Factors Influencing Daily Food-Intake Patterns in Birds: A Case Study with Wintering Common Cranes

@inproceedings{BautistaSopelana2013FactorsID,
  title={Factors Influencing Daily Food-Intake Patterns in Birds: A Case Study with Wintering Common Cranes},
  author={Luis M. Bautista Sopelana and J. Alonso},
  year={2013}
}
Abstract. Avian foraging activity during daytime peaks after dawn and before dusk. The relative importance of each period of intensive foraging on the accumulated intake varies by species, individual, and day. We studied the relative importance of each period from direct observation of radio-tagged Common Cranes (Grus grus) during winter at a site of stopover and wintering in Spain. After a mathematical model was fitted, accumulated intake showed a typical anti-sigmoid shape, with greatest… 
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