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Table 3 Comparison of frequencies of foraging flight ranges of GPS logger equipped great skuas breeding on Bjørnøya (this study) and on the Foula, Shetland, UK [55]

From: Flexibility of foraging strategies of the great skua Stercorarius skua breeding in the largest colony in the Barents Sea region

Breeding site Distance from colony
< 20 km 20–40 km 60–80 km 100–120 km max
Bjørnøya 2% 13% 15% 9% 1003 km
Shetland ~ 16%a 24% 17% 11% 219 km
  1. aas determined from Fig. 6 in [55]