Migrant Landbird Study Group

Promoting collaborative research for migratory landbirds across flyways

Becciu, P., Panuccio, M., Catoni, C., Dell’Omo, G., & Sapir, N. 2018. Contrasting aspects of tailwinds and asymmetrical response to crosswinds in soaring migrants Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology View online

Hahn, S., Bauer, S., Dimitrov, D., Emmenegger, T., Ivanova, K., Zehtindjiev, P., & Buttemer, W. A. 2018. Low intensity blood parasite infections do not reduce the aerobic performance of migratory birds Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sci View online

Eikenaar, C., Ballstaedt, E., Hessler, S., Klinner, T., Müller, F., & Schmaljohann, H. 2018. Cues, corticosterone and departure decisions in a partial migrant General and Comparative Endocrinology View online

Becker, A. J., Roeder, D. V., Husak, M. S., & Murphy, M. T. 2018. Annual survival and breeding dispersal of a migratory passerine, the Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Journal of Field Ornithology View online

Eikenaar, C., Müller, F., Rüppel, G., & Stöwe, M. 2018. Endocrine regulation of migratory departure from stopover: Evidence from a longitudinal migratory restlessness study on northern wheatears Hormones and Behavior View online

Heim, W., Eccard, J. A., & Bairlein, F. 2018. Migration phenology determines niche use of East Asian buntings ( Emberizidae ) during stopover Current Zoology View online

Cabrera-Cruz, S. A., Smolinsky, J. A., & Buler, J. J. 2018. Light pollution is greatest within migration passage areas for nocturnally-migrating birds around the world Scientific Reports View online

Howard, C., Stephens, P. A., Tobias, J. A., Sheard, C., Butchart, S. H. M., & Willis, S. G. 2018. Flight range, fuel load and the impact of climate change on the journeys of migrant birds Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sci View online

Eikenaar, C., Isaksson, C., & Hegemann, A. 2018. A hidden cost of migration? Innate immune function versus antioxidant defense Ecology and Evolution View online

Kramer, G. R., Andersen, D. E., Buehler, D. A., Wood, P. B., Peterson, S. M., Lehman, J. A., Aldinger, K. R., Bulluck, L. P., Harding, S., Jones, J. A., Loegering, J. P., Smalling, C., Vallender, R. & Streby, H. M. 2018. Population trends in Vermivora warblers are linked to strong migratory connectivity Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences View online

Meier, C. M., Karaardiç, H., Aymí, R., Peev, S. G., Bächler, E., Weber, R., Witvliet, W. & Liechti, F. 2018. What makes Alpine swift ascend at twilight? Novel geolocators reveal year-round flight behaviour Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology View online

Guglielmo, C. 2018. Obese super athletes: fat-fueled migration in birds and bats The Journal of Experimental Biology View online

Schmaljohann, H. 2018. Proximate mechanisms affecting seasonal differences in migration speed of avian species Scientific Reports View online

Nourani, E., Safi, K., Yamaguchi, N. M., & Higuchi, H. 2018. Raptor migration in an oceanic flyway: wind and geography shape the migratory route of grey-faced buzzards in East Asia Royal Society Open Science View online

Moore, F. R. 2018. Biology of landbird migrants: a stopover perspective The Wilson Journal of Ornithology View online

Satterfield, D. A., Marra, P. P., Sillett, T. S., & Altizer, S. 2018. Responses of migratory species and their pathogens to supplemental feeding Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: View online

Zenzal, T. J., Moore, F. R., Diehl, R. H., Ward, M. P., & Deppe, J. L. 2018. Migratory hummingbirds make their own rules: the decision to resume migration along a barrier Animal Behaviour View online

Oguchi, Y., Smith, R. J., & Owen, J. C. 2017. Fruits and migrant health: Consequences of stopping over in exotic- vs. native-dominated shrublands on immune and antioxidant status of Swainson’s Thrushes and Gray Catbirds The Condor View online

Maggini, I., Bulte, M., & Bairlein, F. 2017. Endogenous control of fuelling in a migratory songbird Science of Nature View online

Dennhardt, A. J., Duerr, A. E., Brandes, D., & Katzner, T. E. 2017. Applying citizen-science data and mark–recapture models to estimate numbers of migrant Golden Eagles in an Important Bird Area in eastern North America The Condor View online

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

Kolecek, 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: 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 Sci 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