Avian Conservation and Ecology

(The TQCC of Avian Conservation and Ecology is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Effects of land-based light pollution on two species of burrow-nesting seabirds in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada14
Bird strandings and bright lights at coastal and offshore industrial sites in Atlantic Canada14
Estimating the relative use of anthropogenic resources by Herring Gull (Larus argentatus) in the Bay of Fundy, Canada12
Post-collision impacts, crippling bias, and environmental bias in a study of Newell's Shearwater and Hawaiian Petrel powerline collisions12
The role of temperature and microclimate in the survival of wintering grassland birds8
Grassland bird diversity and abundance in the presence of native and non-native grazers8
The effect of top predator removal on the distribution of a mesocarnivore and nest survival of an endangered shorebird7
Fire regimes shape biodiversity: responses of avian guilds to burned forests in Andean temperate ecosystems of southern Chile7
Satellite telemetry reveals complex migratory movement patterns of two large macaw species in the western Amazon basin7
Assessment of cue counting for estimating bird density using passive acoustic monitoring: recommendations for estimating a reliable cue rate6
Cross-scale habitat selection reveals within-stand structural requirements for fledgling Golden-winged Warblers6
Secretive marsh bird habitat associations in the Mississippi Flyway: a meta-analysis6
Nest success and nest site selection of wetland birds in a restored wetland system5
Population trends and habitat selection of threatened marsh passerines in a protected Mediterranean wetland5
Forest specialist species in the urban landscape: Do different levels of urbanization affect the movements of Forest Red-tailed Black Cockatoos (Calyptorhynchus banksii naso)?5
Habitat selection and interspecific competition between Sylvia warblers in Cyprus following the rapid expansion of a recent colonizer5
Functional habitat suitability and urban encroachment explain temporal and spatial variations in abundance of a declining farmland bird, the Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax5
Eastern Black Rail detection using semi-automated analysis of long-duration acoustic recordings5
Raptor resource use in agroecosystems: cover crops and definitions of availability matter5
Factors affecting the breeding ecology of the globally threatened Lesser Adjutant (Leptoptilos javanicus) in agricultural landscapes of Nepal5
Food subsidies shape age structure in a top avian scavenger4
In the still of the night: revisiting Eastern Whip-poor-will surveys with passive acoustic monitoring4
Experts’ opinions on threats to Leach’s Storm-Petrels ( Hydrobates leucorhous ) across their global range4
Diurnal and nocturnal habitat preference of Eastern Whip-poor-wills (Antrostomus vociferus) in the northern portion of their breeding range4
Drought disrupts year-round breeding readiness in a tropical songbird4
Losing the edge: trends in core versus peripheral populations in a declining migratory songbird4
On the North American invasion of the House Sparrow and its absence in the Yucatan Peninsula4
Seabird predation effects and population viability analysis indicate the urgent need for rat eradication from Europa Island, western Indian Ocean4
An artificial lakes system intended for human recreation supports a vital breeding population of Red-wattled Lapwing in the Arabian Desert4
Effects of spring weather on laying dates, clutch size, and nest survival of ground-nesting passerines in abandoned fields4
Nest box placement influences occupancy by Yellow-headed (Amazona oratrix) and White-fronted (Amazona albifrons) Parrots in the pine savannas of Belize3
Survival of translocated Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse: recognizing trends in post-release mortality to improve reintroductions3
Exposure of Whimbrels to offshore wind leases during departure from and arrival to a major mid-Atlantic staging site3
Habitat selection and site fidelity on winter home ranges of Eastern Whip-poor-wills (Antrostomus vociferus)3
Monitoring migration timing in remote habitats: assessing the value of extended duration audio recording3
Seabird bycatch in a Baltic coastal gillnet fishery is orders of magnitude larger than official reports3
Migratory songbirds and urban window collision mortality: vulnerability depends on species, diel timing of migration, and age class3
Mitigating avian collisions with power lines through illumination with ultraviolet light3
Local habitat and landscape attributes shape the diversity facets of bird communities in Inner Mongolian grasslands3
Waterfowl use of mine tailing ponds in comparison with beaver ponds in boreal eastern Canada3
The invasive parasitic fly Philornis downsi is threatening Little Vermilion Flycatchers on the Galápagos Islands3
Do lighting conditions influence bird–window collisions?3
Mortality of grassland birds increases with transmission lines3
Migratory connectivity and annual cycle phenology of Rusty Blackbirds (Euphagus carolinus) revealed through archival GPS tags3
Bird species responses to forest-savanna boundaries in an Amazonian savanna3
Combining community science and MaxEnt modeling to estimate Wild Turkey ( Meleagris gallopavo ) winter abundance and distribution3
Natal origins of Mallards harvested in the Atlantic Flyway of North America: implications for conservation and management3
Insights on post-breeding movements from a northeastern population of Canada Warblers (Cardellina canadensis)2
Marbled Murrelet nest site selection at three fine spatial scales2
Effects of future climate change on the geographical distribution of a bird endemic to South American floodplains2
Endemic and endangered Short-crested Coquette (Lophornis brachylophus): floral resources and interactions2
Imperiled sparrows can exhibit high nest survival despite atypical nest site selection in urban saltmarshes2
Land cover habitat associations of breeding marsh birds and priority waterfowl differ in eastern Canada2
Species’ traits and exposure as a future lens for quantifying seabird bycatch vulnerability in global fisheries2
Estimated number of birds killed by domestic cats in Colombia2
Regional variability in trajectories of Barn Swallow populations across Canada are not predicted by breeding performance2
Understory structure and heterospecifics influence the occupancy of a ground-nesting species of conservation concern, the Canada Warbler2
Kirtland’s Warbler breeding productivity and habitat use in red pine-dominated habitat in Wisconsin, USA2
Identifying spatial drivers of long-term population growth in three large gull species: the importance of mink farms and urban areas2
Spatially explicit population trend estimates of owls in the Maritime provinces of Canada and the influence of call playback2
Quantifying gull predation in a declining Leach’s Storm-petrel ( Hydrobates leucorhous ) colony2
Fall bird migration in western North America during a period of heightened wildfire activity2
Comparing waterfowl densities detected through helicopter and airplane sea duck surveys in Labrador, Canada2
Pre-breeding foraging ecology of three tern species nesting in the Gulf of Maine2
Factors affecting intentional bird poisoning on bean farms in Taiwan: seeding methods and the presence of adjoining duck farms matter2
In the twilight zone: patterns in Common Nighthawk (Chordeiles minor) acoustic signals during the breeding season and recommendations for surveys2
An efficient method for sampling aerial arthropods at nest sites of an insectivorous songbird in steep decline2
Before-and-after evidence that urbanization contributes to the decline of a migratory songbird2
Weather and climate change drive annual variation of reproduction by an aerial insectivore2
Metabarcoding fecal samples to investigate spatiotemporal variation in the diet of the endangered Westland Petrel ( Procellaria westlandica )2
Hierarchical distance sampling reveals increased population size and broader habitat use in the endangered Bahama Oriole2
Black-backed Woodpecker occupancy is extensive in green conifer forests of the southern Cascade Mountains, Oregon2
Canada Goose populations harvested in Eastern James Bay by Eeyou Istchee Cree hunters2
Mapping habitat suitability for the Eastern Black Rail throughout its Atlantic coastal range using maximum entropy (MaxEnt)2
Using tracking technology to locate endangered ʻuaʻu or Hawaiian Petrel (Pterodroma sandwichensis) burrows2
Threatened neotropical birds are big, ecologically specialized, and found in less humanized refuge areas2
Combining monitoring data from multiple sites to assess population status and trends of White-tailed Tropicbirds (Phaethon lepturus) in the Seychelles2
Long-term monitoring of breeding successes of Great Hornbill ( Buceros bicornis ) and Rhinoceros Hornbill ( Buceros rhinoceros ) using artificial nest boxes in Budo-Su-Ngai Padi National Park, Thailan2