Migrant Landbird Study Group

Promoting collaborative research for migratory landbirds across flyways

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 Sym

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, 199 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

Pastorino, A., Roman, J. R., Agostini, N., Dell’Omo, G., & Panuccio, M. 2017. Fog and rain lead migrating White storks Ciconia ciconia to perform reverse migration and to land Avocetta

Pakhomov, A., Bojarinova, J., Cherbunin, R., Chetverikova, R., Grigoryev, P. S., Kavokin, K., Kobylkov, D., Lubkovskaja, R., Chernetsov, N. 2017. Very weak oscillating magnetic field disrupts the magnetic compass of songbird migrants Journal of The Royal Society Interface View online

Ouwehand, J., Burger, C., & Both, C. 2017. Shifts in hatch dates do not provide pied flycatchers with a rapid ontogenetic route to adjust offspring time schedules to climate change Functional Ecology View online

Nourani, E., Yamaguchi, N. M., & Higuchi, H. 2017. Climate change alters the optimal wind-dependent flight routes of an avian migrant Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sci View online

Moore, J. D., & Krementz, D. G. 2017. Migratory connectivity of american woodcock using band return data Journal of Wildlife Management View online

Meyburg, B.-U., Bergmanis, U., Langgemach, T., Graszynski, K., Hinz, A., Börner, I., Meyburg, C., Vansteelant, W. M. G. 2017. Orientation of native versus translocated juvenile lesser spotted eagles (Clanga pomarina) on the first autumn migration The Journal of Experimental Biology View online

McDermott, M. E., & DeGroote, L. W. 2017. Linking phenological events in migratory passerines with a changing climate: 50 years in the Laurel Highlands of Pennsylvania PLoS ONE View online

Maclean, S. A., & Beissinger, S. R. 2017. Species’ traits as predictors of range shifts under contemporary climate change: A review and meta-analysis Global Change Biology View online

Lundberg, M., Liedvogel, M., Larson, K., Sigeman, H., Grahn, M., Wright, A., Åkesson, S. Bensch, S. 2017. Genetic differences between willow warbler migratory phenotypes are few and cluster in large haplotype blocks Evolution Letters View online

Lok, T., Veldhoen, L., Overdijk, O., Tinbergen, J. M., & Piersma, T. 2017. An age-dependent fitness cost of migration? Old trans-Saharan migrating spoonbills breed later than those staying in Europe, and late breeders have lower recruitment Journal of Animal Ecology View online

Licona-Vera, Y., & Ornelas, J. F. 2017. The conquering of North America: dated phylogenetic and biogeographic inference of migratory behavior in bee hummingbirds BMC Evolutionary Biology View online

Lerche-Jørgensen, M., Willemoes, M., Tøttrup, A. P., Snell, K. R. S., & Thorup, K. 2017. No apparent gain from continuing migration for more than 3000 kilometres: willow warblers breeding in Denmark winter across the entire northern Savannah as revealed by geolocators Movement Ecology View online

Lehikoinen, A., Santaharju, J., & Pape Møller, A. 2017. Sex-specific timing of autumn migration in birds: The role of sexual size dimorphism, migration distance and differences in breeding investment Ornis Fennica

Larkin, J. L., Raybuck, D., Roth, A., Chavarría-Duriaux, L., Duriaux, G., Siles, M., & Smalling, C. 2017. Geolocators reveal migratory connectivity between wintering and breeding areas of Golden-winged Warblers Journal of Field Ornithology View online

La Sorte, F. A., Fink, D., Buler, J. J., Farnsworth, A., & Cabrera-Cruz, S. A. 2017. Seasonal associations with urban light pollution for nocturnally migrating bird populations Global Change Biology View online

Samantha M. Knight, David W. Bradley, Robert G. Clark, Elizabeth A. Gow, Marc Bélisle,Lisha L. Berzins, Tricia Blake, Eli S. Bridge, Lauren Burke, Russell D. Dawson, Peter O. Dunn,Dany Garant, Geoffrey L. Holroyd, David J. T. Hussell, Olga Lansdorp, Andrew J. Laughlin, (...) & D. Ryan Norris 2018. Constructing and evaluating a continent-wide migratory songbird network across the annual cycle Ecological Monographs View online

Kirsch, E. M., & Wellik, M. J. 2017. Tree Species Preferences of Foraging Songbirds During Spring Migration in Floodplain Forests of the Upper Mississippi River The American Midland Naturalist View online

Kassara, C., Gangoso, L., Mellone, U., Piasevoli, G., Hadjikyriakou, T. G., Tsiopelas, N., Giokas, S., López-López, P., Urios, V., Figuerola, J., Silva, R., Bouten, W., Kirschel, A. N. G., Virani, M. Z., Fiedler, W., Berthold, P. & Gschweng, M. 2017. Current and future suitability of wintering grounds for a long-distance migratory raptor Scientific Reports View online

ohnson, J. A., Booms, T. L., DeCicco, L. H., & Douglas, D. C. 2017. Seasonal Movements of the Short-Eared Owl (Asio flammeus) in Western North America as Revealed by Satellite Telemetry Journal of Raptor Research View online

Jahn, A. E., Bejarano, V., Cueto, V. R., DiGiacomo, A. S., & Fontana, C. S. 2017. Movement ecology research to advance conservation of South America’s grassland migratory birds Perspectives in Ecology and Conservation View online

Irons, R. D., Harding Scurr, A., Rose, A. P., Hagelin, J. C., Blake, T., & Doak, D. F. 2017. Wind and rain are the primary climate factors driving changing phenology of an aerial insectivore Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sci View online

Huang, A. C., Bishop, C. A., McKibbin, R., Drake, A., & Green, D. J. 2017. Wind conditions on migration influence the annual survival of a neotropical migrant, the western yellow-breasted chat (Icteria virens auricollis) BMC Ecology View online

Heckscher, C. M., Gutierrez Ramirez, M., & Kneidel, A. H. 2017. Reproductive outcomes determine the timing of arrival and settlement of a single-brooded Nearctic–Neotropical migrant songbird ( Catharus fuscescens ) in South America The Auk View online

Halupka, L., Wierucka, K., Sztwiertnia, H., & Klimczuk, E. 2017. Conditions at autumn stopover sites affect survival of a migratory passerine Journal of Ornithology View online

Haché, S., Bayne, E. M., Villard, M. A., Proctor, H., Davis, C. S., Stralberg, D., … Krikun, R. 2017. Phylogeography of a migratory songbird across its Canadian breeding range: Implications for conservation units Ecology and Evolution View online

Guérin, S., Picard, D., Choquet, R., & Besnard, A. 2017. Advances in methods for estimating stopover duration for migratory species using capture-recapture data Ecological Applications View online

Galarza, A., del Arco, M., Elorriaga, J., Unamuno, E., Arizaga, J., & Zuberogoitia, I. 2017. First Evidence Provided by Satellite Telemetry of Nocturnal Flight Overland by an Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) Journal of Raptor Research View online

Doren, B. M. Van, Horton, K. G., Dokter, A. M., Klinck, H., Elbin, S. B., & Farnsworth, A. 2017. High-intensity urban light installation dramatically alters nocturnal bird migration Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences View online

Coxen, C. L., Frey, J. K., Carleton, S. A., & Collins, D. P. 2017. Species distribution models for a migratory bird based on citizen science and satellite tracking data Global Ecology and Conservation View online

Cohen, E. B., Barrow, W. C., Buler, J. J., Deppe, J. L., Farnsworth, A., Marra, P. P., McWilliams, S. R., Mehlman, D. W., Wilson, R. R., Woodrey, M.S. Moore, F. R. 2017. How do en route events around the Gulf of Mexico influence migratory landbird populations? The Condor View online

Chernetsov, N., Pakhomov, A., Kobylkov, D., Kishkinev, D., Holland, R. A., & Mouritsen, H. 2017. Migratory Eurasian Reed Warblers Can Use Magnetic Declination to Solve the Longitude Problem Current Biology View online

Cadahía, L., Labra, A., Knudsen, E., Nilsson, A., Lampe, H. M., Slagsvold, T., & Stenseth, N. C. 2017. Advancement of spring arrival in a long-term study of a passerine bird: sex, age and environmental effects Oecologia View online

Buler, J. J., Lyon, R. J., Smolinsky, J. A., Zenzal, T. J., & Moore, F. R. 2017. Body mass and wing shape explain variability in broad-scale bird species distributions of migratory passerines along an ecological barrier during stopover Oecologia View online

Buij, R., & Gschweng, M. 2017. Nocturnal Hunting by Eleonora’s Falcons Falco eleonorae on Their Breeding and Non-Breeding Grounds Acta Ornithologica View online

Brown, M. J., & Taylor, P. D. 2017. Migratory blackpoll warblers (Setophaga striata) make regional-scale movements that are not oriented toward their migratory goal during fall Movement Ecology View online

Boelman, N. T., Krause, J. S., Sweet, S. K., Chmura, H. E., Perez, J. H., Gough, L., & Wingfield, J. C. 2017. Extreme spring conditions in the Arctic delay spring phenology of long-distance migratory songbirds Oecologia View online

Blackburn, E., Burgess, M., Freeman, B., Risely, A., Izang, A., Ivande, S., Hewson, C., Cresswell, W. 2017. Low and annually variable migratory connectivity in a long-distance migrant: Whinchats Saxicola rubetra may show a bet-hedging strategy Ibis View online

Bennett, R. E., Barker Swarthout, S., Bolsinger, J. S., Rodewald, A. D., Rosenberg, K. V., & Rohrbaugh, R. W. 2017. Extreme genetic similarity does not predict non-breeding distribution of two closely related warblers Journal of Field Ornithology View online

Åkesson, S., & Bianco, G. 2017. Route simulations, compass mechanisms and long-distance migration flights in birds Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology View online

Agostini, N., Panuccio, M., Pastorino, A., Sapir, N., & Dell’Omo, G. 2017. Migration of the Western Marsh Harrier to the African wintering quarters along the Central Mediterranean flyway: a 5-year study Avian Research View online