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Plastic in the ocean kills more threatened albatrosses than we thought

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Butcher, R and Hardesty, BD and Roman, L, Plastic in the ocean kills more threatened albatrosses than we thought, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group Ltd, Australia, 17 February (2021) [Magazine Article]


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Abstract

Plastic in the ocean can be deadly for marine wildlife and seabirds around the globe, but our latest study shows single-use plastics are a bigger threat to endangered albatrosses in the southern hemisphere than we previously thought.

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Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:seabird, marine debris, balloon, mortality, plastic pollution, albatross, population
Research Division:Environmental Sciences
Research Group:Environmental management
Research Field:Conservation and biodiversity
Objective Division:Environmental Management
Objective Group:Marine systems and management
Objective Field:Rehabilitation or conservation of marine environments
UTAS Author:Roman, L (Dr Lauren Roman)
ID Code:146493
Year Published:2021
Deposited By:Ecology and Biodiversity
Deposited On:2021-09-09
Last Modified:2021-09-13
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