Sensory adaptations to convergent micro-habitats - NERC GW4+ DTP
Dr S Montgomery, Prof N W Roberts
7 January 2019
How do animals tune in to the most relevant information in their environment? Microhabitat partitioning between mimicry rings in Neotropical butterflies provides a case study in adaptation to different sensory environments.
The validation of ecological citizen science data
Dr P Stephens, Mr D Roy, Dr J Judge, Dr G Smith
11 January 2019
Citizen science approaches to wildlife monitoring are growing in scope, scale and prevalence. Long-running examples such as the Pan-European Common Birds Monitoring Scheme, and the UK’s Butterfly Monitoring Scheme show the important impact that these approaches can have on both science and monitoring.