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Majjistral Park Online Talks: “The Yelkouan Shearwater”

April 7, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Did you know that the Yelkouan Shearwater is endemic to the Mediterranean region and that it nests at Majjistral Park?
Join us for our next Majjistral Park Online Talk – “The Yelkouan Shearwater” with our guest speaker Mr Martin Austad, Seabird Research Coordinator for Birdlife Malta.



Date: Wednesday, 7th April 2021
Time: 19:00 – 20:00
Duration: Approximately 1 hour


✅ Introduction to seabirds in the Maltese Islands
✅ The breeding biology and behaviour of Yelkouan Shearwater
✅ The threats to the bird
✅ Past and current LIFE projects (successes and further work required)
✅ How the general public can contribute to help this threatened bird species
We will end the session with questions from participants.

Register in advance for this meeting by clicking on button below:

✔ Zoom version – Please make sure you have the latest version of Zoom before the Online Talk starts to avoid technical issues.
✔ Questions/ Comments – we will have a Q & A session at the end of the presentation. Please remain muted until then.
✔ Chat – if you would like to post your question before the presentation has ended you can post it using the Chat function.
✔ Recording – The presentation will be recorded. You will only appear in the recording if you ask a question with your video switched on.
✔ Duration – The talk should last for about an hour but may go over depending on questions.
If you have any questions please email walks@majjistral.org.
*Photo provided courtesy of Ben Metzger and Birdlife Malta.


April 7, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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