Tag: tree swallows

November 7, 2022

Warming climate, shrinking birds

As the climate warms, North American birds are becoming smaller. In a study published in Nature Ecology and Evolution, researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles found that over...

February 2, 2021

Urban living comes with tradeoffs for swallows

City life seems to benefit tree swallows in Ohio, but it also poses health consequences their rural counterparts don’t face. That’s the finding of a team of researchers who spent...

July 1, 2019

Remote-controlled device helps trap box-nesting birds

Wildlife managers can now capture birds by trapping them inside their nests using a remote-controlled device similar to a garage door opener. Dave Shutler, TWS member and a biology professor...