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BRI's work on mercury in songbirds has been in the news recently including an article in National Geographic Online. Pictured here is a Yellow Warbler.

BRI in the News

BRI news stories have appeared in many regional, national, and international news outlets. These stories help promote awareness of our work but also promote the general issues of conservation biology and the need to continue research in wildlife health and its implications to human health.

BRI's researchers are available to talk to journalists and provide expert information on both the work we do and the broader topics of their expertise. 

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News Archive

 
Feb 27, 2017

BRI's SeaScribe App featured in BOEM Ocean Science journal

Avian Studies in the 21st Century
by Janet Purdy

Development of the SeaScribe Mobile App

Offshore seabird, marine mammal, and sea turtle surveys are necessary to collect baseline and project-specific data for OCS development. BOEM has funded the development of the SeaScribe mobile app to standardize data collection. The app runs on common operating systems (e.g., iOS, Android) and most mobile devices. This app will benefit researchers, developers, and BOEM as it will allow for easier sharing and usability of the data.

Click here to read the full article.

 
Photo Credits: Yellow Warbler © Ken Archer.
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