Summer 2017

Current and recent lab members delivered several presentations at the American Ornithological Society/Society of Canadian Ornithologists meeting here at Michigan State University this summer. C. Lindell delivered a talk at the World Conference on Ecological Restoration Meeting in Foz do Iguassu, Brazil, in August. Iguassu Falls was breath-taking. Click link for titles of talks.

Lindell, C.A. and S.M. Roels. 2017. What we know and don’t know about the role of birds in Forest Restoration.  World Conference on Ecological Restoration, August 27 – Sept. 1, 2017, Iguassu Falls, Brazil. Invited speaker for Symposium: Making the most of birds and mammals in restoration, Dr. Wesley Silva organizer.

Lindell, C.A., R.A. Eaton, S.M. Roels, and M.E. Shave. 2017. Enhancing Agricultural landscapes to increase crop pest reduction by birds. American Ornithological Society/Society of Canadian Ornithologists Joint Meeting, July 31-August 5, 2017, East Lansing, MI.

Williams, S. and C.A. Lindell. 2017. Context-specific vocalization serves as a mechanism of interspecific cohesion in Amazonian mixed-species flocks. American Ornithological Society/Society of Canadian Ornithologists Joint Meeting, July 31-August 5, 2017, East Lansing, MI.

Roels, S., J. Porter, and C. Lindell. 2017. Predation pressure for dummies: avian attacks on clay caterpillars across a tropical landscape. American Ornithological Society/Society of Canadian Ornithologists Joint Meeting, July 31-August 5, 2017, East Lansing, MI.

Shave, M., S. Shwiff, J. Elser, and C. Lindell. 2017. Nest boxes benefit a declining raptor and ecosystem services in a fruit-growing region. American Ornithological Society/Society of Canadian Ornithologists Joint Meeting, July 31-August 5, 2017, East Lansing, MI.

Brady, M. Eaton, R., Wieferich, S., Steensma, K., Leigh, D., Curtis, P., Henrichs, H., Boulanger, J., Lindell, C. 2017. Abundance of fruit-eating birds in agricultural land cover. American Ornithological Society/Society of Canadian Ornithologists Joint Meeting, July 31-August 5, 2017, East Lansing, MI.