Tracking small songbirds generates important insights into avian ecology, but does not always work out the way you planned
About the author
Lysanne Snijders currently works as a Behavioural Ecology Postdoc at the Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB-Berlin). Here she studies the social network dynamics of Trinidadian guppies. She conducted her PhD at the Behavioural Ecology Group of Wageningen University & Research in cooperation with the Animal Ecology department of the Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW). For the Dutch Bird Protection she writes weblogs about the breeding ‘webcam’ Great Tits: ‘Beleef de Lente’.