Migrant Landbird Study Group

Promoting collaborative research for migratory landbirds across flyways

Jasper Wehrmann, Folkert de Boer, Rafa Benjumea, Simon Cavaillès, Dries Engelen, Johannes Jansen, Brecht Verhelst and Wouter M.G. Vansteelant 2019. Batumi Raptor Count: autumn raptor migration count data from the Batumi bottleneck, Republic of Georgia ZooKeys View online

Adam E Duerr, Tricia A Miller, Leah Dunn, Douglas A Bell, Peter H Bloom, Robert N Fisher, Jeffrey A Tracey & Todd E Katzner 2019. Topographic drivers of flight altitude over large spatial and temporal scales The Auk View online

Carolyn M.Bauer, Jessica L.Graham and Timothy J.Greives 2019. Corticosterone negative feedback is weaker during spring vs. autumn migration in a songbird (Junco hyemalis) General and Comparative Endocrinology View online

Matthew G. DeSaix, Lesley P. Bulluck, Andrew J. Eckert, Catherine B. Viverette, Than J. Boves, Jessica A. Reese, Christopher M. Tonra and Rodney J. Dyer 2019. Population assignment reveals low migratory connectivity in a weakly structured songbird Molecular Ecology View online

Simon O. Valdez-Juarez, Elizabeth A. Krebs, Anna E. Drake and David J. Green 2019. Assessing the effect of seasonal agriculture on the condition and winter survival of a migratory songbird in Mexico Conservation Science and Practice View online

Guillermo Fandos and José Luis Tellería 2019. Seasonal niche‐tracking behaviour of two partially migratory passerines Ibis View online

C. A. Dale , J. J. Nocera, S. E. Franks, T. K. Kyser and L. M. Ratcliffe 2019. Correlates of alternative migratory strategies in western bluebirds Journal of Avian Biology View online

Giuseppe Bianco, Mihaela Ilieva and Susanne Åkesson 2019. Magnetic storms disrupt nocturnal migratory activity in songbirds Biology Letters View online

Juan Ramírez and Michele Panuccio 2019. Flight feather moult in Western Marsh Harriers during autumn migration Avian Research View online

Claire S. Teitelbaum and Thomas Mueller 2019. Beyond Migration: Causes and Consequences of Nomadic Animal Movements Trends in Ecology & Evolution View online

Joseph M. Eisaguirre, Marie Auger-Méthé, Christopher P. Barger, Stephen B. Lewis, Travis L. Booms & Greg A. Breed 2019. Environmentally-driven dynamic parameters in mechanistic movement models reveal complex migratory pacing in a soaring bird bioRxiv View online

Rob van Bemmelen, Yann Kolbeinsson, Raül Ramos, Olivier Gilg, José Alves, Malcolm Smith, Hans Schekkerman, Aleksi Lehikoinen, Ib Krag Petersen, Böðvar Þórisson, Aleksandr Sokolov, Kaisa Välimäki, Tim van der Meer, J. David Okill, Mark Bolton, Børge Moe, ..., Raymond H. G. Klaassen and Ingrid Tulp 2019. A Migratory Divide Among Red-Necked Phalaropes in the Western Palearctic Reveals Contrasting Migration and Wintering Movement Strategies Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution View online

Cas Eikenaar, Arne Hegemann, Florian Packmor, Iris Kleudgen & Caroline Isaksson 2019. Not just fuel: energy stores are correlated with immune function and oxidative damage in a long-distance migrant Current Zoology View online

Chad L. Seewagen, Yanju Ma, Yolanda E. Morbey & Christopher G. Guglielmo 2019. Stopover departure behavior and flight orientation of spring-migrant Yellow-rumped Warblers (Setophaga coronata) experimentally exposed to methylmercury Journal of Ornithology View online

Martins Briedis, Silke Bauer, Peter Adamík, José A. Alves, Joana S. Costa, Tamara Emmenegger, Lars Gustafsson, Jaroslav Koleček, Felix Liechti, Christoph M. Meier, Petr Procházka and Steffen Hahn 2019. A full annual perspective on sex-biased migration timing in long-distance migratory birds Proceedings of the Royal Society B View online

Miroslav Babushkin, Andreiy Kuznetsov, María del Mar Delgado 2019. Autumn Migratory Patterns of North-West Russian Ospreys Pandion Haliaetus Ardeola View online

Marta Lomas Vega, Mikkel Willemoes, Juan Arizaga, Alejandro Onrubia, David Cuenca, Daniel Alonso, Carlos Torralvo, Anders P. Tøttrup, Kasper Thorup 2019. Migration Strategies of Iberian Breeding White-Rumped Swifts Apus caffer, Rufous-Tailed Scrub-Robins Cercotrichas galactotes and Bluethroats Cyanecula svecica Ardeola View online

Francisco Ma Zufiaur González De Langarica, Juan Ramírez, Marina Guerrero Molina 2019. Spring Migration of Eurasian Griffon Vultures Across the Strait of Gibraltar: Number, Timing and Age Composition Ardeola View online

Vojtěch Brlík, Jaroslav Koleček, Malcolm Burgess, Steffen Hahn, Diana Humple, Miloš Krist, Janne Ouwehand, Emily L. Weiser, Peter Adamík, José A. Alves, Debora Arlt, Sanja Barišić, Detlef Becker, Eduardo J. Belda, Václav Beran, Christiaan Both, Susana P. Bravo, Martins Briedis, ... & Petr Procházka 2019. Weak effects of geolocators on small birds: a meta‐analysis controlled for phylogeny and publication bias Journal of Animal Ecology View online

Nathan W. Cooper, David N. Ewert, Joseph M. Wunderle Jr., Eileen H. Helmer & Peter P. Marra 2019. Revising the wintering distribution and habitat use of the Kirtland’s warbler using playback surveys, citizen scientists, and geolocators Endangered Species Research View online

Cas Eikenaar, Sven Hessler, Sandra Fischer & Franz Bairlein 2019. An exception to the rule: Captivity does not stress wild migrating northern wheatears General and Comparative Endocrinology View online

Vasiliy Sokolov, Aleksandr Sokolov & Andrew Dixon 2019. Migratory movements of Peregrine Falcons Falco peregrinus, breeding on the Yamal Peninsula, Russia Ornis Hungarica

Aleksi Lehikoinen, Andreas Lindén, Måns Karlsson, Arne Andersson, Tara Crewe, Erica Dunn, George Gregory, Lennart Karlsson, Vidar Kristiansen, Stuart Mackenzie, Steve Newman, Jan Erik Røer, Chris Sharpe, Leonid V. Sokolov, Åsa Steinholtz, Martin Stervander, Ina-Sabrina Tirri, Rune Skjold Tjørnløv 2019. Phenology of the avian spring migratory passage in Europe and North America: Asymmetric advancement in time and increase in duration Ecological Indicators View online

Jenő Nagy, Zsolt Végvári, Zoltán Varga 2019. Phylogeny, migration and life history: filling the gaps in the origin and biogeography of the Turdus thrushes Journal of Ornithology View online

Juan Diego Ibáñez-Álamo, Josse Rühmann, Tomás Pérez-Contreras & Manuel Soler 2019. Migration behavior and performance of the great spotted cuckoo (Clamator glandarius) Plos ONE View online

Tibor Szép, János Dobránszky, Anders Pape Møller, Gareth Dyke & Ádám Z. Lendvai 2019. Older birds have better feathers: A longitudinal study on the long-distance migratory Sand Martin, Riparia riparia Plos ONE View online

Kyle G. Horton, Benjamin M. Van Doren, Frank A. La Sorte, Emily B. Cohen, Hannah L. Clipp, Jeffrey J. Buler, Daniel Fink, Jeffrey F. Kelly & Andrew Farnsworth 2019. Holding steady: Little change in intensity or timing of bird migration over the Gulf of Mexico Global Change Biology View online

Elizabeth A. Gow, Lauren Burke, David W. Winkler, Samantha M. Knight, David W. Bradley, Robert G. Clark, Marc Bélisle, Lisha L. Berzins, Tricia Blake, Eli S. Bridge, Russell D. Dawson, Peter O. Dunn, Dany Garant, Geoff Holroyd, Andrew G. Horn, ... and D. Ryan Norris 2019. A range-wide domino effect and resetting of the annual cycle in a migratory songbird Proceedings of the Royal Society B View online

Anders Hedenström, Gabriel Norevik, Giovanni Boano, Arne Andersson, Johan Bäckman & Susanne Åkesson 2019. Non‐breeding flight activity in pallid swifts Apus pallidus Journal of Avian Biology View online

Graham R. Geen, Robert A. Robinson & Stephen R. Baillie 2019. Effects of tracking devices on individual birds – a review of the evidence Journal of Avian Biology View online

Nóra Ágh, Imre Sándor Piross, Gábor Majoros, Tibor Csörgő and Eszter Szöllősi 2019. Malaria infection status of European Robins seems to associate with timing of autumn migration but not with actual condition Parasitology View online

Marie-Sophie Garcia-Heras, Beatriz Arroyo, François Mougeot, Keith Bildstein, Jean-François Therrien & Robert E. Simmons 2019. Migratory patterns and settlement areas revealed by remote sensing in an endangered intra-African migrant, the Black Harrier (Circus maurus) Plos ONE View online

Gabriel J. Bowen, Alexandre Courtiol, Keith A. Hobson, Kevin J. Kardynal, Stephanie Kramer-Schadt, Linn S. Lehnert, Kelton W. McMahon, ..., Leonard I. Wassenaar & Elizabeth Yohannes 2019. Tracking Animal Migration with Stable Isotopes - Second Edition View online

Nicholas J. Bayly, Kenneth V. Rosenberg, Camila Gómez & Keith A. Hobson 2019. Habitat choice shapes the spring stopover behaviour of a Nearctic-Neotropical migratory songbird Journal of Ornithology View online

Kiran L. Dhanjal‐Adams, Richard A. Fuller, Nicholas J. Murray, Colin E. Studds, Howard B. Wilson, David A. Milton & Bruce E. Kendall 2019. Distinguishing local and global correlates of population change in migratory species Diversity and Distributions View online

M. Panuccio, G. Dell’Omo, G. Bogliani, C. Catoni & N. Sapir 2019. Migrating birds avoid flying through fog and low clouds International Journal of Biometeorology View online

Michele Panuccio, Marco Gustin, Giuseppe Lucia, Giuseppe Bogliani, Nicolantonio Agostini 2019. Flight altitude of migrating European Honey Buzzards facing the open sea Ornithological Science View online

Paolo Becciu, Myles Menz, Annika Aurbach, Sergio A. Cabrera-Cruz, Charlotte Wainwright, Martina Scacco, Michał Ciach, Lars B. Pettersson, Ivan Maggini, Gonzalo M. Arroyo, Jeffrey J. Buler, Don Reynolds & Nir Sapir 2019. Environmental effects on flying migrants revealed by radar Ecography View online

Ruth E. Bennett, Wendy Leuenberger, Bianca B. Bosarreyes Leja, Alejandro Sagone Cáceres, Kirsten Johnson, Jeffery Larkin 2019. Conservation of Neotropical migratory birds in tropical hardwood and oil palm plantations Plos ONE View online

Conor C. Taff , Corey R. Freeman-Gallant, Henry M. Streby & Gunnar R. Kramer 2018. Geolocator deployment reduces return rate, alters selection, and impacts demography in a small songbird Plos ONE View online

Martins Briedis & Silke Bauer 2018. Migratory connectivity in the context of differential migration Biology Letters View online

David B. Lindenmayer, Peter Lane, Claire N. Foster, Martin J. Westgate, Chloe Sato, Karen Ikin, Mason Crane, Damian Michael, Daniel Florance & Ben C. Scheele 2018. Do migratory and resident birds differ in their responses to interacting effects of climate, weather and vegetation? Biodiversity Research View online

Hans van Gasteren, Karen L. Krijgsveld, Nadine Klauke, Yossi Leshem, Isabel C. Metz, Michal Skakuj, Serge Sorbi, Inbal Schekler & Judy Shamoun‐Baranes 2018. Aeroecology meets aviation safety: Early warning systems in Europe and the Middle East prevent collisions between birds and aircraft Ecography View online

Mamohale E. Chaisi, Samuel T.Osinubi, Desire L. Dalton & Essa Suleman 2018. Occurrence and diversity of avian haemosporidia in Afrotropical landbirds International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife View online

Kevin Winker & Daniel D. Gibson 2018. Some broad-scale effects of recent and future climate change among migratory birds in Beringia Western Field Ornithologists View online

VOLKER SALEWSKI, MARTIN FLADE, SIMEON LISOVSKI, ANATOLII POLUDA, OLEKSANDER ILIUKHA, GRZEGORZ KILJAN, ULADZIMIR MALASHEVICH and STEFFEN HAHN 2018. Identifying migration routes and non-breeding staging sites of adult males of the globally threatened Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola Bird Conservation International View online

Antonella Giorgio, Salvatore De Bonis, Rosario Balestrieri, Giovanni Rossi and Marco Guida 2018. The Isolation and Identification of Bacteria on Feathers of Migratory Bird Species Microorganisms View online

Federica Musitelli, Fernando Spina, Anders Pape Møller, Diego Rubolini, Franz Bairlein, Stephen R. Baillie, Jacquie A. Clark, Boris P. Nikolov, Chris du Feu, Robert A. Robinson, Nicola Saino & Roberto Ambrosini 2018. Representing migration routes from re-encounter data: a new method applied to ring recoveries of Barn Swallows (Hirundo rustica) in Europe Journal of Ornithology View online

S.A. Abdulle & K.C. Fraser 2018. Does wind speed and direction influence timing and route of a trans-hemispheric migratory songbird (purple martin) at a migration barrier? Animal Migration View online

Joshua T. Ackerman, Alex Hartman & Mark P.Herzog 2018. Mercury contamination in resident and migrant songbirds and potential effects on body condition Environmental Pollution View online