Long-range migration of a chinstrap penguin from Bouvetøya to Montagu Island, South Sandwich Islands

@inproceedings{Biuw2010LongrangeMO,
  title={Long-range migration of a chinstrap penguin from Bouvet{\o}ya to Montagu Island, South Sandwich Islands},
  author={Martin Biuw and Christian Lydersen and Pietersarel de Bruyn and Aline Arriola and GREG G.J. HOFMEYR and Petrus Kritzinger and Kit Maureen Kovacs},
  year={2010}
}
We describe a long-range migration of a pre-moulting adult chinstrap penguin from Bouvetøya, a small relatively recently established colony, to the South Sandwich Islands, where large, established colonies of this species reside. The trip lasted around three weeks, covered ,3600 km, and the time of arrival was consistent with the annual moult. The bird did not travel along the shortest path or along a constant bearing, but instead followed what appeared to be a series of two or three rhumb… CONTINUE READING

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