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
14th November 2016
Reversing population declines in migratory bird species
Could increasing productivity reverse declines in Willow Warbler populations?
12th September 2016
Resolving the puzzle of Short-toed Eagle migration
Do juvenile Short-toed Eagles learn the detoured route from adults?
20th June 2016
Anthropogenic light impacts nocturnal migration
Ground-level lights change the behaviour of nocturnally migrating passerines
6th June 2016
Tracking Black-headed Grosbeak through the annual cycle
GPS-tracking reveals non-breeding locations and apparent molt-migration
9th May 2016
Climate and the wanderings of a colourful marshbird
What drives vagrancy of Purple Gallinules?
12th October 2015
Migratory connectivity in European Rollers
Bringing it all together
3rd August 2015
Tracking Pied Flycatchers
When, how and where?
30th March 2015
The globally threatened Aquatic Warbler
Do we know enough to save it?
12th January 2015
Does the early bird catch the worm? How to measure bird phenology
Are first arrival dates a good measure of phenology?
5th January 2015
A home away from home: flickers use cavities all year
Technology reveals the extent of cavity use by Norther Flicker
15th December 2014
Wind support makes migrants restless
Wind conditions predict nocturnal restlessness in a migratory songbird
24th November 2014
Offshore wind: the importance of bird density and breeding season definitions
Offshore collision risk modelling can be insufficiently precautionary
13th October 2014
A tale of two kites
Web-based biodiversity data reveals a sedentary species is in fact a migrant
22nd September 2014
Shetland’s phalaropes go WHERE . . . ?!
A Scottish Red-necked Phalarope wintered somewhere totally unexpected . . .