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Sooty Shearwater Ardenna grisea



References

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Clucas, R. J.; Fletcher, D. J.; Moller, H. 2008. Estimates of adult survival rate for three colonies of Sooty Shearwater (Puffinus griseus) in New Zealand. Emu 108(3): 237-250.

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Further resources

Additional information is available on the distribution of this species from the Seabird Tracking Database

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

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Ardenna grisea. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/11/2019.