For how long do trans-Saharan migrants stop over at an oasis?

D. Lavee, U. N. Safriel, I. Meilijson

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Abstract

Number alighting and stopover lengths depend on when and where an oasis is encountered. Birds tend to overfly oases or to stop for only one day either when the oasis is close to the point of migration initiation or when it is advantageous to reach breeding territories fast. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)33-44
Number of pages12
JournalOrnis Scandinavica
Volume22
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1991
Externally publishedYes

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