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Competing Interests

Nikolay Liebsch is an employee of Customized Animal Tracking Solutions and Agustina Gomez-Laich is an employee of Centro Nacional Patagonico-CONICET.

Author Contributions

Rory P Wilson conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Nikolai Liebsch conceived and designed the experiments, analyzed the data, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Agustina Gomez-Laich analyzed the data, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

William P. Kay analyzed the data, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Andrew Bone analyzed the data, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Victoria J Hobson analyzed the data, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Ursula Siebert performed the experiments, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Ethics

The following information was supplied relating to ethical approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

Permit no. for animal experiments V312-72241.121-19 (70-6/07) from Ministry of Energy, Agriculture, the Environment and Rural Areas Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

Funding

This study was supported by the German Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety as part of the research projects MINOS and MINOSplus. The seal captures were supported by the National Park Service and the Schleswig-Holstein Ministry of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Areas. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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