Contrasting movement strategies among juvenile albatrosses and petrels

  title={Contrasting movement strategies among juvenile albatrosses and petrels},
  author={Sophie de Grissac and Luca B{\"o}rger and Audrey Guitteaud and Henri Weimerskirch},
  booktitle={Scientific reports},
Animal movement is a fundamental eco-evolutionary process yet the behaviour of juvenile animals is largely unknown for many species, especially for soaring seabirds which can range widely over the oceans at low cost. We present an unprecedented dataset of 98 juvenile albatrosses and petrels (nine species), tracked for the first three months after independence. There was a startling diversity within and among species in the type and scale of post-natal movement strategies, ranging from area… CONTINUE READING
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