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Migration

Susanne Åkesson and Anders Hedenström

in Bird Ecology and Conservation: A Handbook of Techniques

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198520863
eISBN:
9780191706189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198520863.003.0007
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

This chapter describes methods used to study broad patterns of bird migration, including marking and the use of natural markers, such as morphological and genetic differences among populations, and ... More


Energy gain and use during animal migration

Nir Sapir, Patrick J. Butler, Anders Hedenström, and Martin Wikelski

in Animal Migration: A Synthesis

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199568994
eISBN:
9780191774676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199568994.003.0005
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

A balance of energy gain and use is needed during migration to safeguard against starvation and to minimize the costs of body mass overloading due to excessive lipid deposition. This chapter ... More


Using Gradient Analysis to Uncover Pattern and Process in Urban Bird Communities

Derric N. Pennington and Robert B. Blair

in Urban Bird Ecology and Conservation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780520273092
eISBN:
9780520953895
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273092.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Ornithology

Understanding the processes that create repeatable patterns in urban bird distributions is a challenge that requires investigation at multiple spatial, temporal, and biological scales. Based upon our ... More


Fall Transient Period

John H. Rappole

in The Avian Migrant: The Biology of Bird Migration

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231146784
eISBN:
9780231518635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231146784.003.0004
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter focuses on the fall transient period in the avian migrant's annual cycle. The fall transient period begins with the end of the postbreeding period as migratory birds depart on fall ... More


Spring Transient Period

John H. Rappole

in The Avian Migrant: The Biology of Bird Migration

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231146784
eISBN:
9780231518635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231146784.003.0006
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter focuses on the avian migrant's spring transient period, which begins with departure from the wintering area and ends with arrival at the breeding area. The emphasis is on the ... More


Changes in migration, carry-over effects, and migratory connectivity

Roberto Ambrosini, Andrea Romano, and Nicola Saino

in Effects of Climate Change on Birds

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780198824268
eISBN:
9780191862809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824268.003.0008
Subject:
Biology, Ornithology, Animal Biology

Studies of the timing (phenology) of bird migration provided some of the first evidence for the effects of climate change on organisms. Since the rate of climate change is uneven across the globe, ... More


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