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Scott Sillett

Research Scientist / Migratory Bird Center

Research Focus

how events throughout the annual cycle of migratory birds are interconnected and how multiple mechanisms, both natural and human-related, operate to limit and regulate these bird populations.

Most Recent Publications

Hofman, Courtney A., Rick, Torben C., Hawkins, Melissa T. R., Funk, W. C., Ralls, Katherine, Boser, Christina L., Collins, Paul W., Coonan, Tim, King, Julie L., Morrison, Scott A., Newsome, Seth D., Sillett, T. S., Fleischer, Robert C. and Maldonado, Jesus E. Mitochondrial Genomes Suggest Rapid Evolution of Dwarf California Channel Islands Foxes (Urocyon littoralis), PloS One, 10 (2) 1-15. 2015.

Hostetler, Jeffrey A., Sillett, T. S. and Marra, Peter P. Full-annual-cycle population models for migratory birds, The Auk, 132 (2) 433-449. 2015.

Kaiser, Sara A., Sillett, T. S., Risk, Benjamin B. and Webster, Michael S. Experimental food supplementation reveals habitat-dependent male reproductive investment in a migratory bird, Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences, 282 (1803) . 2015.

Langin, Kathryn M., Sillett, T. S., Funk, W. C., Morrison, Scott A., Desrosiers, Michelle A. and Ghalambor, Cameron K. Islands within an island: Repeated adaptive divergence in a single population, Evolution, 69 (3) 653-665. 2015.

Marra, Peter P., Studds, Colin E., Wilson, Scott, Sillett, T. S., Sherry, Thomas W. and Holmes, Richard T. Non-breeding season habitat quality mediates the strength of density-dependence for a migratory bird, Proceedings.Biological Sciences / The Royal Society, 282 (1811) . 2015.

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