Grasshopper-Warbler determination[order] Passeriformes | [family] Sylviidae | [latin] Locustella naevia | [UK] Grasshopper-Warbler | [FR] Locustelle tachetée | [DE] Feldschwirl | [ES] Buscarla Pintoja | [IT] Forapaglie macchiettato | [NL] Sprinkhaanrietzanger


The study of bird migration across the Western Sahara; a contribution with sound luring
Author(s): Marc Herremans
Abstract: During spring and autumn migration 2003, the Swiss Ornithological Institute set up a concerted project in Mauritania to study bird migration across the Sahara. I participated with a side project using artificial induction of landfall with sound lurin..[more]..
Source: Report of field research in Mauritania
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Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia autumn migration-findings from a study in southeast Britain
Author(s): Nicholas J. Bayly and Stephen J.R. Rumsey
Abstract: This study examines the migratory behaviour of Grasshopper Warblers Locustella naevia on the south coast of Britain with respect to phenology, fuel loads, stopover behaviour and potential flight ranges. Data were derived from 5,455 mist-net captures ..[more]..
Source: Ringing & Migration (2007) 23, 147-155
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