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Table 2 Species composition and sample size used in the study

From: Flying with the wind: scale dependency of speed and direction measurements in modelling wind support in avian flight

Species Latin name Individuals Locations Time range Schedule (min between fixes)
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 108 149543 Nov. 2008 – Nov. 2010 15 and 90
White-fronted goose Anser albifrons 4 3382 Feb. 2008 – Sep. 2008 120
Barnacle goose Branta leucopsis 27 35448 Apr. 2006 – Sept. 2009 120
White stork Ciconia ciconia 4 9685 Mar. 2009 – May 2010 60
Swallow-tailed gull Creagrus furcatus 16 9249 Aug. 2008 – Jul. 2009 5
Whooper swan Cygnus cygnus 56 59315 Aug. 2007 – Sep.2009 60
Dolphin gull Larus scoresbii 18 2847 Jan. 2009 30
Waved albatross Phoebastria irrorata 29 16140 May – Nov. 2008 90
Ruddy shelduck Tadorna ferruginea 26 47473 Mar. 2007 – Mar. 2010 120