IMAR Institute of Marine Research is opening a call for  a scholarship (BI- Licenciado) within the  research project  “MERCES – Marine Ecosystem Restoration in Changing European Seas” , funded by the European Union´s H2020 (grant agreement No 689518),  with the duration of 4 months starting in November 2019, or as soon as the selection process is completed

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IMAR – Institute of Marine Research, is opening a call for one post-doctoral fellowship within the Blue Azores protocol developed by IMAR/Fundação Oceano Azul/Waitt Foundation, with the duration of 6 months starting on November 2019, or as soon as the selection process is completed.

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Talk abstract:
The aim of this talk is to give an insight in to the foraging behaviour of the king and macaroni penguin populations breeding on the sub-Antarctic islands of South Georgia, Crozet and Kerguelen. Conservation issues and the work being done on marine Important Bird Areas (mIBAs) in the Southern Ocean will be discussed as well as photographs taken from the work in the field.

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