Concurrent shifts in wintering distribution and phenology in migratory swans: Individual and generational effects

@article{Nuijten2020ConcurrentSI,
  title={Concurrent shifts in wintering distribution and phenology in migratory swans: Individual and generational effects},
  author={Rascha J. M. Nuijten and K. A. Wood and Trinus Haitjema and Eileen C. Rees and Bart A. Nolet},
  journal={Global Change Biology},
  year={2020},
  volume={26},
  pages={4263 - 4275}
}
Range shifts and phenological change are two processes by which organisms respond to environmental warming. Understanding the mechanisms that drive these changes is key for optimal conservation and management. Here we study both processes in the migratory Bewick's swan (Cygnus columbianus bewickii) using different methods, analysing nearly 50 years of resighting data (1970–2017). In this period the wintering area of the Bewick's swans shifted eastwards (‘short‐stopping’) at a rate of ~13 km… 
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