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16th May 2019

Big Brother is watching who?

Posted in: awards, BOU, breeding, cameras, ECR, fieldwork, IBIS, nesting success, News

Use of cameras provides insights into nest survival of Snowy Plovers

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2nd May 2019

Mixed Broods

Posted in: breeding, brood parasitism, cuckoos, fledgling survival, nest monitoring, News, species interactions

How do Common Cuckoos and Common Redstarts perform after sharing a nest?

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18th April 2019

Are Burrowing Owls stuck in an ecological trap?

Posted in: agriculture, breeding, Disturbance, fledglings, habitat selection, News

Exploring the influence of agriculture on nesting success.

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4th April 2019

A South American symphony

Posted in: bioacoustics, bird song, forest birds, News

How natural selection shapes the sounds diversity in a Brazilian bird assemblage.

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2nd April 2019

Reflections from our new President

Posted in: BOU, Community, Conferences, early career, early-career researcher, ECR, News

Juliet Vickery shares her thoughts on the BOU as she takes up the Presidency

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28th March 2019

Prioritising the world’s islands to save threatened biodiversity

Posted in: Conservation, island birds, islands, News, RSPB science, Seabirds

But how?

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21st March 2019

Where did the trogons come from?

Posted in: biodiversity, demography, diversification, DNA sequencing, evolution, News, palaeontology, phylogeny

Genetic study traces the origins of this tropical bird family

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15th March 2019

Desert Island Books

Posted in: desert island books, News

BOU member Peter Wilkinson shares his favourite books

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14th March 2019

The dung detectives

Posted in: chough, dung, foraging, News

Dung, medicines, insects and birds

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7th March 2019

Short-distance Migration in the Dark

Posted in: grassland birds, habitat selection, Little Bustard, migration stopover, News, temperature

Male Little Bustards migrate during the night and use multiple stopover sites

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4th March 2019

Harris’s Hawk flying for science (and treats)

Posted in: acceleration, birds of prey, flight, News

Using accelerometry to calculate energetic costs of flying Harris’s Hawks

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15th February 2019

Desert Island Books

Posted in: desert island books, News

BOU member Keith Betton shares his favourite books

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13th February 2019

Who delivers nature conservation research with the greatest impact: universities or NGOs?

Posted in: Conservation, impact, Journal, journal metrics, News, NGOs, publication, publications, publishing

Where is the highest impact research on biodiversity conservation undertaken?

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11th February 2019

Taking to the sky, together

Posted in: News

Flocking behaviour during the twilight ascents of Common Swifts

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30th January 2019

The 5th World Seabird Twitter Conference

Posted in: Community, Conferences, News, scicomm, Science, science communication, Seabirds

A look back at previous World Seabird Twitter Conferences and information on the forthcoming #WSCT5

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9th January 2019

Desert Island Books

Posted in: desert island books, News

  Tim Birkhead University of Sheffield, UK   My book choices are a mixture of science, biography and history which span different aspects of the humanities. They are books that have inspired me, informed me and those I see as landmarks in ornithology. In no particular order:   Swifts in a Tower David Lack (Metheun, […]

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7th December 2018

Desert Island Books

Posted in: desert island books, News

Debra Williams shares her favourite books

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19th November 2018

Houbara need more than captive breeding

Posted in: captive-breeding, hunting pressure, News, population reinforcement, sustainable hunting

If Asian Houbara are to survive, hunting must be controlled

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16th November 2018

Desert island books

Posted in: desert island books, News

Rob Robinson discusses his favourite books

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