Science and research – Sunday, August 31st

Time Activity Speaker/Moderator

06:00 – 09:00

Excursion (Falsterbo Bird Observatory etc.) See Excursion Programme

Staff from Falsterbo Bird Observatory

09:30 – 10:00

Supplementary breakfast at Falsterbo kursgård

 

10:00 – 10:40

S1: Broad scale stopover and migration ecology research using automated digital telemetry arrays

Stuart Mackenzie,
Long Point Bird Observatory – Bird Studies Canada, Canada

10:40 – 10:45

Break

 

10:45 – 11:00

S2: Ringing at bird observatories in Denmark

Kasper Thorup,
Copenhagen Bird Ringing Centre, Denmark

11:00 – 11:15

S3: Passerine pit-stop? Stopover ecology on small Mediterranean Islands

Marie Claire Gatt,
Birdlife Malta, Malta

11:15 – 11:30

S4: Methods for crane migration monitoring at Lake Hornborgasjön

Lotta Berg,
Hornborgasjön Bird Observatory, Sweden

11:30 – 13:00

Lunch at Falsterbo kursgård

 

13:00 – 13:40

S5: History of Broome, differences to European BO:s and the last 20 years wader migration studies incl. Geolocators

Chris Hassell,
Broome Bird Observatory (BBO), Global Flyway Network (GFN), Australian Wader Studies Group (AWSG), Australia

13:40 – 13:45

Break

 

13:45 – 14:00

S6: An overview for the activities and research of Finnish bird observatories

Markus Piha,
Finnish Museum of Natural History, Finland

14:00 – 14:15

S7: Connecting data from bird observatory, weather stations and monitoring schemes

Kaisa Välimäki,
Hanko Bird Observatory/Finnish Museum of Natural History, Finland

14:15 – 14:30

S8: The change of the change: spring migration phenology of passerines at the island of Helgoland

Ommo Hüppop,
Institute of Avian Research ”Vogelwarte Helgoland”, Germany

14:30 – 15:00

Coffee break

 

15:00 – 15:40

S9: Tracking migration for 40 years – from anonymous mass movements to individual tracks

Felix Liechti,
Swiss Ornithological Institute, Switzerland

15:40 – 15:45

Break

 

15:45 – 16:00

S10: Predicting breeding ground origin of passerines migrating through southern Canada using stable-hydrogen isotope analyses of feathers

Erica Dunn,
Bird Studies Canada, Canada

16:00 – 16:15

S11: Beyond migration banding: understanding factors affecting stopover success in autumn landbird migrants

Jay Carlisle,
Intermountain Bird Observatory, Boise State University, USA

16:15 – 16:30

Break

 

16:30 – 17:30

Panel discussion

Thomas Alerstam 

17:30 – 19:00

Break

 

19:00 – 20:30

Dinner at Falsterbo kursgård

 

20:30 –

The bar is open ...