Conservation Ecology: Area Trumps Mobility in Fragment Bird Extinctions

@article{ekerciolu2007ConservationEA,
  title={Conservation Ecology: Area Trumps Mobility in Fragment Bird Extinctions},
  author={Ç. H. Şekercioğlu},
  journal={Current Biology},
  year={2007},
  volume={17},
  pages={R283-R286}
}
Tropical forest understory birds are highly sensitive to habitat fragmentation. Recent results from a monumental Amazonian fragmentation experiment show that habitat needs of these specialized birds make mobility a liability, leading to their extinctions from forest fragments. 

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