Migrant Landbird Study Group

Promoting collaborative research for migratory landbirds across flyways

Low M, Arlt D, Knape J, et al 2019. Factors influencing plasticity in the arrival?breeding interval in a migratory species reacting to climate change. Ecology and Evolution 7: View online

Howes C, Symes CT, Byholm P 2019. Evidence of large-scale range shift in the distribution of a palaearctic migrant in Africa. Diversity and Distributions 90: 258-265 View online

Spiller KJ, Dettmers R 2019. Evidence for multiple drivers of aerial insectivore declines in North America. Condor View online

Bozó L, Csörg? T, Anisimov Y 2019. Estimation of Flight Range of Migrant Leaf-Warblers at Lake Baikal. Ardeola 29: 2766-2772 View online

Bergstrom BJ, Johnson MD, Harris JC, Sherry TW 2019. Effects of habitat, season, and age on winter fat storage by migrant and resident birds in Jamaica. Journal of Field Ornithology 139: 106564 View online

Bennett RE, Rodewald AD, Rosenberg K V, et al 2019. Drivers of variation in migration behavior for a linked population of long-distance migratory passerine. The Auk 365: 1177-1180 View online

Ruhs EC, Borden DM, Dallas T, Pitman E 2019. Do feather traits convey information about bird condition during fall migration? The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 160: 813-817. View online

Millon A, Danovaro C, Printemps T, et al 2019. Disentangling the effects of environmental conditions on wintering and breeding grounds on age?specific survival rates in a trans-Saharan migratory raptor. Journal of Avian Biology 50: View online

Gesicki D V, Cech EL, Bingman VP 2019. Detoured flight direction responses along the southwest coast of Lake Erie by night-migrating birds. The Auk 50: View online

Tonra CM, Hallworth MT, Boves TJ, et al 2019. Concentration of a widespread breeding population in a few critically important nonbreeding areas: Migratory connectivity in the Prothonotary Warbler. Condor 136: View online

McCabe JD, Leppold AJ, Holberton RL, Olsen BJ 2019. Coastal songbird condition on migratory stopover varies by geographical location and bird age. The Auk 131: 598 View online

Sarà M, Bondì S, Bermejo A, et al 2019. Broad-front migration leads to strong migratory connectivity in the lesser kestrel (Falco naumanni). Journal of Biogeography View online

Smith EL, Reudink MW, Marra PP, et al 2019. Breeding origins and migratory connectivity at a northern roost of Vaux’s Swift, a declining aerial insectivore. Condor 67: 101 View online

Jahn AE, Cereghetti J, Cueto VR, et al 2019. Breeding latitude predicts timing but not rate of spring migration in a widespread migratory bird in South America. Ecology and Evolution 90: 162-175. View online

Tuero DT, Jahn AE, MacPherson M 2019. Bird Migration in South America: The Fork-tailed Flycatcher (Tyrannus savana) as a Case Study. Behavioral Ecology of Neotropical Birds 136: . View online

Martín B, Torralvo CA, Elias G, et al 2019. Are Western European ospreys (Pandion haliaetus) shortening their migration distances? Evidence from trends of the wintering population in the Iberian Peninsula. European Journal of Wildlife Research 54: 1 View online

Kishkinev D, Anashina A, Ishchenko I, Holland RA 2019. Anosmic migrating songbirds demonstrate a compensatory response following long-distance translocation: a radio-tracking study. Journal of Ornithology View online

López Calderón C, Balbontín Arenas J, Hobson KA, Møller AP 2019. Age-dependent carry-over effects in a long-distance migratory bird. Scientific Reports 9: 8042-8061 View online

Eng ML, Stutchbury BJM, Morrissey CA 2019. A neonicotinoid insecticide reduces fueling and delays migration in songbirds. Science 53: 237 View online

Andrea Harnos, Péter Fehérvári, Imre Piross, Zsolt Karcza, Nóra Ágh, Szilvia Kovacs, Tibor Csörgo 2016. Exploratory analyses of migration timing and morphometrics of the Pied flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca) Ornis Hungarica 24: 109-126 View online

Jasper Wehrmann, Folkert de Boer, Rafa Benjumea, Simon Cavaillès, Dries Engelen, Johannes Jansen, Brecht Verhelst and Wouter M.G. Vansteelant 2020. 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 Kolecek, 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

Vojtech Brlík, Jaroslav Kolecek, Malcolm Burgess, Steffen Hahn, Diana Humple, Miloš Krist, Janne Ouwehand, Emily L. Weiser, Peter Adamík, José A. Alves, Debora Arlt, Sanja Barišic, 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

Jeno 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