeding Season News
    • - Seabirds in Orkney – 2012
    • Obituary
    • Grant report
    • Paper Reviews
    • Conservation News
    • - Isles of Scilly seabird recovery project gets green light
    • - Birds washed up on south coast of England
    • - Atlantic Sooty Tern distribution
    • - Ascension Island Frigatebird egg hatches
    • Research News
    • - New method developed to study parasite numbers in wild seabirds
    • Beached Bird Survey
    • Mystery Shearwater
    • Conferences
    • Seabird Group AGM & Accounts
  • Newsletter 121 - October 2012
    • Breeding Season News
    • - Isle of May
    • - Shetland (excluding Fair Isle)
    • - Leach’s Petrels nest in artificial burrows on St Kilda
    • Seabird Wreck
    • Call for Specimens
    • Taxonomic Revisions
    • Conservation News
    • Conferences
    • Seabird Group News
  • Newsletter 120 - June 2012
    • Conservation News
    • - Kittiwake declines
    • - Seabirds and MPAs - update
    • - Marine conservation zones in England & Wales
    • Research News
    • - Global seabird populations review
    • Breeding Season News
    • - Shetland’s Shags in trouble?
    • - River Tyne Kittiwake breeding in North East England: official attitudes at some
    • sites in the Newcastle-Gateshead area
    • - Fair Isle breeding season - 2011
    • Paper Review
    • Seabird Group News
    • Conferences
  • Newsletter 119 - February 2012
    • Research News
    • - Food for thought: studying foraging to protect seabirds at sea
    • - A novel projection technique to identify important at-sea areas for seabird conservation
    • Conservation News
    • - Hundreds of auks killed in St Ives gill net fishery
    • - Fair Isle proposes marine protected area
    • - Caribbean seabird study
    • Breeding Season News
    • - Razorbill pair successfully fledges Guillemot chick
    • - Orkney summary 2011
    • - Shiant Islands : 26th June - 10th July 2011
    • Book Review
    • Seawatch News
    • Behaviour
    • - Herring Gull catching and eating live bats
    • Conferences
    • Beached Bird Survey 2011
    • Seabird Group News
  • Newsletter 118 - October 2011
    • Conferences
    • Conservation News
    • - MPSs for seabirds around the uk – a call for support
    • - New recommendations for reducing seabird bycatch
    • Request for specimens
    • Breeding Season News
    • - Isle of May 2011
    • - Shetland (excluding Fair Isle) 2011
    • Paper reviews
    • Letter to editor
    • Seabird Group News
  • Newsletter 117 - June 2011
    • Breeding Season News
    • - Early seabird breeding season
    • Research News
    • - Ramsey and Grassholm Islands
    • - Mousa Storm Petrels
    • Conservation News
    • - Be prepared! drift blocks at the ready!
    • - The distribution of the Bermuda Petrel (Pterodroma cahow)
    • Seawatch News
    • Marine Policy
    • Scotland Marine Atlas
    • Obituaries
    • Paper reviews
    • Conferences
    • Seabird Group News
  • Newsletter 116 - February 2011
    • Research News
    • - Kittiwakes trans-atlantic odyssey linked to breeding success
    • - Ythan Sandwich Terns
    • Conservation News
    • - Supporters rally to save urope’s rarest seabird
    • - The magnificent seven....rat free Fijan Islands
    • Request for Specimens
    • Breeding Season News
    • - Orkney 2010
    • DVD Reviews
    • Paper Reviews
    • Looking For Maximus!
    • Conferences
    • Correction
    • Seabird Group News
  • Newsletter 115 - October 2010
    • Conferences and Meetings
    • Seabird Monitoring Programme News
    • Research News
    • - Future of the Atlantic Marine Environment Project
    • - Keep an eye out for colour-dyed Manx Shearwaters!
    • - UK’s oldest Arctic tern discovered
    • Seabird Group Grant Report
    • - Arctic Skua colour ringing
    • Breeding Season News
    • - 2010 UK Breeding Season
    • - The Guildhall Kittiwake nesting site, River Tyne, northeast England
    • - Shetland (excluding Fair Isle)
    • Seawatching News
    • Book Reviews
    • Obituary
    • Newsletters
    • Letters to Editor
    • Seabird Group News
  • Newsletter 113 - February 2010
    • Research news
    • - Wintering areas of Atlantic Puffins
    • - National Beached Bird Survey 2009
    • - Kittiwake longevity record for Norway
    • Seabird Monitoring Programme
    • Conservation News
    • - The status of the Balearic Shearwater
    • - Ascension
    • - UK marine and coastal access bill
    • - Call to protect European seabirds
    • - Marine IBA inventory published in Spain
    • - WWF smartgear competition
    • Museum collection special
    • - Seabirds, oilspills and museum collections
    • - Great Auk remains discovered at Hunterian Museum
    • Conferences and Meetings
    • Seabird Group News
  • Newsletter 112 - October 2009
    • Conservation News
    • - Increased protection for Scotland’s seabirds
    • - Marine Bill progress
    • - Marine important bird areas
    • - Fiji Petrel located at sea
    • Research News
    • - Renewables and new methodologies for seabird monitoring and impact assessments
    • - Oldest Puffin in the UK found
    • 2009 UK breeding season news
    • - Isle of May
    • - Ailsa Craig
    • - North East Scotland
    • - North Rona
    • - Shetland (excluding Fair Isle)
    • - Alderney/Burhou, Channel Islands
    • - Orkney
    • 2009 Irish breeding season news
    • Seabirding trips
    • Seabird Group grant report
    • - St Kilda
    • Job vacancies
    • For sale
    • Conference News
    • Correction
    • Seabird Group news
  • Newsletter 111 - June 2009
    • Seabird Group conference
    • Conservation News
    • - New UK marine body
    • - Seabirds in the red
    • - Decline in Scotland’s seabirds
    • - Bermuda Petrel translocation success
    • - US fisheries to protect Arctic regions and Albatrosses
    • - Fisheries and seabird interactions
    • Research News
    • - OBIS-SEAMAP - a spatially and temporally interactive marine megavertabgrates archive
    • 2008 Breeding season news
    • - Skomer Island
    • Fair Isle appeal
    • Bird report review
    • Seawatching news
    • Seabird group grant report
    • Letter to the editor
    • Seabird Group news
    • Minutes of 43rd AGM
  • Newsletter 110 - Februrary 2009
    • Conservation News
    • - Breaking News: Fulmar wreck in SE North Sea
    • - Death at Filey Bay
    • - Conserving Patagonia’s marine riches
    • - mice bring tristan albatross closer to extinction
    • - Fujian birdwatchers take Chines Crested Tern message to schools
    • Research News
    • - Details of Manx Shearwater migration revealed
    • - Sex specific food provisioning in the Common Guillemot
    • - Britain’s oldest Razorill
    • Beached Bird Survey News
    • 2008 Breeding Season News
    • - Shiants Isles
    • - North East Scotland
    • - Forth Islands
    • Grant report
    • Conferences and meetings
    • Letters to the editor
    • Seabird Group News
  • Newsletter 106 - October 2006
    • Seabird Group conference special
    • Conservation News
    • - Invasive aliens on Craigleith
    • - Canna rat eradication programme
    • - Review of urban gulls and their management in Scotland
    • - US establishes the northwest Hawaiian Islands marine national monument
    • Research News
    • - The SEAPOP programme: a milestone for the mapping and monitoring of seabirds in Norway
    • - Sanday Storm Petrel in Sweden
    • - Sooty Shearwater migration study
    • 2006 UK Breeding Season News
    • - St Kilda
    • - Isle of May
    • - Shetland (excluding Fair Isle)
    • - Fair Isle
    • Journal reviews
    • Paper reviews
    • Conferences and workshops
    • Seabird Group News
    • AGM announcement
  • Newsletter 102 - June 2006
  • Newsletter 101 - October 2005 & February 2006
  • Newsletter 100 - June 2005
  • Newsletter 99 - February 2005
  • Newsletter 98 - October 2004
  • Newsletter 97 - June 2004
  • Newsletter 96 - February 2004
  • Newsletter 95 - October 2003
  • Newsletter 94 - June 2003
  • Newsletter 93 - February 2003
  • Newsletter 92 - October 2002
  • Newsletter 91 - June 2002
  • Newsletter 90 - February 2002
  • Newsletter 89 - October 2001
  • Newsletter 88 - June 2001
  • Newsletter 87 - February 2001
  • Newsletter 86 - October 2000
  • Newsletter 85 - June 2OOO
  • Newsletter 84 - February 2000
  • Newsletter 83 - September 1999
  • Newsletter 82 - May 1999
  • Newsletter 81 - November 1998
  • Newsletter 80 - August 1998
  • Newsletter 79 - March 1997
  • Newsletter 78 - September 1997
  • Newsletter 77 - March 1997
  • Newsletter 76 - March 1996
  • Newsletter 75 - September 1996
  • Newsletter 74 - April 1996