A journey with the Yelkouan Shearwater
2 May, 2022
The Yelkouan Shearwater is one of the resident Mediterranean seabirds. Malta is an important place for the species as it holds 10% of the global population. During the 2021 breeding season, BirdLife Malta’s seabird team equipped some Yelkouans with a GPS tracking device. As part of the LIFE PanPuffinus! project, the team followed their journey across some parts of the Mediterranean Sea to know more about the Maltese colonies. Read more in this blog.