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Optimal migratory behavior in spatially-explicit seasonal environments

Reluga, Timothy C.; Shaw, Allison

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Mass migrations of vertebrate and arthropod species have long been perceived as some of the most mystical phenomena in nature. And for eons, we have been asking ourselves why animals migrate. Ecologically, migration provides benefits in currencies of survival, growth, and reproduction, allowing animals to exploit environmental heterogeneities in space and time. Yet for a given environment, different species respond with different behaviors - some travelling large distances, while others shelter...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/67152
Source: Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems - Series B
DOI: 10.3934/dcdsb.2014.19.3359

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