Monthly Archives: July 2013

Factors regulating colony size and breeding success of the White Stork in Algeria

Si Bachir, A., Chenchouni, H., Djeddou, N., Barbraud, C., Céréghino, R. & Santoul, F. (2013). Using self-organizing maps to investigate environmental factors regulating colony size and breeding success of the White Stork (Ciconia ciconia). Journal of Ornithology 154(2): 481-489. doi: … Continue reading

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Nesting of Black-winged Stilt and Collared Pratincole on a Moroccan coastal wetland

El Malki, S., Hanane, S. Joulami, L. & El Hamoumi, R. 2013. Nesting performance of the Black-winged Stilt and Collared Pratincole on a Moroccan coastal wetland: a comparison between natural and artificial habitats. Wader Study Group Bulletin 120 (1): 47–52. Continue reading

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Assessing bird ecological status at Salt Lake Djendli, North-east Algeria

Bensizerara, D., Chenchouni, H., Bachir, A. S., & Houhamdi, M. (2013). Ecological status interactions for assessing bird diversity in relation to a heterogeneous landscape structure. Avian Biology Research 6(1): 67-77. PDF  Abstract: Avian diversity is used to assess the functionality … Continue reading

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Habitats utilisés par le Tadorne casarca dans la zone humide d’Aguelmam Sidi Ali, Moyen Atlas, Maroc

Khaffou, M., Chahlaoui, A. & Samih, M. (2013). Les habitats utilisés par le Tadorne casarca (Tadorna ferruginea) dans la zone humide d’Aguelmam Sidi Ali – Site Ramsar – Moyen Atlas – Maroc. Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 7 (2): 598-606. … Continue reading

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Phylogeographic history of the Houbara–Macqueen’s bustard complex as revealed by mitochondrial DNA

Korrida, A. and Schweizer, M. (2014). Diversification across the Palaearctic desert belt throughout the Pleistocene: phylogeographic history of the Houbara–Macqueen’s bustard complex (Otididae: Chlamydotis) as revealed by mitochondrial DNA. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 52 (1): 65-74. doi: 10.1111/jzs.12036 Abstract: Studies on the … Continue reading

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Breeding performance of blue tits in relation to lead pollution and nest failure rates in Algeria

Brahmia, Z., Scheifler, R., Crini, N., Maas, S., Giraudoux, P., & Benyacoub, S. (2013). Breeding performance of blue tits (Cyanistes cæruleus ultramarinus) in relation to lead pollution and nest failure rates in rural, intermediate, and urban sites in Algeria. Environmental … Continue reading

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Increase in Yelkouan Shearwater population in Zembretta (Tunisia) following ship rat eradication

Dramatic increase in the Zembretta Yelkouan shearwater breeding population following ship rat eradication spurs interest in managing a 1500-year old invasion Continue reading

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