Migrant Landbird Study Group

Promoting collaborative research for migratory landbirds across flyways

Engler, J. O., Stiels, D., Schidelko, K., Strubbe, D., Quillfeldt, P., & Brambilla, M. 2017. Avian SDMs: current state, challenges, and opportunities Journal of Avian Biology View online

Koleček, J., Procházka, P., Ieronymidou, C., Burfield, I. J., & Reif, J. 2017. Non-breeding range size predicts the magnitude of population trends in trans-Saharan migratory passerine birds Oikos View online

Bayly, N. J., Rosenberg, K. V., Easton, W. E., Gómez, C., Carlisle, J., Ewert, D. N., … Goodrich, L. J. 2017. Major stopover regions and migratory bottlenecks for Nearctic-Neotropical landbirds within the Neotropics: a review Bird Conservation International View online

Bolus, R. T., Diehl, R. H., Moore, F. R., Deppe, J. L., Ward, M. P., Smolinsky, J., & Zenzal, T. J. 2017. Swainson’s Thrushes do not show strong wind selectivity prior to crossing the Gulf of Mexico Scientific Reports View online

Caron, A., Chiweshe, N., Mundava, J., Abolnik, C., Capobianco Dondona, A., Scacchia, M., & Gaidet, N. 2017. Avian Viral Pathogens in Swallows, Zimbabwe: Infectious Diseases in Hirundinidae: A Risk to Swallow? EcoHealth View online

Eng, M. L., Stutchbury, B. J. M., & Morrissey, C. A. 2017. Imidacloprid and chlorpyrifos insecticides impair migratory ability in a seed-eating songbird Scientific Reports View online

Franks, S. E., Pearce-Higgins, J. W., Atkinson, S., Bell, J. R., Botham, M. S., Brereton, T. M., Harrington, R. & Leech, D. I. 2017. The sensitivity of breeding songbirds to changes in seasonal timing is linked to population change but cannot be directly attributed to the effects of trophic asynchrony on productivity Global Change Biology View online

Jenkins, H. M., Mammides, C., & Keane, A. 2017. Exploring differences in stakeholders’ perceptions of illegal bird trapping in Cyprus Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine View online

Bulyuk, V. N., Bolshakov, C. V, & Evstigneeva, M. 2017. Do flight-calls of Redwings differ during nocturnal and diurnal migration and daytime stopovers? Ornis Fennica

Gyurácz, J., Bánhidi, P., Góczán, J., Illés, P., Kalmár, S., Lukács, Z., Németh, C., Molnár, P. & Varga, L. 2017. Stopover strategies of Eurasian Blackcaps (Sylvia atricapilla) during the post-fledging period in western Hungary Ornis Fennica

Barbe, L., Morel, R., Rantier, Y., Lebas, J.-F., & Butet, A. 2017. Bird communities of a temperate forest: spatio-temporal partitioning between resident and migratory species Journal of Ornithology View online

Archer, C. R. 2017. Magnetic declination stops migratory birds getting lost at sea Journal of Experimental Biology View online

Cabrera-Cruz, S. A., Mabee, T. J., & Villegas-Patraca, R. 2017. Patterns of nocturnal bird migration in southern Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad View online

Bloom, P. H., McCrary, M. D., Papp, J. M., & Thomas, S. E. 2017. Banding Reveals Potential Northward Migration of Cooper’s Hawks from Southern California Journal of Raptor Research View online

Heiss, M. 2017. Nocturnal bird migration at Besh Barmag bottleneck in Azerbaijan as revealed by means of acoustic monitoring Bird Conservation International View online

Zaifman, J., Shan, D., Ay, A., & Jimenez, A. G. 2017. Shifts in Bird Migration Timing in North American Long-Distance and Short-Distance Migrants Are Associated with Climate Change International Journal of Zoology View online

Goodenough, A. E., Coker, D. G., Wood, M. J., & Rogers, S. L. 2017. Overwintering habitat links to summer reproductive success: intercontinental carry-over effects in a declining migratory bird revealed using stable isotope analysis Bird Study View online

López-Calderón, C., Hobson, K. A., Marzal, A., Balbontín, J., Reviriego, M., Magallanes, S., García-Longoria, L., de Lope, F., Møller, A. P. 2017. Environmental conditions during winter predict age- and sex-specific differences in reproductive success of a trans-Saharan migratory bird Scientific Reports View online

Wunderle, J. M., & Arendt, W. J. 2017. The plight of migrant birds wintering in the caribbean: Rainfall effects in the annual cycle Forests View online

Winkler, D. W., Gandoy, F. A., Areta, J. I., Iliff, M. J., Rakhimberdiev, E., Kardynal, K. J., & Hobson, K. A. 2017. Long-Distance Range Expansion and Rapid Adjustment of Migration in a Newly Established Population of Barn Swallows Breeding in Argentina Current Biology View online

Wilson, S., McKellar, A. E., Reudink, M. W., Marra, P. P., & Ratcliffe, L. M. 2017. Density-dependent immigration promotes population stability in a long-distance migratory bird Population Ecology View online

Williams, H. M., Willemoes, M., & Thorup, K. 2017. A temporally explicit species distribution model for a long distance avian migrant, the common cuckoo Journal of Avian Biology View online

Willemoes, M., Tøttrup, A. P., Lerche-Jørgensen, M., Jacobsen, E. M., Reeve, A. H., & Thorup, K. 2017. Spatial behaviour and density of three species of long-distance migrants wintering in a disturbed and non-disturbed woodland in northern Ghana Bird Conservation International View online

Wiederholt, R., Mattsson, B. J., Thogmartin, W. E., Runge, M. C., Diffendorfer, J. E., Erickson, R. A., Federico, P., López-Hoffman, L., Fryxell, J. M., Norris, D. R., Sample, C. 2017. Estimating the per-capita contribution of habitats and pathways in a migratory network: A modelling approach Ecography View online

Weegman, M. D., Arnold, T. W., Dawson, R. D., Winkler, D. W., & Clark, R. G. 2017. Integrated population models reveal local weather conditions are the key drivers of population dynamics in an aerial insectivore Oecologia View online

Watts, H. E., Cornelius, J. M., Fudickar, A. M., Pérez, J., & Ramenofsky, M. 2017. Understanding variation in migratory movements: A mechanistic approach General and Comparative Endocrinology View online

Wang, E., Van Wijk, R. E., Braun, M. S., & Wink, M. 2017. Gene flow and genetic drift contribute to high genetic diversity with low phylogeographical structure in European hoopoes (Upupa epops) Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution View online

Voelkl, B., & Fritz, J. 2017. Relation between travel strategy and social organization of migrating birds with special consideration of formation flight in the northern bald ibis Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences View online

Vansteelant, W. M. G., Kekkonen, J., & Byholm, P. 2017. Wind conditions and geography shape the first outbound migration of juvenile honey buzzards and their distribution across sub-Saharan Africa Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences View online

Toews, D. P. L., Heavyside, J., & Irwin, D. E. 2017. Linking the wintering and breeding grounds of warblers along the Pacific Flyway Ecology and Evolution View online

Toews, D. P. L., Delmore, K. E., Osmond, M. M., Taylor, P. D., & Irwin, D. E. 2017. Migratory orientation in a narrow avian hybrid zone PeerJ View online

Subedi, T. R., DeCandido, R., Baral, H. S., Gurung, S., Gurung, S., Puan, C. L., & Sah, S. A. M. 2017. Population Structure and Annual Migration Pattern of Steppe Eagles at Thoolakharka Watch Site, Nepal, 2012–2014 Journal of Raptor Research View online

Stevenson, T. J., & Kumar, V. 2017. Neural control of daily and seasonal timing of songbird migration Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology View online

Stegman, L. S., Primack, R. B., Gallinat, A. S., Lloyd-Evans, T. L., & Ellwood, E. R. 2017. Reduced sampling frequency can still detect changes in abundance and phenology of migratory landbirds Biological Conservation View online

Souchay, G., van Wijk, R. E., Schaub, M., & Bauer, S. 2017. Identifying drivers of breeding success in a long-distance migrant using structural equation modelling Oikos View online

Smetzer, J. R., King, D. I., & Taylor, P. D. 2017. Fall migratory departure decisions and routes of Blackpoll Warblers Setophaga striata and Red-eyed Vireos Vireo olivaceus at a coastal barrier in the Gulf of Maine Journal of Avian Biology View online

Sjöberg, S., Alerstam, T., Åkesson, S., & Muheim, R. 2017. Ecological factors influence timing of departures in nocturnally migrating songbirds at Falsterbo, Sweden Animal Behaviour View online

Shipley, J. R., Kelly, J. F., & Frick, W. F. 2017. Toward integrating citizen science and radar data for migrant bird conservation Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation View online

Shamoun-Baranes, J., Liechti, F., & Vansteelant, W. M. G. 2017. Atmospheric conditions create freeways, detours and tailbacks for migrating birds Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology View online

Sergio, F., Tanferna, A., De Stephanis, R., Jiménez, L. L., Blas, J., & Hiraldo, F. 2017. Migration by breeders and floaters of a long-lived raptor: implications for recruitment and territory quality Animal Behaviour View online

Schmaljohann, H., & Both, C. 2017. The limits of modifying migration speed to adjust to climate change Nature Climate Change View online

Schlaich, A. E., Bouten, W., Bretagnolle, V., Heldbjerg, H., Klaassen, R. H. G., Sørensen, I. H., Villers, A., Both, C. 2017. A circannual perspective on daily and total flight distances in a long-distance migratory raptor, the Montagu’s harrier, Circus pygargus Biology Letters View online

Schaffner, F. C., Rodríguez-Colón, I., Vázquez-Carrero, W., & Font-Nicole, E. E. 2017. Feather Hydrogen Stable Isotopes Reveal Migratory and Interhabitat Connectivity of North American Wintering Songbirds in Coastal Secondary Dry Forest on the South Coast of Puerto Rico Ambientis

Schaffner, F. C., Rodríguez-Colón, I., Font, E. E., & Vázquez-Carrero, W. 2017. Initial Deployment of Archival Light-Level Geolocators on Northern Waterthrushes (Parkesia noveboracensis) at Jobos Bay, Puerto Rico Ambientis

Roth, T., Bader, E., Frara, P., Heer, L., Flück, H., Lüthi, T., Schlup, B., Schwaller, T. 2017. Timing and body condition of dichromatic Black Redstarts during autumn migration Ecology and Evolution View online

Raybuck, D. W., Larkin, J. L., Stoleson, S. H., & Boves, T. 2017. Mixed effects of geolocators on reproduction and survival of Cerulean Warblers, a canopy-dwelling, long-distance migrant The Condor View online

Qi, X. K., Meng, Q. Y., Wu, X., & Ran, L. X. 2017. Long-distance geomagetic navigation based on the simulation of Animals’ migration Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Symposium (ACES)

Probst, J. C., Therrien, J.-F., Goodrich, L. J., & Bildstein, K. L. 2017. Increase in Numbers and Potential Phenological Adjustment of Ruby-throated Hummingbirds (Archilochus colubris) during Autumn Migration at Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, Eastern Pennsylvania, 1990–2014 The Wilson Journal of Ornithology View online

Paxton, K. L., & Moore, F. R. 2017. Connecting the dots: Stopover strategies of an intercontinental migratory songbird in the context of the annual cycle Ecology and Evolution View online

Paxton, E. H., Durst, S. L., Sogge, M. K., Koronkiewicz, T. J., & Paxton, K. L. 2017. Survivorship across the annual cycle of a migratory passerine, the willow flycatcher Journal of Avian Biology View online