Publications of current year

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Barras, A.G., C.A. Niffenegger, I. Candolfi, Y.A. Hunziker & R. Arlettaz. 2021. Nestling diet and parental food provisioning in a declining mountain passerine reveal high sensitivity to climate change. Journal of Avian Biology 52: Article Number e02649. (PDF, 920KB)

Boch, S., Y. Kurtogullari, E. Allan, M. Lessard-Therrien, N.S. Rieder, M. Fischer, G. Martínez De León, R. Arlettaz & J.Y. Humbert. 2021. Effects of fertilization and irrigation on vascular plant species richness, functional composition and yield in mountain grasslands. Journal of Environmental Management 279: Article 111629. (PDF, 1.9 MB)

Bosco, L., S.A. Cushman, H.Y. Wan, K.A. Zeller, R. Arlettaz & A. Jacot. 2021. Fragmentation effects on woodlark habitat selection depend on habitat amount and spatial scale. Animal Conservation 24: 84-94. (PDF, 1.7 MB)

Carannante, D., C.S. Blumenstein, J.D. Hale & R. Arlettaz. 2021. LED lighting threatens adult aquatic insects: Impact magnitude and distance thresholds. Ecological Solutions and Evidence 2: Article e12053. (PDF, 1.0 MB)

Goddard, M.A., Z.G. Davies, S. Guenat, M.J. Ferguson, J.C. Fisher, A. Akanni, T. Ahjokoski, P.M.L. Anderson, F. Angeoletto, C. Antoniou, A.J. Bates, A. Barkwith, A. Berland, C.J. Bouch, C.C. Rega-Brodsky, L.B. Byrne, D. Cameron, R. Canavan, T. Chapman, S. Connop, S. Crossland, M.C. Dade, D.A. Dawson, C. Dobbs, C.T. Downs, E.C. Ellis, F.J. Escobedo, P. Gobster, N.M. Gulsrud, B. Guneralp, A.K. Hahs, J.D. Hale, C. Hassall, M. Hedblom, D.F. Hochuli, T. Inkinen, I.C. Ioja, D. Kendal, T. Knowland, I. Kowarik, S.J. Langdale, S.B. Lerman, I. MacGregor-Fors, P. Manning, P. Massini, S. McLean, D.D. Mkwambisi, A. Ossola, G. Pérez Luque, L. Pérez-Urrestarazu, K. Perini, G. Perry, T.J. Pett, K.E. Plummer, R.A. Radji, U. Roll, S.G. Potts, H. Rumble, J.P. Sadler, S. de Saille, S. Sautter, C.E. Scott, A. Shwartz, T. Smith, R.P.H. Snep, C.D. Soulsbury, M.C. Stanley, T. Van de Voorde, S.J. Venn, P.H. Warren, C.L. Washbourne, M. Whitling, N.S.G. Williams, J. Yang, K. Yeshitela, K.P. Yocom & M. Dallimer. 2021. A global horizon scan of the future impacts of robotics and autonomous systems on urban ecosystems. Nature Ecology & Evolution 5: 219-230. (PDF, 7.2 MB)

Humbert, J.Y., S. Delley & R. Arlettaz. 2021. Grassland intensification dramatically impacts grasshoppers: Experimental evidence for direct and indirect effects of fertilisation and irrigation. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 314: Article 107412. (PDF, 1.9 MB)

Nadal, J., C. Ponz & A. Margalida. 2021. The end of primary moult as an indicator of global warming effects in the Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa, a medium sized, sedentary species. Ecological Indicators 122: Article 107287. (PDF, 1.5 MB)

Stöckli, A., D. Slodowicz, R. Arlettaz & J.Y. Humbert. 2021. Transfer of invertebrates with hay during restoration operations of extensively managed grasslands in Switzerland. Journal of Insect Conservation 25: 189-194. (PDF, 1.3 MB)

Taubmann, J., J.L. Kämmerle, H. Andrén, V. Braunisch, I. Storch, W. Fiedler, R. Suchant & J. Coppes. 2021. Wind energy facilities affect resource selection of capercaillie Tetrao urogallus. Wildlife Biology: wlb.00737. (PDF, 1.1 MB)

Vignali, S., F. Lörcher, D. Hegglin, R. Arlettaz & V. Braunisch. 2021. Modelling the habitat selection of the bearded vulture to predict areas of potential conflict with wind energy development in the Swiss Alps. Global Ecology and Conservation 25: Article Number: e01405. (PDF, 2.8 MB)



Newspaper & Magazine articles

Glaizot, O., R. Arlettaz & P. Christe. 2021. Vacciner la faune sauvage? Un pis-aller! Le Temps, 15.1.2021. (PDF, 630KB)