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Third of dead seabirds found to have eaten rubbish, University of Queensland study finds, by Sharnie Kim
Townsend, K and Roman, L, Third of dead seabirds found to have eaten rubbish, University of Queensland study finds, by Sharnie Kim, ABC News, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Australia, 01 September (2016) [Newspaper Article]
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An alarming number of dead seabirds examined by Queensland researchers were found to have eaten rubbish. A University of Queensland team examined 370 bird carcasses across 61 species from the state's south-east, in the largest survey of its kind in the southern hemisphere.
|Item Type:||Newspaper Article|
|Keywords:||citizen science, management, marine debris, plastic pollution, seabirds|
|Research Division:||Biological Sciences|
|Research Field:||Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)|
|Objective Division:||Expanding Knowledge|
|Objective Group:||Expanding knowledge|
|Objective Field:||Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences|
|UTAS Author:||Roman, L (Dr Lauren Roman)|
|Deposited By:||Ecology and Biodiversity|
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