Tracking macaroni penguins during long foraging trips using ‘behavioural geolocation’

  title={Tracking macaroni penguins during long foraging trips using ‘behavioural geolocation’},
  author={Jonathan A. Green and Rory P. Wilson and Ian L. Boyd and Anthony James Woakes and Chris J. Green and Patrick J. Butler},
  journal={Polar Biology},
The movement of marine vertebrates has been tracked using a variety of techniques, all of which depend on the external attachment of a transmitting or recording device. However, these devices can have negative effects on the subject animals, limiting both the quantity and quality of data collected. We present a new method for monitoring large-scale movement of marine vertebrates that uses behavioural data stored on a surgically implanted data logger. The technique (‘behavioural geolocation… 

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