Seabird Conservation Status
The review paper [Croxall, J. P., Butchart S. H. M., Lascelles, B., Stattersfield A. J., Sullivan B., Symes, A. and Taylor, P. (2012) Seabird conservation status, threats and priority actions: a global assessment. Bird Conserv. Int. 22: 1–34.] is the lead article in a special seabird edition of Bird Conservation International.
This paper discusses the threat to 346 species of seabirds and their status is deteriorating. Pollution and overfishing are just a couple of contributing factors examined in this article. To access the article: