Rainfall during parental care reduces reproductive and survival components of fitness in a passerine bird
Laugen, Ane T
- Publisher: BlackWell Publishing Ltd
Ecology and Evolution,
(issn: 2045-7758, eissn: 2045-7758)
offspring | precipitation | Ecology | wheatear | Feeding frequency | weather | Original Research | provisioning | Zoology
Adverse weather conditions during parental care may have direct consequences for offspring production, but longer-term effects on juvenile and parental survival are less well known. We used long-term data on reproductive output, recruitment, and parental survival in nor...