An unprecedented initiative to tackle threats to seabirds
About the author
Maria Dias currently works as a marine analyst for BirdLife International, based in Cambridge, UK. After a PhD on conservation of estuarine areas for wintering and migrating shorebirds (in Tagus Estuary, Portugal), she did a post-doc research on individual flexibility of migratory behaviour of seabirds.
In BirdLife International she’s responsible for managing and analysing the data held in the Seabird Tracking Database, and she’s still collaborating with scientific projects involving seabird tracking carried out in Selvagens and Desertas, Portugal (Project Calonectris and Project Bulweria).