Moyes, Kelly; Nussey, Daniel H.; Clements, Michelle N.; Guinness, Fiona E.; Morris, Alison; Morris, Sean; Pemberton, Josephine M; Kruuk, Loeske; Clutton-Brock, Tim H
Most evidence for advances in phenology of in response to recent climate warming in wild vertebrate populations has come from long-term studies of birds. Few studies have either documented phenological advances or tested their climatic causes and demographic consequences in wild mammal systems. Using a long-term study of red deer on the Isle of Rum, Scotland, we present evidence of significant temporal trends in six phenological traits: oestrus date and parturition date in females, and antler...[Show more]
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.