Great Shearwater Ardenna gravis


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Carboneras, C. 1992. Procellariidae (Petrels and Shearwaters). In: del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Sargatal, J. (ed.), Handbook of the birds of the world, pp. 216-257. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

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Hatch, J. M.; Wiley, D.; Murray, K. T.; Welch, L. 2016. Integrating satellite‐tagged seabird and fishery‐dependent data: A case study of Great Shearwaters (Puffinus gravis) and the U.S. New England sink gillnet fishery. Conservation Letters 9: 43-50.

ICES. 2013. Report of the Workshop to Review and Advise on Seabird Bycatch (WKBYCS). Copenhagen, Denmark.

Snow, D.W.; Perrins, C.M. 1998. The Birds of the Western Palearctic, Volume 1: Non-Passerines. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Woods, R.W. 1988. Guide to Birds of the Falkland Islands. Anthony Nelson, Oswestry, U.K.

Woods, R.W.; Woods, A. 1997. Atlas of Breeding Birds of the Falkland Islands. Anthony Nelson, Oswestry, U.K.

Further resources

Detailed species account from Birds in Europe: population estimates, trends and conservation status (BirdLife International 2004)

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Ardenna gravis. Downloaded from on 23/10/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 23/10/2021.