Predicting Vulnerabilities of North American Shorebirds to Climate Change.

Reed, J. Michael.
Galbraith, Hector.
DesRochers, David W.
Brown, Stephen C. (Stephen Charles), 1961-
2014

Despite an increase in conservation efforts for shorebirds, there are widespread declines of many species of North American shorebirds. We wanted to know whether these declines would be exacerbated by climate change, and whether relatively secure species might become at-risk species. Virtually all of the shorebird species breeding in the USA and Canada are migratory, which means climate change cou... read more

Subjects
Shore birds.
Birds--Behavior.
Birds--Migration--Climatic factors--North America.
Climate change.
Birds--Extinction.
Tufts University. Department of Biology.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/009755
Original publication
Galbraith H, DesRochers DW, Brown S, Reed JM (2014) Predicting Vulnerabilities of North American Shorebirds to Climate Change. PLoS ONE 9(9): e108899. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0108899.
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