Circumpolar Seabird Expert Group (CBird)

Since seabirds travel great distances over both marine and terrestrial environments, they are excellent indicators of overall ecosystem health.

Objective

This expert group coordinates the conservation of Arctic seabirds and enhances the exchange of information on factors affecting status and trends in Arctic seabirds.

Activities

  • implementation of seabird conservation strategies
  • several items on the AMBI Circumpolar flyway workplan and the Circumpolar Seabird Monitoring Plan
  • data compilation, analysis, and coordination
  • assessments, technical reports, strategies, data, and meetings
Lead Working Groups
CAFF
Lead Arctic States & Permanent Participants
Finland
Start
Pre2000
End
Ongoing
Status
On track

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