WhinCHAT

Digital Magazine for Whinchat Research and Conservation


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Content of Volume III

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Whinchat in the Styrian ennstal


Habitat requirements and populati on development of the Whinchat (Saxicola rubetra) in the Styrian Ennstal (Austria).

Author: Sophie Völsgen

10 pages

Additional perches  in Upper Austria


Increased perch availability in breeding areas in the Mühlviertel - first experiences.

Author: Hans Uhl

2 pages

Whinchat in north-east Upper Franconia


The Whinchat (Saxicola rubetra) in north-eastern Upper Franconia - Results and experiences from the first year of the Project, 2017-2018.

Author: Laura Tschernek

9 pages


Whinchat near Salzwedel/Germany


The Whinchat Saxicola rubetra along the “Green Belt” near Salzwedel - Part 1: Occurrence, habitat, phenology, reproduction and population structure.

Author: Olaf Olejnik

12 pages

Interspecific competition between Red-backed Shrike and Whinchat


Interspecific competition between Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio and Whinchat Saxicola rubetra.

Author: Olaf Olejnik

7 pages

Whinchat and stonechat in the Chiemsee area/Germany


Contrasting population trends of Whinchat (Saxicola rubetra) and Stonechat (S. rubicola) in fens south of lake Chiemsee (Bavaria, Germany).

Authors: Nikolas Thum & Hanno Schäfer

5 pages


Agri-environmental measures in Lower Saxony


Can agri-environmental measures in Lower Saxony contribute to the protection of the Whinchat (Saxicola rubetra)?

Author: Christoph Siems-Wedhorn

9 pages

social aTTracTion as a conservaTion measure


An experimental test of social attraction as a conservation measure for the Whinchat Saxicola rubetra.

Authors: Matthias Vögeli, Simon Kofler, Reto Spaar & Martin U. Grüebler

8 pages

Photo: Davorin Tome

Success in Whinchat protection


Success in Whinchat protection - examples from Central Europe.

Author: Hans-Valentin Bastian

7 pages


Thoughts on the autumn passage of Whinchats


Thoughts on the autumn passage of Whinchats Saxicola rubetra in Upper Franconia and elsewhere.

Author: Jonathan Guest

5 pages

Simulated fences as a practical conservation Measure


Further experience with the provision of simulated fences as a practical conservation measure for Whinchats (Saxicola rubetra).

Author: Olaf Olejnik

4 pages

Success at the fourth aTTempt!


Success at the fourth attempt! One Whinchat pair‘s remarkable breeding season in the Lausitz hills (Saxonia, Germany)

Author: Uwe Leipert

3 pages


Whinchats from Ljubljansko barje, Slovenia


Whinchats from Ljubljansko barje, Slovenia –
four years on.

Author: Davorin Tome

1 page

Whinchats at RSPB Geltsdale in 2018, Cumbria, UK


Whinchats at RSPB Geltsdale in 2018, Cumbria, UK.

Authors: Stephen Westerberg, Amanda Proud & Martin Ketcher

2 pages

Paper show 2018


Abstracts and summaries of new papers with „Whinchat in main focus“ that were

mostly published in 2017.

10 pages