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16th September 2019

The lie of the “black lightning”: signal reliability in a seabird

Posted in: colouration, Disturbance, plumage, Seabirds

Does Storm Petrels’ plumage coloration reliably signal body condition?

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12th September 2019

From EOU2019

Posted in: BOU-funded, Conferences, EOU2019, News, scicomm, Science

What BOU member Alex Nicol-Harper made of EOU2019

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9th September 2019

Droppings and DNA

Posted in: fecal DNA, monitoring, non-invasive sampling, upland birds

Can non-invasive genetic mark-recapture be used to estimate Sage Grouse abundance?

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5th September 2019

Booming Bitterns

Posted in: bioacoustics, camouflage, Conservation, cryptic, monitoring, News, nocturnal birds, sound

When is the best time to monitor bitterns?

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26th August 2019

Don’t move. Winter is coming.

Posted in: annual cycle, flight, gps tags, Migration, movements, short-distance migration, soaring birds

What do Dalmatian Pelicans do when it gets cold?

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22nd August 2019

The ‘Round Island’ petrel conundrum

Posted in: BOU Warham Student, ECR, Round Island petrel, Seabirds, tracking

The first BOU John & Pat Warham Studentship

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19th August 2019

Roller conservation: boxes or beetles?

Posted in: Conservation, foraging resource limitation, nest-site limitation

Do conservation priorities differ across the European Roller’s breeding range?

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15th August 2019

Dealing with cold in an arid-zone endemic passerine

Posted in: arid zone, endemic

How are arid-zone endemic birds solving the challenge of keeping warm in low energy ecosystems?

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12th August 2019

Spontaneous vocal activity of Tawny Owls

Posted in: nocturnal birds, survey, vocal activity

Tawny Owls are calling, but are we detecting all of them?

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8th August 2019

The mathematics of maculation

Posted in: eggs, image processing, News

How to quantify pigmentation patterns on eggs?

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5th August 2019

Climate change and shifting waterbird distributions

Posted in: climate change, distribution, monitoring, waterbirds

Climate-change driven waterbird distribution shifts challenges our monitoring mechanisms

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4th August 2019

#ORNITHOLODAY | 14 August 2019

Posted in: brood parasitism, growth, nestlings, ornitholoday

Understanding the relationship between development and variation in nestlings’ natal environments

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3rd August 2019

IBIS | Recently accepted articles

Posted in: IBIS, Journal, News

New papers published in IBIS

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1st August 2019

Just what is a species?

Posted in: cryptic species, DNA sequencing, Genetics, News, Seabirds, storm-petrels

Cryptic species of storm-petrels uncovered using DNA sequencing

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22nd July 2019

The secret life of urban gulls

Posted in: behaviour, habitat selection, nesting, Seabirds, urban birds

How do urban gulls utilize their environment?

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17th July 2019

New tiny fish-eating Pliocene albatross discovered

Posted in: News, Seabirds

The most complete fossil albatross skull has been discovered

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8th July 2019

Following the movements of a new population

Posted in: Migration, migratory connectivity, range expansion

Can breeding range expansions also result in non-breeding range expansions?

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4th July 2019

Equality, diversity and the BOU

Posted in: equality and diversity, News

How the BOU is putting E&D at the heart of all we do

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1st July 2019

Photographing gull eggs

Posted in: Conservation, diet, eggs, Seabirds, stable isotopes

How resource use can affect egg traits in Herring Gulls

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