New paper on great snipe migration
The three tracks from the 2011-paper suggested a remarkable migratory behaviour including long and fast overland non-stop flights.
In a new study, Åke Lindström et al. presents the migration pattern of Swedish male great snipes, based on 19 individuals tracked by light-level geolocators in four different years.
Read the early view of "The migration of the great snipe Gallinago media: intriguing variations on a grand theme" in Journal of Avian Biology.