Senckenbergiana maritima

, Volume 38, Issue 2, pp 143–146 | Cite as

Grey seals — a homecoming species in the Wadden Sea

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Abstract

A new breeding colony of grey seals has established itself in the Wadden Sea on the Kachelotplate west of the island of Juist. A first summary of survey results is given and the situation is assessed with focus on the present state of grey seals in the Wadden Sea region.

Keywords

Halichoerus grypus grey seal Wadden Sea Lower Saxony Kachelotplate 

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© E. Schweizerbart’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.National Park Administration Wadden Sea of Lower SaxonyWilhelmshavenGermany
  2. 2.National Oceanography Centre Southampton, European WaySouthamptonUK

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