Post Profile






New evidence for California Condors' genetic bottleneck

(Central Ornithology Publication Office) The researchers behind a new study in The Condor: Ornithological Applications analyzed samples from California Condor museum specimens dating back to the 1820s and found that the historical population was surprisingly diverse, but that a substantial amount of that diversity was lost in the last two centuries.
read more

share

Related Posts


Choosy sage-grouse select nest sites to maximize their success

Academics / Biology : Physorg: Biology

Do sage-grouse know what's good for them when choosing where to nest? That's the question at the heart of a new study in The Condor: Ornithological Applications, in which researchers examined the habitat preferences of these vulnera...

New studies highlight energy development's impact on birds

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

Ornithology journal The Condor: Ornithological Applications is publishing a Special Section of open access articles highlighting the impact that energy development is having on North America's bird populations. read more

New evidence for California Condors' genetic bottleneck

Academics / Biology : Physorg: Biology

The existing genetic diversity of California Condors, all of which are descended from just 14 individuals, is strikingly low. But were condors more genetically diverse before their 20th century population crash, or were they already...

Choosy sage-grouse select nest sites to maximize their success

Academics / Biology : EurekAlert: Biology

(Central Ornithology Publication Office) Do sage-grouse know what's good for them when choosing where to nest? That's the question at the heart of a new study in The Condor: Ornithological Applications, in which researchers examined...

What's best for birds in fire-prone landscapes?

Issues & Causes / Climate Change : EurekAlert: Earth

(Central Ornithology Publication Office) Two new papers from The Condor: Ornithological Applications demonstrate the complex challenges involved in balancing the management of fire-prone landscapes with the needs of wildlife in the ...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC