Modelling population dynamics from detection survey data
Centre for Research into Ecological and Environmental Modelling
Prof L Thomas, Dr R Glennie
Applications accepted all year round
Ecologists collect data on wild animal populations by a variety of survey methods and infer from these how the population changes over time through recruitment, survival, and movement processes.
Evolution and ecology of extractive foraging in birds and mammals
Prof RA Barton, Dr S Street
18 January 2019
Extractive foraging is the act of locating and processing embedded or encased foods such as underground plant storage organs, wood-boring arthropods, shellfish or plant parts protected by a thorny, tough or hard matrix (1-3).