Vermont Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit

The University of Vermont
Rubenstein School of Environment and  Natural Resources
Burlington, VT 05405

Phone: (802) 656-3011
Fax: (802) 656-8683



Nearshore Habitat Priorities for Migratory Songbirds


Principle Investigator
Graduate Student(s)
Funding Sources
Project Brochure
Selected Links

Principal Investigator:  Therese Donovan

Cooperators:  Sidney A. Gauthreaux, Jr.

Graduate Student:  David Bonter

Funding Sources:

The Nature Conservancy Great Lakes Program
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Great Lakes Nation Program


Bonter, D., T. Donovan, and E. Brooks.  2007.  Daily mass changes in landbirds during migration stopover on the south shore of Lake Ontario. Auk 124:1-12.
Bonter, D.  2003.  The migration and ecology of landbirds during migration in the Great Lakes basis.  Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont U.S.A.
More coming soon!

Selected Links:

Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Braddock Bay Bird Observatory
Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife 




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Last modified: February 19, 2008