On Thursday 7 September 2023 our Animal Ecology department is organising a symposium on migratory birds under pressure, followed by the PhD thesis defence of Kees Schreven the next day.
Migratory birds under pressure will be chaired by Prof Bart Nolet (NIOO & University of Amsterdam).
- 14:30 – 15:15 How bleak or bright is the future of migrant birds?
Christiaan Both (University of Groningen)
- 15:15 – 15:30 Break
- 15:30 – 16:15 Birds of three worlds: year-round tracking of the elusive Taiga bean geese informs conservation and management
Toni Laaksonen (University of Turku, Finland)
- 16:15 – 16:30 Break
- 16:30 – 17:00 Geese colonising New Land: causes and mechanisms of range expansion in an Arctic breeding migrant
Kees Schreven (NIOO & University of Amsterdam)
- 17:00 – 18:00 Drinks
Friday 8 October: PhD Thesis defence by Kees Schreven will start at 11:00 at the University of Amsterdam.