8th August 2016
The march of the triffids
Shifting agriculture supports more rainforest birds than oil palm or teak monocultures.
25th July 2016
Tidal marsh bird conservation in the northeast U.S.
Estimating population sizes and historical trends for birds in a vulnerable ecosystem
23rd May 2016
What do Galapagos Hawks eat after the goats are gone?
After the eradication of exotic goats on Santiago Island, Galapagos hawks prey deliveries consist mainly of introduced black rats
28th March 2016
Impacts of driven shooting of Red Grouse
Management of Red Grouse moors
14th March 2016
Mitigation or Compensation: Captive-breeding Houbara
Can captive-breeding support the hunted Asian Houbara?
22nd February 2016
Figurehead bird conservation – wider biodiversity benefits?
Will creating Stone-curlew habitat benefit rare plants and invertebrates?
15th February 2016
The hatching of a long-term nest study
Posted in: bird communities, breeding, Community, Conservation, crowd-sourcing, early-career researcher, ecology, ECR, fledgling survival, moorland birds, nest recording, nesting, Science, survival, tracking, volunteering
25th January 2016
The plight of the Egyptian Vulture . . .
. . . and hopes for the future
21st December 2015
Using seabird tracking data for marine conservation
An unprecedented initiative to tackle threats to seabirds
12th October 2015
Migratory connectivity in European Rollers
Bringing it all together
28th September 2015
Can Icelandic Whimbrels rise from the ashes?
When in Spring 2010 Eyjafjallajökull’s volcanic eruption grounded most of the western world, Icelandic Whimbrels kept pushing North through the dust cloud. José A. Alves Universities of Aveiro (CESAM) and Iceland LINKED PAPER The effects of habitat type and volcanic eruptions on the breeding demography of Icelandic Whimbrels Numenius phaeopus. Katrínardóttir, B., Alves, […]
14th September 2015
What the EU does for birds
The Birds Directive
8th June 2015
Range expansion of non-native Acacia species: Acacia cyclops and birds
Do birds disperse non-native plants?
3rd June 2015
The European Red List of Birds
A new basis for European bird conservation
25th May 2015
Of Ruminants and Redshanks
Does light grazing cause nest mortality?
27th April 2015
Dartford Warbler: unplanned fires and opportunities for conservation
How will global change affect the distribution of the Dartford Warbler?
13th April 2015
How birds defend their nests from parasitism
30th March 2015
The globally threatened Aquatic Warbler
Do we know enough to save it?