Migration or residency? The evolution of movement behavior and information usage in seasonal environments.

@article{Shaw2013MigrationOR,
  title={Migration or residency? The evolution of movement behavior and information usage in seasonal environments.},
  author={Allison K. Shaw and Iain D. Couzin},
  journal={The American naturalist},
  year={2013},
  volume={181 1},
  pages={114-24}
}
Migration, the seasonal movement of individuals among different locations, is a behavior found throughout the animal kingdom. Although migration is widely studied at taxonomically restricted levels, cross-taxonomic syntheses of migration are less common. As a result, we lack answers to broad questions such as what ultimate factors generally drive animal migration. Here we present such a synthesis by using a spatially explicit, individual-based model in which we evolve behavior rules via… CONTINUE READING
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