16th February 2019
Fast autumns and slower springs
Icelandic Whimbrel bend the rule of faster spring migration
16th February 2019
Males have preferences too
Males exhibit courtship preferences based on migratory strategy of a potential mate
16th April 2018
O’ partner, where were thou?
Auklet mates synchronize their activity after independent migration
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?
5th March 2018
Landfill sites and avian conservation
Importance of artificial stopover sites through avian migration flyways
20th December 2017
New radar resource for migration research
Bird contamination or data source? A matter of perspective
6th December 2017
The heat is on for British birds
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What is the evidence for climate change? How will UK bird communities adapt?
30th October 2017
The elusive migration of rails
How does the migratory connectivity of secretive species differ?
31st July 2017
Linnets on the move
Migratory behaviour of a diurnally migrating songbird, as revealed by geolocation and captive studies
19th June 2017
Tracking is 90% catching
To track small birds you need to catch them; twice…
29th May 2017
The winter ecology of House Martins
Winter areas, spatial segregation and carry-over effects
10th May 2017
Nightjars on migration
Where do European Nightjars go?
8th May 2017
Burning fat during migration
Differential mobilization of fat-stores in migrating birds: showcasing Eared Grebes
3rd April 2017
Lazy bustards: captive-bred Houbara migrate late
Do captive-bred Asian Houbara replicate wild migration strategies?
6th February 2017
Risking it all in a direct flight
The non-stop migrations of Whimbrels between Iceland and West Africa
9th January 2017
A look at the special issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, examining how flying animals respond to the challenges – and opportunities – that come with moving in a medium that is, itself, on the move.
27th December 2016
Keeping up with climate change
Does the timing of migration reflect population trends of soaring birds?
19th December 2016
Infrared uncovers secrets of migration
A bird’s eye view of the Bay of Biscay