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Foraging, reproduction and survival of the zooplanktivorous seabird Little Auk (Alle alle) in the Arctic in relation to climatic and environmental variability
(Doctoral thesis; Doktorgradsavhandling, 2014-06-23)
The ability of individuals to acquire and store energy for life-history traits such as reproduction and survival, is finite. This demands prioritizing some traits at the expense of other traits. Which traits to prioritize, depends on the life-history strategy of a species. ‘Slow’-living species, in contrast to ‘fast’-living species, mature late, produce small broods, have low extrinsic mortality and ...