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The Northern Gannet Trilogy. Part I – The Secrets of the Regal White Bird

One of the greatest attractions along the coast of Arctic Norway is the numerous breeding hotspots for seabirds. The Northern gannet is one of the species: A rather big, beautiful, and again, bountiful seabird. Close to North Cape, it has

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Gjesværstappan Nature Reserve in Nordkapp – An Egg Heaven before 1983

How do new environmental laws affect people’s daily life? In 1983 many of the seabird breeding spots along the coast of Finnmark in Northern Norway became nature reserves. Before 1983, people would pick seabird eggs as an important source of

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