The Seabird Group

13th International Conference

The 13th International Seabird Group Conference organised by Francis Daunt and colleagues at the (Centre for Ecology & Hydrology) and Sue Lewis (University of Edinburgh) was held at the John McIntyre Conference Centre, Edinburgh University on 6th-9th September 2016. It commenced with an early careers session followed by 4 plenary lectures; 57 oral presentations; and 55 poster presentations covering a wide range of topics. There were 189 delegates and it was generally thought to be one of the best so far. During the conference Mike Harris and Sarah Wanless were presented with life time achievement awards for their contribution to seabird research and education.