News & Events

Here you can find some recent news and events, as well as a selection of recent papers and any new members that have joined the EGI.

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Bird Ringing Demonstration at Farmoor Res Oxon, 25th February 2012

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Most Recent Research Highlights

» The impact of divorce on birdsNovember 6, 2014

A new study in Biological Reviews uses meta-analysis to quantify the fitness causes and consequences of divorce in birds. Analysing data from 64 species reveals clear evidence that divorce is a response to lower success and that, at least for females, divorce leads to an increase in success. More detailsĀ here

Most Recent News Story

» Large grant award for genetic variation researchNovember 6, 2014

Sonya Clegg, Bruce Robertson (University of Otago) and Ian Owens (Natural History Museum, London) have been awarded an $NZ 808k grant from the Royal Society of New Zealand Marsden Fund to investigate genetic variation at genes important for migration and explorative behavior in southwest Pacific white-eyes.