Shearwaters in the Best of the Web Directory


Black-vented Shearwater (Puffinus opisthomelas)

Introduction covers name, range, behavior, habitat, status, population estimates, foraging, diet, and breeding locations. From The Birds of North America. Shearwaters (Procellariidae)

Information discusses taxonomy, range, migration, breeding colonies, characteristics, behavior, nesting, life cycle, and list of endangered species.

Flesh-footed Shearwater (Puffinus carneipes) presents threat level, overview, range, habitat, sound and clip, interesting facts, related birds, range map, identification, and behavior.

Pink-footed Shearwater - BirdLife Species Factsheet

Contains status and justification, size and appearance, distribution, population, ecology, threats, current and future conservation efforts, and taxonomic sources.

Short-tailed Shearwater (Puffinus tenuirostris) reports physical description, habitat, diet, and historical notes.

Sooty Shearwater - BirdLife Species Factsheet

Includes status and reasons, family, range and population, nesting, diet, threats, monitoring, and proposed measures.

Sooty Shearwater (Puffinus griseus)

Short article offers pictures, range, breeding locations, wintering distribution, sound files, and references.

Wales Nature: Manx Shearwater

Provides video, habitat, movement, migration, diet, breeding, and source of common name.

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