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This is the first time in the Philippines that this rare shark was caught on cameras," the duo said early this month abroad RV Petrel.
In June, Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) staff found an adult Herald petrel taking care of a single egg in a nest, Mr Miles said.
The team of National Trust rangers and volunteers will be using ghettoblaster-style high-powered speakers at night to lure storm petrels in from the sea.
The storm petrel in particular tells us about a very specific niche in this ecosystem, and these numbers are going to provide a very useful baseline from which we can monitor future trends and react accordingly.
The expansion in numbers had ruinous consequences for native bird populations such as the common diving petrel, the soft plumage petrel and the grey petrel, all of whom became extinct on the island.
Blueback ODiSI is now available as an Ocean plugin for the Petrel platform and it will also be part of, and complement, Cegal's Quantitative Interpretation solution, Blueback Rocks QI.
The aircraft involved were a Cessna 152 operated by a flight school, and a prototype training model by the Argentinian manufacturer Petrel, Telam.
Petrel, known as "Nothing Girl" to everyone aboard, does not belong to any group, forcing her to live among the hidden spaces of the ship and befriend two extremely likeable and intelligent rats, Missus Slink and Mister Smoke.
Petrel has announced that it has agreed to acquire a 20 per cent shareholding in Amira Hydrocarbons Wasit B.
26 July 2013 - Irish oil and gas explorer Petrel Resources Plc (LON:PET) said Friday it is in advanced talks on a potential Iraqi investment.
London, United Kingdom, May 14, 2013 - (ABN Newswire) - Petrel Resources (LON:PET) today announces that a data room has been opened in London for its two Licensing Options, 11/4 and 11/6, in the Porcupine Basin, Irish Atlantic Margin.
Irish independent Petrel Resources in August 2005 won the $197m EPC contract for the Subba-Luhais fields development project.
Rare birds; the extraordinary tale of the Bermuda petrel and the man who brought it back from extinction.
Shares in Petrel Resources - the company which made the find - almost tripled in price after the discovery was revealed.
Finally, Se concentrations in two plant species from the Westland petrel site were compared with literature values to see if plants growing in seabird colony soil have toxic levels of Se in their foliage.