SPECIES

Bermuda Petrel Pterodroma cahow

Edward S. Brinkley and Kate Sutherland
Version: 2.0 — Published November 16, 2020

Demography and Populations

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Population Status

Numbers

In total, the population of Bermuda Petrels is now estimated in the range of 400-500 individuals.

Trends

The population has generally trended upward since re-discovery, with setbacks during the DDT era and after Hurricane Hugo.

Recommended Citation

Brinkley, E. S. and K. Sutherland (2020). Bermuda Petrel (Pterodroma cahow), version 2.0. In Birds of the World (T. S. Schulenberg, B. K. Keeney, and S. M. Billerman, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.berpet.02