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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 their work and the broader topics of their expertise. 

To set up interviews, contact: 

Deborah McKewCommunications Director 

News Archive

May 15, 2020

BRI Publishes New Research on Seabirds and Wind Farms

BRI research on Northern Gannets (Morus bassanus) and offshore wind farms was recently published in the journal, Wildlife Society Bulletin. The article, Assessing Cumulative Exposure of Northern Gannets to Offshore Wind Farms, examines whether wind‐farm siting decisions can reduce cumulative exposure of gannets. The study quantified exposure using three different wind-farm siting scenarios.

Read the full article here.

Photo Credits: Yellow Warbler © Ken Archer.
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