State of the Birds 2017: Citations

Black-capped chickadee © Bill Thompson, USFWS
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Executive Summary

  1. Isbell, F., D. Craven, J. Connolly, M. Loreau, B. Schmid, C. Beierkuhnlein, T.M. Bezemer, C. Bonin, H. Bruelheide, E. de Luca, et al. 2015. Biodiversity increases the resistance of ecosystem productivity to climate extremes. Nature 526(7574): 574-577. doi: 10.1038/nature15374.
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Exploring the Future: Mapping Our Breeding Birds in 2050

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What to Expect From Climate Change

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  4. Easterling, W., R. Kates, M. Ruth, E. Sussman, A. Whelchel, and D. Wolfe.2014. 2014 National Climate Assessment. U.S. Global Change Research Program. Washington, D.C., USA. URL:
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  6. IPCC. 2013. Climate Change 2013: The physical science basis. Working Group I contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. URL:
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  8. Kunkel, K.E., L.E. Stevens, S.E. Stevens, L. Sun, E. Janssen, D. Wuebbles, C.E. Konrad II, C.M. Fuhrman, B.D. Keim, M.C. Kruk, et al. 2013. Regional Climate Trends and Scenarios for the U.S. National Climate Assessment: Part 1. Climate of the Northeast U.S. NOAA Technical Report NESDIS: 142-1. Washington, D.C.  URL:
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  14. Pershing, A.J., M.A. Alexander, C.M. Hernandez, L.A. Kerr, A. Le Bris, K.E. Mills, J.A. Nye, N.R. Record, H.A. Scannell, J.D. Scott, et al. 2015. Slow adaptation in the face of rapid warming leads to collapse of the Gulf of Maine cod fishery. Science 350(6262): 809–812. doi: 10.1126/science.aac9819.
  15. Veit, R.R. and W.A. Montevecchi. 2006. The influences of global climate change on marine birds. Acta Zoologica Sinica 52(Supplement): 165–168.
  16. Visser, M.E. and C. Both. 2005. Shifts in phenology due to global climate change: the need for a yardstick. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 272(1581): 2561–2569. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2005.3356.
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The Coast

  1. Fitzgerald, D. (2002, May 30). Personal communication.
  2. Oldale, R.N. and S. Dinwoody. 1999. Coastal erosion on Cape Cod—some questions and answers. Cape Naturalist, the Journal of the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History 25: 70–76.
  3. Weston, N.B. 2014. Declining sediments and rising seas: an unfortunate convergence for tidal wetlands. Estuaries and Coasts 37(1): 1–23.
  4. Seavey, J.R., B. Gilmer, and K. McGarigal. 2011. Effect of sea-level rise on piping plover (Charadrius melodus) breeding habitat. Biological Conservation144: 393–401.
  5. Craik, S. R., A.R. Hanson, R.D. Titman, M.L. Mahoney, and É. Tremblay.  2015. Potential impacts of storm surges and sea-level rise on nesting habitat of Red-breasted Mergansers (Mergus serrator) on Barrier Islands in New Brunswick, Canada. Waterbirds 38(1): 77–85. doi:  10.1675/063.038.0110.
  6. Hammar-Klose, E.S., E.A. Pendleton, E.R. Thieler, and S.J. Williams. 2002. Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Cape Cod National Seashore to Sea-Level Rise, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-233.  
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  8. Rodenhouse, N.L., S.N. Matthews, K.P. McFarland, J.D. Lambert, L.R. Iverson, A. Prasad, T.S. Stillett, and R.T. Holmes. 2008. Potential effects of climate change on birds of the Northeast. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change 13: 487–516.
  9. Scavia, D., J.C. Field, D.F. Boesch, R.W. Buddemeier, V. Burkett, D.R. Cayan, M. Fogarty, M.A. Harwell, R.W. Howarth, and C. Mason. 2002. Estuaries 25: 149–164.
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The Salt Marsh

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  2. Correll, M.D., W.A. Wiest, T.P. Hodgman, W.G. Shriver, C.S. Elphick, B.J. McGill, K O’brien, and B.J. Olson. 2016. Conservation Biology 31(1): 172–182.
  3. Field, C.R., C. Gjerdrum, and C.S. Elphick. 2016. Forest resistance to sea-level rise prevents landward migration of tidal marsh. Biological Conservation 201:363–369. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2016.07.035.
  4. Elphick, C.S., S. Meiman, and M.A. Rubega. 2015. Tidal-flow restoration provides little nesting habitat for a globally vulnerable saltmarsh bird. Restoration Ecology 23: 439–446. doi: 10.1111/rec.12194.
  5. Hunter, E.A., N.P. Nibbelink, and R.J. Cooper. 2016. Divergent forecasts for two salt marsh specialists in response to sea level rise. Animal Conservation 20(1): 20–28. doi: 10.1111/acv.12280.
  6. Johnson, D.S. 2014. Fiddler on the roof: a northern range extension for the marsh fiddler crab Uca pugnax. Journal of Crustacean Biology. 34(5): 671–673. doi: 10.1163/1937240X-00002268.
  7. Johnson, D.S. 2015. The savory swimmer swims north: a northern range extension of the blue crab Callinectes sapidus. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 35(1): 105–110. doi: 10.1163/1937240X-00002293.
  8. Kirwan, M.L., G.R. Guntenspergen, A. D’Alpaos, J.T. Morris, S.M. Mudd, S. Temmerman. 2010. Limits on the adaptability of coastal marshes to rising sea level. Geophysical Research Letters 37(23). doi: 10.1029/2010GL045489.
  9. Watson, E.B., K.B. Raposa, J.C. Carey, C. Wigand, and R.S. Warren. 2016. Anthropocene survival of southern New England’s salt marshes. Estuaries and Coasts 40(3): 617–625.
  10. Wiest, W.A., M.D. Correll, B.J. Olsen, C.S. Elphick, T.P. Hodgman, D.R. Curson and W.G. Shriver. 2016. Population estimates for tidal marsh birds of high conservation concern in the northeastern USA from a design-based survey. The Condor 118(2): 274–288. doi: 10.1650/CONDOR-15-30.1.

Seabirds in a Warming World

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  7. Hall, C.S., S.W. Kress, and C.R. Griffin.2000. Composition, spatial and temporal variation of Common and Arctic Tern diets in the Gulf of Maine. Waterbirds 23 (3): 430–439. doi: 10.2307/1522180.
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The Forest

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