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Breeding success of Gentoo penguins at Maiviken, South Georgia, from 2009 to 2020
GB/NERC/BAS/PDC/01487

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Abstract:
The breeding success (calculated from nest and chick counts) of Gentoo penguins is monitored annually at Maiviken, South Georgia. The number of incubating nests and chicks reaching fledging stage are counted. Data exist from 2010 onwards.

This work was funded by Natural Environment Research Council (UK) core funding to the British Antarctic Survey.

Keywords:
Gentoo penguin, Pygoscelis papua, breeding success, chick count, nest count

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