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Fig. 10.5. The effect of the Polar Front on the distribution of seabirds in the Antarctic Sector of the Pacific (Eltanin Cruises 20 and 21,1966, see text). Note the effect of a sharp-zoned Polar Front on the Thin-billed Prion (11) and how, despite its intensity, the Polar Front can effectively halt species such as the Wandering Albatross.

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