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?
19th January 2015
Bycatch in gillnet fisheries: a bird’s eye view
Can we reduce the 400,000 bird deaths caused by gillnets each year?
22nd December 2014
Do birds of a feather flock together?
How habitat preferences vary
24th November 2014
Offshore wind: the importance of bird density and breeding season definitions
Offshore collision risk modelling can be insufficiently precautionary
10th November 2014
Saving long-term studies
29th September 2014
Devon Cuckoos and citizen science
How citizen science is helping with Cuckoo research
22nd September 2014
Shetland’s phalaropes go WHERE . . . ?!
A Scottish Red-necked Phalarope wintered somewhere totally unexpected . . .
25th August 2014
Adult survival declines as African Penguin population plummets
Urgent action is needed to save the African Penguin
28th July 2014
Engaging local communities in conserving habitats of Himalayan birds
Conservation initiatives, particular in remoter areas, rely heavily on local community engagement if they are to be successful
23rd May 2014
Woodland birds response to climatic change: part 2
Measuring insect poo to help investigate the impacts of climate change on woodland birds
28th April 2014
Ash Dieback – how much should we worry?
What happened to ash dieback?