Relevant Scientific Articles updated in March 2016

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Wlodarczyk, R., and P. Minias. 2016. Non-adaptive territory selection by a bird with exceptionally long parental care. PeerJ 4:e1852.

Zhang, Y., H. H. T. Prins, L. Cao, M. Zhao, and W. F. de Boer. 2016. Variation in Elevation and Sward Height Facilitate Coexistence of Goose Species through Allometric Responses in Wetlands. Waterbirds 39:34-44.

Tang, X., H. Li, X. Xu, G. Yang, G. Liu, X. Li, and D. Chen. 2016. Changing land use and its impact on the habitat suitability for wintering Anseriformes in China’s Poyang Lake region. Science of the Total Environment 557-558:296–306.

Bocharnikov, V. N., Y. N. Gluschenko, D. V. Korobov, and I. N. Korobova. 2015. Materials for the Study of the Spring Migration of Waterfowl (Anseriformes, Aves) on the Lake Khanka. Achievements in the Life Sciences 9:87–94.

Ramey, A. M., A. B. Reeves, J. L. TeSlaa, S. W. Nashold, T. Donnelly, J. Bahl, and J. S. Hall. 2016. Evidence for common ancestry among viruses isolated from wild birds in Beringia and highly pathogenic intercontinental reassortant H5N1 and H5N2 influenza A viruses. Infection, Genetics and Evolution 40:176–185.

Prosser, D. J., E. C. Palm, J. Y. Takekawa, D. Zhao, X. Xiao, P. Li, Y. Liu, and S. H. Newman. 2016. Movement analysis of free-grazing domestic ducks in Poyang Lake, China: a disease connection. International Journal of Geographical Information Science 30:869-880.

Watson, J. E. M., E. S. Darling, O. Venter, M. Maron, J. Walston, H. P. Possingham, N. Dudley, M. Hockings, M. Barnes, and T. M. Brooks. 2016. Bolder science needed now for protected areas. Conservation Biology 30:243–248.

Klimaszyk, P., and P. Rzymski. 2016. The complexity of ecological impacts induced by great cormorants. Hydrobiologia 771:13–30.

Stillman, R. A., K. A. Wood, and J. D. Goss-Custard. 2016. Deriving simple predictions from complex models to support environmental decision-making. Ecological Modelling 326:134–141.

Li, S., B. Cui, T. Xie, and K. Zhang. 2016. Diversity Pattern of Macrobenthos Associated with Different Stages of Wetland Restoration in the Yellow River Delta. Wetlands 36:S57–S67.

Sesser, K. A., M. E. Reiter, D. A. Skalos, K. M. Strum, and C. M. Hickey. 2016. Waterbird response to management practices in rice fields intended to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Biological Conservation 197:69–79.

Ward, D. H., J. Helmericks, J. W. Hupp, L. McManus, M. Budde, D. C. Douglas, and K. D. Tape. 2016. Multi-decadal trends in spring arrival of avian migrants to the central Arctic coast of Alaska: effects of environmental and ecological factors. Journal of Avian Biology 47:197–207.

Vagasi, C., P. L. Pap, O. Vincze, G. Osvath, J. Erritzøe, and A. P. Møller. 2016. Morphological Adaptations to Migration in Birds. Evolutionary Biology 43:48–59.

Thaxter, C. B., V. H. Ross-Smith, J. A. Clark, N. A. Clark, G. J. Conway, E. A. Masden, H. M. Wade, E. H. K. Leat, S. C. Gear, M. Marsh, C. Booth, R. W. Furness, S. C. Votier, and N. H. K. Burton. 2016. Contrasting effects of GPS device and harness attachment on adult survival of Lesser Black-backed Gulls Larus fuscus and Great Skuas Stercorarius skua. Ibis 158:279–290.

Lewis M (2016) AEWA at Twenty: An Appraisal of the African-Eurasian Waterbird Agreement and Its Unique Place in International Environmental Law. Journal of International Wildlife Law & Policy 19 (1):22-61.

Lescroël, A., R. Mathevet, C. Péron, M. Authier, P. Provost, A. Takahashi, and D. Grémillet. 2016. Seeing the ocean through the eyes of seabirds: A new path for marine conservation? Marine Policy 68:212–220.

Koloski, L., S. Coulson, and E. Nol. 2016. Sex Determination in Breeding Dunlin (Calidris alpina hudsonia). Waterbirds 39:27-33.

Ryan, L. J., J. A. Green, and S. G. Dodd. 2016. Weather conditions and conspecific density influence survival of overwintering Dunlin Calidris alpine in North Wales. Bird Study 63:1–9.

Pandiyan, J., and S. Asokan. 2016. Habitat use pattern of tidal mud and sand flats by shorebirds (Charadriiformes) wintering in southern India. Journal of Coastal Conservation 20:1–11.

Catry, T., P. M. Lourenço, R. J. Lopes, C. Carneiro, J. A. Alves, J. Costa, H. Rguibi-Idrissi, S. Bearhop, T. Piersma, and J. P. Granadeiro. 2016. Structure and functioning of intertidal food webs along an avian flyway: a comparative approach using stable isotopes. Functional Ecology 30:468–478.

Gutiérrez, J. S., and T. Piersma. 2016. Ecological context determines the choice between prey of different salinities. Behavioral Ecology 27:530–537.

Catry, T., P. M. Lourenço, R. J. Lopes, P. Bocher, C. Carneiro, J. A. Alves, P. Delaporte, S. Bearhop, T. Piersma, and J. P. Granadeiro. 2016. Use of stable isotope fingerprints to assign wintering origin and trace shorebird movements along the East Atlantic Flyway. Basic and Applied Ecology 17:177–187.

Fu, Q., N. Wang, M. Shen, N. Song, and H. Yan. 2016. A study of the site selection of a civil airport based on the risk of bird strikes: The case of Dalian, China. Journal of Air Transport Management 54:17-30.

Brochet A-L, Van Den Bossche W, Jbour S, Ndang’ang’a K, Jones VR, Abdou WALI, Al-Hmoud AR, Asswad NG, Atienza JC, Atrash I, Barbara N, Bensusan K, Bino T, Celada C, Cherkaoui SI, Costa J, Deceuninck B, Etayeb KS, Feltrup-Azafzaf C, Figelj J, Gustin M, Kmecl P, Kocevski V, Korbeti M, Kotrošan D, Laguna JM, Lattuada M, Leitão D, Lopes P, López-Jiménez N, Luci? V, Micol T, Moali A, Perlman Y, Piludu N, Portolou D, Putilin K, Quaintenne G, Ramadan-Jaradi G, Ruži? M, Sandor A, Sarajli N, Savelji? D, Sheldon RD, Shialis T, Tsiopelas N, Vargas F, Thompson C, Brunner A, Grimmett R, Butchart SHM (2016) Preliminary assessment of the scope and scale of illegal killing and taking of birds in the Mediterranean. Bird Conservation International 26 (1):1-28.

Sabatier, R., D. Durant, S. Ferchichi, K. Haranne, F. Léger, and M. Tichit. 2015. Effect of cattle trampling on ground nesting birds on pastures: an experiment with artificial nests. European Journal of Ecology 1:5-11.

Harebottle, D. M., and L. G. Underhill. 2015. Assessing the value of wetlands to waterbirds: exploring a population-based index at flyway and regional levels. Ostrich 87:7-21.


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