Birds of Two Worlds Symposium 2002

Birds of Two Worlds

From March 6-10 of 2002, the Smithsonian Institution hosted a symposium at the National Conservation Training Center in Shepherdstown, WV that synthesized recent cutting-edge findings on the ecology and evolution of migratory birds.

This landmark meeting brought together world-renowned experts for a series of invited talks, round table discussions, and a contributed poster session on the following major subject areas:

The symposium was organized by Russell Greenberg and Peter Marra of the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center and included contributions from Robert Ricklefs, Bill Karasov, Richard Holmes, Tom Martin, Eugene Morton, Mikko Monkonen, Sievert Rowher and many others. Proceedings have been published in a peer-reviewed volume.