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Register as a seabird researcher

Registering as a researcher in the PETREL database gives you access to Once you are registered you will be able to post discussion items, upload photographs, and receive news on seabirds and from the World Seabird Union. Registration is free. Please complete the information below (mandatory fields are indicated with a red asterisk). The registration information will be displayed on your profile page.

Once you have registered, you will be sent an activation email to confirm your email address. Clicking on the link in the email will confirm your registration.

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Your password must be six characters or longer, and should not be based on a dictionary word.

Terms and conditions

The adminstrators of reserve the right to decline your registration if the information provided is incorrect, or if you do not appear to have a genuine interest in seabird research. When posting content and discussion, you are expected to be courteous and respectful. People who are abusive or otherwise unpleasant may have their access revoked. You are also expected to ensure that you have the appropriate copyright for material (such as photographs and papers) uploaded to, and content may be removed if it is found to have been inappropriately copied. Text posted to the website will be made available under a creative commons attribution share-alike license.

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