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Puffins in peril? Matt Wood on seabird populations

Our academics aren’t just pretty good lecturers (we’re ranked 4th in the UK by the Guardian for Biosciences), they’re also involved in research that’s important at both national and international levels. We think this strong research activity underpins our excellence in teaching….

Seeing stormies in the dark

Storm petrels are small seabirds that forage on the open sea and nest in inaccessible colonies on the steep rocky slopes of Atlantic islands. They only visit the breeding colonies at night and shy away from torchlight, so…