Migratory Herbivorous Waterfowl Track Satellite-Derived Green Wave Index

Abstract

Many migrating herbivores rely on plant biomass to fuel their life cycles and have adapted to following changes in plant quality through time. The green wave hypothesis predicts that herbivorous waterfowl will follow the wave of food availability and quality during their spring migration. However, testing this hypothesis is hampered by the large… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0108331

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