Posts made in November, 2013

Isotopes, and other news

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Methods, News | 0 comments

CAnMove Course. I’m now back in the office after an excellent 2 week course at Lund University (Sweden) on the Ecology of Animal Migration. I met lots of nice, interesting, clever people, and learnt a lot about the causes and consequences of animal migration, as well as some of the techniques used to track animal movement. We even squeezed in a trip to Falsterbo Bird Observatory, where there was an awesome push of finches, tits, woodpigeons and sparrowhawks. The course is well summed up here by the course organiser, Tom Evans (who worked on Skomer Island a few years before...

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