Journal of Avian Biology

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Edited By: Chief Editors - Thomas Alerstam and Jan-Åke Nilsson; Managing Editor - Johan Nilsson

Impact Factor: 2.235

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 2/21 (Ornithology)

Online ISSN: 1600-048X

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SeabirdsWith this Virtual Issue of Journal of Avian Biology we wish to highlight some of the many papers focusing on Seabird biology published by the Journal. The issue is especially compiled for the International Seabird Group Conference in Oxford in March 2014 and represent the diverse and complex biology of this fascinating group of birds. Journal of Avian Biology has a strong tradition of publishing papers on all aspects of seabird biology and we hope that you will find this thematic virtual issue especially interesting. All the papers are freely available for everyone to enjoy.

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Data archiving
Journal of Avian Biology strongly encourage authors to deposit data supporting the results in the paper in a publically accessible archive, such as e.g. Dryad. You can read more about this in the Author Guidelines.

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In 2015, Journal of Avian Biology will move to online only publication , in trend with Wiley's path of digital transformation, as the company invests in the customizable, technology-enabled products and services needed by our customers in the future.

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