13th June 2018
Understanding the decline of the Common Cuckoo
England’s loss is Scotland’s gain
14th May 2018
Understanding the role of large raptors in modified ecosystems
Influence of large raptors on other predator species
8th March 2018
Comparing shorebird survival across the globe
High adult annual survival rate is critical to population stability, but how do shorebird survival rates vary around the world?
6th December 2017
The heat is on for British birds
Posted in: biodiversity, bird communities, bird movements, Bird Protection, breeding, Breeding Bird Survey, climate change, distribution, ecology, habitat, Migration, monitoring, Nest Record Scheme, News, phenology, population dynamics, survey, Wetland Bird Survey
What is the evidence for climate change? How will UK bird communities adapt?
18th July 2016
The eagle has landed – vultures use raptors to find food
Carrion isn’t the only thing vultures scavenge; they exploit the superior foraging abilities of eagles to find their food.
4th July 2016
Garden bird feeding
Quantifying a popular but understudied human–wildlife interaction
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
9th May 2016
Climate and the wanderings of a colourful marshbird
What drives vagrancy of Purple Gallinules?
2nd May 2016
Seed dispersal by scatter-hoarding corvids
Mutualism with food-storing birds helps tree populations on the move
11th April 2016
Diet of a threatened island pigeon
Foraging strategy of the Red-headed Wood Pigeon in disturbed islands
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
7th December 2015
New insights into the effects of climate change on Europe’s breeding birds
Effects of changing seasonal weather conditions