Do migratory and resident birds differ in their responses to interacting effects of climate, weather and vegetation?

Date: 11, Nov, 2018
Author(s):   David Lindenmayer, Peter Lane, Claire Foster, Martin Westgate, Chloe Sato, Karen Ikin, Mason Crane, Damian Michael, Daniel Florance, Ben Scheele
Publisher: Wiley

Knowledge of the individual and collective effects of habitat, weather variability and climate on bird populations is limited, with the result that species vulnerability to the collective impacts of global change is poorly understood. We quantified the effects of interactions between these potential drivers on the occurrence of resident, migratory and nomadic birds in Australian temperate woodlands.

Do migratory and resident birds differ in their responses to interacting effects of climate, weather and vegetation?