• First-time Migration in Juvenile Common Cuckoos Documented by Satellite Tracking 

      Vega, Marta Lomas; Willemoes, Mikkel; Thomson, Robert L.; Tolvanen, Jere; Rutila, Jarkko; Samas, Peter; Strandberg, Roine; Grim, Tomas; Fossøy, Frode; Stokke, Bård Gunnar; Thorup, Kasper (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Being an obligate parasite, juvenile common cuckoos Cuculus canorus are thought to reach their African wintering grounds from Palearctic breeding grounds without guidance from experienced conspecifics but this has not been ...
    • From Svalbard to Siberia: Passerines breeding in the High Arctic also endure the Extreme cold of the Western Steppe 

      Snell, Katherine R. S.; Stokke, Bård Gunnar; Moksnes, Arne; Thorup, Kasper; Fossøy, Frode (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Few species are adapted to high latitudes, and many over-winter in milder climates with migrations involving extensive barrier crossings. By escaping extreme conditions for the majority of the year, physiological and ...