Table 1. Reports of razorbills shot accidentally in the Newfoundland and Labrador murre hunt, 1981–2008.

Date Location Razorbills shot banded Razorbills shot unbanded Murres shot Razorbill bycatch (%) Source
November 1981 Newfoundland 4 277 1.4 Gaston et al. 1983
October 2004 Labrador 2 18 10 anonymous hunter
October 2005 Labrador 2 35 anonymous hunter
November 2006 Newfoundland 2 70 2.7 S. Gilliland, pers. comm.
October 2008 Newfoundland 1 19 5 anonymous hunter
Mean 4.5

Razorbill bycatch during 2004–2008 (weighted average).