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The Razorbill - John McEwen

Pursuits | By John McEwen


Despite being described as ‘the grumbling of an old man with a hangover’, John McEwen sheds some light on the elegant razorbill

Seabirds in general have decreased in number by 28 per cent since the 1990s. This decline will undoubtedly be exacerbated by the current avian-flu epidemic. But so far this has not affected the UK and Ireland’s million breeding pairs of guillemots and 180,000 breeding pairs of razorbills....


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