Yelkouan Shearwater (Puffinus yelkouan)


En-usYelkouan Shearwater   CaBaldriga mediterrània   DaÆgæerskråpe   DeMittelmeer-Sturmtaucher   EsPardela mediterránea   Fiidänpikkuliitäjä   FrPuffin yelkouan   ItBerta minore mediterranea   NlTurkse Pijlstormvogel   NoMiddelhavslire   PtPardela do Mediterrâneo   SvMedelhavslira   RuСредиземноморский буревестник

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21:29 04/08/13
20:49 17/10/12

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Tarragona, Spain
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Istanbul, Turkey
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Agios Fokas, Lesvos, Greece
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Cap Corse, Corsica (Corse)
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Cap Corse, Corsica (Corse)
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Arakli, Turkey

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Yelkouan Shearwater breeds in the following countries (Bird News Extra subscribers will see population statistics and information on trends for each country, and a map of population densities):


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Thu 18/02/16
Rarity finders: Britain's 600th bird: Yelkouan Shearwater in Devon
Rarity finders Britain's 600th bird: Yelkouan Shearwater in Devon
With the BOURC's announcement that Yelkouan Shearwater becomes the 600th species on the British List, we look at Mike Langman and Mark Darlaston's remarkable discovery on the Devon coast back in 2008.  read on read on
Fri 11/12/15
Yelkouan Shearwater in the Bosphorus: the Coastal Count Marathon
Yelkouan Shearwater in the Bosphorus: the Coastal Count Marathon
Witness a wildlife spectacle in Istanbul this winter, while helping to inform conservation efforts in the Mediterranean.  read on read on
Mon 23/02/15
Wind Chasers: counting Istanbul's Yelkouan Shearwaters
Wind Chasers: counting Istanbul's Yelkouan Shearwaters
The passage of Yelkouan Shearwaters through the Bosphorus is one of the greatest and least-known urban wildlife spectacles in the world. NatureGuides recently intercepted the spectacle in the company of the Yelkouan Shearwater Project team.  read on read on
Wed 06/02/13
Research: Feral cat diet 50% Yelkouan Shearwater
Research Feral cat diet 50% Yelkouan Shearwater
Yelkouan Shearwaters on the French island of Le Levant are under threat from feral cats.  read on read on
Mon 15/08/05
Focus On: Identifying Yelkouan Shearwaters
Focus On Identifying Yelkouan Shearwaters
Yelkouan Shearwaters can occur in British and Irish waters; identification expert Martin Garner provides some cutting-edge ID tips on what to look for.  read on read on

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