Yelkouan Shearwater Project Goes Beyond the Borders

Yelkouan Shearwater Project Goes Beyond the Borders

This February, NatureGuides team visited us with the aim of filming Yelkouan activity in the Bosphorus and they produced a short film for the project…






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2nd Coastal Count Marathon

2nd Coastal Count Marathon

One of the most important results that we obtained during the systematic coastal counts between 2010-2014 in the Bosphorus was that Yelkouan shearwater passage is reaching…






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New Record!

New Record!

Yelkouan Shearwater Project – Turkey proudly presents its new record! In the course of Bosphorus Coastal Count Marathon the team counted 90 thousands* of Yelkouan…






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Bosphorus Coastal Count Marathon

Bosphorus Coastal Count Marathon

Yelkouan Shearwater Project is continuing in full flow at both Straits. This year, during the first week of February we will be performing coastal counts…






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5 January 2013 - LAND-BASED COUNTS

5 January 2013 – LAND-BASED COUNTS

(Photograph: Arslan Kezer) While the Yelkouans are preparing for their breeding activities, last weekend and for the first time, the team performed a simultaneous whole…






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22th December 2012 - Bosphorus Count

22th December 2012 – Bosphorus Count

We conducted a coastal count today under cloudy and cold weather and there were moderate North winds throughout the fieldwork. As soon as we arrived to…






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8th December 2012 - Land-based Counts

8th December 2012 – Land-based Counts

After a rainy week the project started on a sunny Saturday with a simultaneous coastal count at Dardanelles and Bosphorus. At both straits, the narrowest…






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