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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) . 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, . 2015.

Sollmann, Rahel, Gardner, Beth, Chandler, Richard B., Royle, J. A. and Sillett, T. S. An open population hierarchical distance sampling model, Ecology, 96 (2) 325-331. 2015.

Kaiser, Sara A., Sillett, T. S. and Webster, Michael S. Phenotypic plasticity in hormonal and behavioural responses to changes in resource conditions in a migratory songbird, Animal Behaviour, 96 19-29. 2014.

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