LifeCycle issue 8, Autumn 2018
Published: 2 October 2018 Issue No.: 8
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Issue 8 of LifeCycle includes an article launching a new national project exploring variation in post-juvenile moult in Blue Tits and one introducing an exciting new project to create a Eurasian African Bird Migration Atlas.
It also contains articles on ringing and nest recording on the MOD estate, ageing Reed Buntings, monitoring Woodpigeon nests, ringing without mist nets and nest boxes for Shags.
The composition of British bird communities is associated with long-term garden bird feeding
Newly published research from BTO shows how the popular pastime of feeding the birds is significantly shaping garden bird communities in Britain.
Population estimates of wintering waterbirds in Great Britain
A major new study led by BTO, working with the Wetland Bird Survey (WeBS) partners, JNCC, RSPB and in association with WWT, provides detailed...