Results of research investigating the impacts of non-native earthworms on ground nesting songbirds, led by CB PhD alum Scott Loss, were featured in Conservation Magazine online earlier this month. The piece highlights a journal article published recently in Conservation Biology written by Scott and his advisor Rob Blair.
Check it out, here.
For the original article:
LOSS, S., & BLAIR, R. (2011). Reduced Density and Nest Survival of Ground-Nesting Songbirds Relative to Earthworm Invasions in Northern Hardwood Forests. Conservation Biology, 25 (5), 983-992 DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2011.01719.x