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  1. Understanding rhino movement behavior, especially their recursive movements, holds significant promise for enhancing rhino conservation efforts, and protecting their habitats and the biodiversity they support....

    Authors: Dana Paige Seidel, Wayne L. Linklater, Werner Kilian, Pierre du Preez and Wayne M. Getz

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:34

    Content type: Research

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  2. Natural environments are dynamic systems with conditions varying across years. Higher trophic level consumers may respond to changes in the distribution and quality of available prey by moving to locate new re...

    Authors: Katie St. John Glew, Sarah Wanless, Michael P. Harris, Francis Daunt, Kjell Einar Erikstad, Hallvard Strøm, John R. Speakman, Benjamin Kürten and Clive N. Trueman

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:33

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  3. Although many aspects of passerine migration are genetically determined, routing appears to be flexibly adjusted to the conditions experienced on each individual journey. This holds especially true for routing...

    Authors: Vera Brust, Bianca Michalik and Ommo Hüppop

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:32

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  4. As obligate scavengers utilizing similar habitats, interspecific competition undoubtedly occurs between resident black (Coragyps atratus) and turkey (Cathartes aura) vultures. In the interest of exploring how sym...

    Authors: Amanda E. Holland, Michael E. Byrne, Jeffrey Hepinstall-Cymerman, A. Lawrence Bryan, Travis L. DeVault, Olin E. Rhodes Jr and James C. Beasley

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:31

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  5. The early life of marine apex predators is poorly known, particularly for diving species. The orientation and foraging skills are presumably less developed in juveniles than in adults, especially during their ...

    Authors: F. Orgeret, C. Péron, M. R. Enstipp, K. Delord, H. Weimerskirch and C. A. Bost

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:29

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  6. Understanding the factors influencing movement is essential to forecasting species persistence in a changing environment. Movement is often studied using mechanistic models, extrapolating short-term observatio...

    Authors: Luke C. Evans, Richard M. Sibly, Pernille Thorbek, Ian Sims, Tom H. Oliver and Richard J. Walters

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:24

    Content type: Research

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  7. Animal-borne data loggers today often house several sensors recording simultaneously at high frequency. This offers opportunities to gain fine-scale insights into behaviour from individual-sensor as well as in...

    Authors: Pritish Chakravarty, Maiki Maalberg, Gabriele Cozzi, Arpat Ozgul and Kamiar Aminian

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:28

    Content type: Methodology article

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  8. Bats are among the most successful desert mammals. Yet, our understanding of their spatio-temporal dynamics in habitat use associated with the seasonal oscillation of resources is still limited. In this study,...

    Authors: Irene Conenna, Adrià López-Baucells, Ricardo Rocha, Simon Ripperger and Mar Cabeza

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:27

    Content type: Research

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  9. Anthropogenic changes in the climate and environment have globally affected ecological processes such that the spatiotemporal occurrence of the main annual cycle events (i.e., breeding, wintering, moulting, an...

    Authors: Heiko Schmaljohann

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:25

    Content type: Research

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  10. Species distribution models have shown that blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus) occur seasonally in high densities in the most biologically productive regions of the California Current Ecosystem (CCE). Satellite ...

    Authors: Daniel M. Palacios, Helen Bailey, Elizabeth A. Becker, Steven J. Bograd, Monica L. DeAngelis, Karin A. Forney, Elliott L. Hazen, Ladd M. Irvine and Bruce R. Mate

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:26

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  11. With the growth and expansion of human development, large mammals will increasingly encounter humans, elevating the likelihood of human-wildlife conflicts. Understanding the behavior and movement of large mamm...

    Authors: Katherine A. Zeller, David W. Wattles, Laura Conlee and Stephen DeStefano

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:19

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  12. Oribatida and Collembola are an important part of the soil food web and increase soil fertility by contributing to the recycling of nutrients out of dead organic matter. Active locomotion enables only limited ...

    Authors: Meike M. Schuppenhauer, Ricarda Lehmitz and Willi E. R. Xylander

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:20

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  13. Multiple methods have been developed to infer behavioral states from animal movement data, but rarely has their accuracy been assessed from independent evidence, especially for location data sampled with high ...

    Authors: Edward Hurme, Eliezer Gurarie, Stefan Greif, L. Gerardo Herrera M., José Juan Flores-Martínez, Gerald S. Wilkinson and Yossi Yovel

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:21

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  14. Several generalist species benefit from food provided by human activities. Food from anthropogenic sources is often high in caloric value and can positively influence reproductive success or survival. However,...

    Authors: Susanne van Donk, Judy Shamoun-Baranes, Jaap van der Meer and Kees C. J. Camphuysen

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:17

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  15. For data collected on a circular rather than linear scale, a very common procedure is to test whether the underlying distribution appears to deviate from circular uniformity. Rao’s spacing test is often used t...

    Authors: Lukas Landler, Graeme D. Ruxton and E. Pascal Malkemper

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:15

    Content type: Methodology article

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  16. Flying foxes (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae) are large bats that often roost in the sun, hence solar-powered GPS/GSM devices can track their movements over extended periods. The endemic Mauritian flying fox (Pteropus ...

    Authors: Ryszard Z. Oleksy, Charles L. Ayady, Vikash Tatayah, Carl Jones, Paul W. Howey, Jérémy S. P. Froidevaux, Paul A. Racey and Gareth Jones

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:12

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  17. Following publication of the original article [1], the authors reported that one of the authors’ names was spelled incorrectly. In this Correction the incorrect and correct author name are shown. The original ...

    Authors: Christine M. Anderson, H. Grant Gilchrist, Robert A. Ronconi, Katherine R. Shlepr, Daniel E. Clark, D. V. Chip Weseloh, Gregory J. Robertson and Mark L. Mallory

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:13

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in Movement Ecology 2019 7:8

  18. Lack of suitable analytical software and computational power constrains the comprehension of animal movement. In particular, we are aware of no tools allowing simulating spatially-explicit multistate Markovian...

    Authors: Lorenzo Quaglietta and Miguel Porto

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:11

    Content type: Software article

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  19. Bacterial swarming is a collective mode of motion in which cells migrate rapidly over surfaces, forming dynamic patterns of whirls and jets. This review presents a physical point of view of swarming bacteria, ...

    Authors: Avraham Be’er and Gil Ariel

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:9

    Content type: Review

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  20. Recognizing the factors influencing migratory individuals throughout their annual cycle is important for understanding the drivers of population dynamics. Previous studies have found that Herring Gulls (Larus arg...

    Authors: Christine M. Anderson, H. Grant Gilchrist, Robert A. Ronconi, Katherine R. Shlepr, Daniel E. Clark, D. V. Chip Weseloh, Gregory J. Robertson and Mark L. Mallory

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:8

    Content type: Research

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Movement Ecology 2019 7:13

  21. Spatio-temporal patterns of movement can characterize relationships between organisms and their surroundings, and address gaps in our understanding of species ecology, activity budgets, bioenergetics, and habi...

    Authors: Fiona McDuie, Michael L. Casazza, Cory T. Overton, Mark P. Herzog, C. Alexander Hartman, Sarah H. Peterson, Cliff L. Feldheim and Joshua T. Ackerman

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:6

    Content type: Research

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  22. In the original publication of this article [1], the majority

    Authors: Thomas Oudman, Theunis Piersma, Mohamed V. Ahmedou Salem, Marieke E. Feis, Anne Dekinga, Sander Holthuijsen, Job ten Horn, Jan A. van Gils and Allert I. Bijleveld

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:5

    Content type: Publisher Correction

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    The original article was published in Movement Ecology 2018 6:24

  23. Individual bees exhibit complex movement patterns to efficiently exploit small areas within larger plant populations. How such individual spatial behaviours scale up to the collective level, when several forag...

    Authors: Cristian Pasquaretta, Raphael Jeanson, Jerome Pansanel, Nigel E. Raine, Lars Chittka and Mathieu Lihoreau

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:4

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  24. For the conservation and management of migratory species that strongly decrease or increase due to anthropological impacts, a clear delineation of populations and quantification of possible mixing (migratory c...

    Authors: A. Kölzsch, G. J. D. M. Müskens, P. Szinai, S. Moonen, P. Glazov, H. Kruckenberg, M. Wikelski and B. A. Nolet

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:3

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  25. Telemetry and biologging systems, ‘tracking’ hereafter, have been instrumental in meeting the challenges associated with studying the ecology and behaviour of cryptic, wide-ranging marine mega-vertebrates. Ove...

    Authors: Lucy C. M. Omeyer, Wayne J. Fuller, Brendan J. Godley, Robin T. E. Snape and Annette C. Broderick

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:2

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  26. In long-lived seabirds that migrate large distances independently of each other, the early part of the breeding season is crucially important for a successful reproductive attempt. During this phase, pair bond...

    Authors: Petra Quillfeldt, Henri Weimerskirch, Juan F. Masello, Karine Delord, Rona A. R. McGill, Robert W. Furness and Yves Cherel

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2019 7:1

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  27. In movement ecology, the few works that have taken collective behaviour into account are data-driven and rely on simplistic theoretical assumptions, relying in metrics that may or may not be measuring what is ...

    Authors: Rocio Joo, Marie-Pierre Etienne, Nicolas Bez and Stéphanie Mahévas

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:26

    Content type: Review

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  28. Long-distance migration has evolved multiple times in different animal taxa. For insect migrants, the complete annual migration cycle covering several thousand kilometres, may be performed by several generatio...

    Authors: Oskar Brattström, Anatoly Shapoval, Leonard I. Wassenaar, Keith A. Hobson and Susanne Åkesson

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:25

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  29. Space use strategies by foraging animals are often considered to be species-specific. However, similarity between conspecific strategies may also result from similar resource environments. Here, we revisit cla...

    Authors: Thomas Oudman, Theunis Piersma, Mohamed V. Ahmedou Salem, Marieke E. Feis, Anne Dekinga, Sander Holthuijsen, Job ten Horn, Jan A. van Gils and Allert I. Bijleveld

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:24

    Content type: Research

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    The Publisher Correction to this article has been published in Movement Ecology 2019 7:5

  30. Previous investigations of autumn-migrating ducks have reported weak connections between weather conditions and the decision to migrate from stopover sites. We leveraged relatively new weather surveillance rad...

    Authors: Benjamin J. O’Neal, Joshua D. Stafford, Ronald P. Larkin and Eric S. Michel

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:23

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  31. While many species have suffered from the detrimental impacts of increasing human population growth, some species, such as cougars (Puma concolor), have been observed using human-modified landscapes. However, hum...

    Authors: Frances E. Buderman, Mevin B Hooten, Mathew W Alldredge, Ephraim M Hanks and Jacob S Ivan

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:22

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  32. The Arctic is experiencing rapid reductions in sea ice and in some areas tidal glaciers are melting and retracting onto land. These changes are occurring at extremely rapid rates in the Northeast Atlantic Arct...

    Authors: Jade Vacquié-Garcia, Christian Lydersen, Rolf A. Ims and Kit M. Kovacs

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:21

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  33. High-latitude bird migration has evolved after the last glaciation, in less than 10,000–15,000 years. Migrating songbirds rely on an endogenous migratory program, encoding timing, fueling, and routes, but it i...

    Authors: Kristaps Sokolovskis, Giuseppe Bianco, Mikkel Willemoes, Diana Solovyeva, Staffan Bensch and Susanne Åkesson

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:20

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  34. Over the past decade, the miniaturisation of animal borne tags such as geolocators and GPS-transmitters has revolutionized our knowledge of the whereabouts of migratory species. Novel light-weight multi-sensor...

    Authors: Felix Liechti, Silke Bauer, Kiran L. Dhanjal-Adams, Tamara Emmenegger, Pavel Zehtindjiev and Steffen Hahn

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:19

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  35. Increases in landscape connectivity can improve a species’ ability to cope with habitat fragmentation and degradation. Wildlife corridors increase landscape connectivity and it is therefore important to identi...

    Authors: Anne K. Scharf, Jerrold L. Belant, Dean E. Beyer Jr, Martin Wikelski and Kamran Safi

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:18

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  36. Matching animal movement with the behaviors that shape life history requires a rigorous connection between the observed patterns of space use and inferred behavioral states. As animal-borne dataloggers capture...

    Authors: Ben G. Weinstein, Ladd Irvine and Ari S. Friedlaender

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:16

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  37. Millions of flying migrants encounter the Great Lakes and other large water bodies on long-distance flights each spring and fall, but quantitative data regarding how they traverse these obstacles are limited. ...

    Authors: Kevin W. Heist, Tim S. Bowden, Jake Ferguson, Nathan A. Rathbun, Erik C. Olson, Daniel C. Nolfi, Rebecca Horton, Jeffrey C. Gosse, Douglas H. Johnson and Michael T. Wells

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:15

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  38. Persistent declines in migratory songbird populations continue to motivate research exploring contributing factors to inform conservation efforts. Nearctic-Neotropical migratory species’ population declines ha...

    Authors: Zachary S. Ladin, Steffie Van Nieuland, Solny A. Adalsteinsson, Vincent D’Amico, Jacob L. Bowman, Jeffrey J. Buler, Jan M. Baetens, Bernard De Baets and W. Gregory Shriver

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:17

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  39. Animals change their habitat use in response to spatio-temporal fluctuation of resources. Some resources may vary periodically according to the moonphase. Yet it is poorly documented how animals, particularly ...

    Authors: Manuel Roeleke, Tobias Teige, Uwe Hoffmeister, Friederike Klingler and Christian C. Voigt

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:11

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  40. Characterizing animal space use is critical for understanding ecological relationships. Animal telemetry technology has revolutionized the fields of ecology and conservation biology by providing high quality s...

    Authors: Brian D. Gerber, Mevin B. Hooten, Christopher P. Peck, Mindy B. Rice, James H. Gammonley, Anthony D. Apa and Amy J. Davis

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:14

    Content type: Methodology article

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  41. Ectotherms are assumed to be strongly influenced by the surrounding ambient and environmental conditions for daily activity and movement. As such, ecological and physiological factors contribute to stimuli inf...

    Authors: Adam F. Parlin, Jessica A. Nardone, John Kelly Dougherty, Mimi Rebein, Kamran Safi and Paul J. Schaeffer

    Citation: Movement Ecology 2018 6:12

    Content type: Research

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