Publications

  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Why birds matter. University of Chicago Press. Accepted, .
  • Wormworth, J. (date unknown). Wormworth, J., Sekercioglu, C.H. 2011. Winged Sentinels: Birds and Climate Change. Cambridge University Press. New York. NHBS Book of the Year.. Accepted, .
  • Sodhi, N.S. (date unknown). Sodhi, N.S., Sekercioglu, C.H., Robinson, S., Barlow, J. 2011. Conservation of Tropical Birds. Wiley-Blackwell. Oxford.. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2010. Ecosystem functions and services. In Conservation Biology for All, eds. N.S. Sodhi and P.R. Ehrlich. Pp. 45-72. Oxford University Press.. Accepted, .
  • Whelan, C.J. (date unknown). Why birds matter. University of Chicago Press. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Why birds matter. University of Chicago Press. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Why birds matter. University of Chicago Press. Accepted, .
  • Wenny, D. (date unknown). Why birds matter. University of Chicago Press. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2006. Ecological significance of bird populations. Pp. 15-51 in Handbook of the Birds of the World, volume 11. del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A. and Christie, D.A. (Eds.). Lynx Press and BirdLife International. Barcelona and Cambridge.. Accepted, .
  • Stratford, J. (date unknown). Stratford, J., Sekercioglu C.H. 2015. Birds in forest ecosystems. Pp. 281-296 in Handbook of Forest Ecology. Corlett, R., Peh, K. and Bergeron, Y. (Eds.). Routeledge Press. London.. Accepted, .
  • Tobias, J. (date unknown). Tobias, J., Sekercioglu, C.H., Vargas, F.H. 2013. Bird conservation in tropical ecosystems: challenges and opportunites. Pp. 258-276 in Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2. MacDonald, D. (Ed.). John Wiley & Sons. New York.. Accepted, .
  • Buechley, E. (date unknown). Buechley, E., Sekercioglu, C.H. 2013. Endangered species. Pp. 259-175 in Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia - Biodiversity. Gale Press. Independence.. Accepted, .
  • Miller-Rushing, A.J. (date unknown). Miller-Rushing, A.J., Primack, R.B., Sekercioglu, C.H. 2009. Conservation consequences of climate change for birds. Pp. 295-309 in Effects of Climate Change on Birds. Pape Moller, A., Fiedler, W. and Berthold, P. (Eds.). Oxford University Press. Oxford.. Accepted, .
  • Amano T, Berdejo-Espinola V, Christie AP, Willott K, Akasaka M, Báldi A, Berthinussen A, Bertolino S, Bladon AJ, Chen M, Choi CY, Bou Dagher Kharrat M, de Oliveira LG, Farhat P, Golivets M, Hidalgo Aranzamendi N, Jantke K, Kajzer-Bonk J, Kemahlı Aytekin ... (date unknown). Tapping into non-English-language science for the conservation of global biodiversity. PLoS biology. Vol. 19, e3001296. Accepted, .
  • Akkucuk, U. (date unknown). NGOs for environmental sustainability: the case of the KuzeyDoga Foundation. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin. Vol. 25, 6038-6044. Accepted, .
  • Kennedy, C.M. (date unknown). Optimizing land use decision-making to sustain Brazilian agricultural profits, biodiversity and ecosystem services. Biological Conservation. Vol. 204, 221-230. Accepted, .
  • Chynoweth, M.W. (date unknown). Human-wildlife conflict as a barrier to large carnivore management and conservation in Turkey. Invited contribution to special issue on mammals of Western Palearctic. Turkish Journal of Zoology. Accepted, .
  • Yildirim, Y. (date unknown). Investigation of West Nile Virus infection in brown bears (Ursus arctos) in Turkey. Eurasian Journal of Veterinary Sciences. Vol. 33, 190-194. Accepted, .
  • Bates AE, Primack RB, Biggar BS, Bird TJ, Clinton ME, Command RJ, Richards C, Shellard M, Geraldi NR, Vergara V, Acevedo-Charry O, Colón-Piñeiro Z, Ocampo D, Ocampo-Peñuela N, Sánchez-Clavijo LM, Adamescu CM, Cheval S, Racoviceanu T, Adams MD, Kalisa E, K... (date unknown). Global COVID-19 lockdown highlights humans as both threats and custodians of the environment. Biological conservation. Vol. 263, 109175. Accepted, .
  • Bates (date unknown). Global COVID-19 lockdown highlights humans as threats and custodians of the environment. Biological Conservation. Accepted, .
  • Şekercioğlu ÇH, Mendenhall CD, Oviedo-Brenes F, Horns JJ, Ehrlich PR, Daily GC (date unknown). Long-term declines in bird populations in tropical agricultural countryside. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. Vol. 116, 9903-9912. Accepted, .
  • Horns, J.J. (date unknown). Geolocator tracking of great reed warbler identifies key regions of importance to migratory wetland specialists throughout the Middle East and Sub-Saharan Africa. Geolocator tracking of great reed warbler identifies key regions of importance to migratory wetland specialists throughout the Middle East and Sub-Saharan Africa. Vol. 118, 835-849. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Tropical countryside riparian corridors provide critical habitat and connectivity for seed-dispersing forest birds in a fragmented landscape. Journal of Ornithology. Accepted, .
  • Amano T. (date unknown). Tapping into non-English-language science for the conservation of global biodiversity. PLoS Biology. Vol. 19. Accepted, .
  • Adler FR, Green AM, Şekercioğlu ÇH (date unknown). Citizen science in ecology: a place for humans in nature. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. Vol. 1469, 52-64. Accepted, .
  • Newbold, T. (date unknown). Newbold, T., Scharlemann, J., Butchart, S., Sekercioglu, C.H, Joppa, L., Alkemade, R., Purves, D., 2014. Functional traits, land-use change and the structure of present and future bird communities in tropical forests. Global Ecology and Biogeography 23: 1073-1084. Accepted, .
  • Louis, P.W. (date unknown). Spatial and temporal variability in migration of a soaring raptor across three continents. Frontiers in Ecology & Evolution. Vol. 323, 1-14. Accepted, .
  • Barnagaud, J.Y. (date unknown). Biogeographical, environmental and anthropogenic determinants of global patterns in bird taxonomic and trait turnover. Global Ecology and Biogeography. Vol. 26, 1190-1200. Accepted, .
  • Redding DW, Pigot AL, Dyer EE, Şekercioğlu ÇH, Kark S, Blackburn TM (date unknown). Location-level processes drive the establishment of alien bird populations worldwide. Nature. Vol. 571, 103-106. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg, M.H.C. (date unknown). Elevational changes in the avian community of a Mesoamerican cloud forest park. Biotropica. Vol. 50, 805-815. Accepted, .
  • Horns, J.J. (date unknown). Conservation of migratory species. Current Biology. Vol. 28, R980–R983. Accepted, .
  • Keinath, D. (date unknown). A global analysis of traits predicting species’ sensitivity to habitat fragmentation. Global Ecology and Biogeography. Vol. 26, 115-127. Accepted, .
  • Aerts, R. (date unknown). Conservation of ecosystem services does not secure the conservation of birds in a Peruvian shade coffee landscape. Bird Conservation International. Vol. 27, 71-82. Accepted, .
  • Dyer, E.E. (date unknown). A global analysis of the determinants of alien geographic range size in birds. Global Ecology and Biogeography. Vol. 25, 1346-1355. Accepted, .
  • Cazalis, V. (date unknown). Mismatch between bird species sensitivity and the protection of intact habitats across the Americas. Ecology Letters. Accepted, .
  • Kittelberger, K (date unknown). The value of citizen science in increasing our knowledge of under-sampled biodiversity: an overview of public documentation of Auchenorrhyncha and the hoppers of North Carolina. Frontiers in Enviro Science. Accepted, .
  • Nyffeler, M. (date unknown). Insectivorous birds consume an estimated 400-500 million tons of prey annually. Science of Nature. Vol. 105, 47-59. Accepted, .
  • Buechley, E. R. (date unknown). Buechley, E. R., Sekercioglu, C. H., Duguma, G., Ndungu, J. K., Lens, L., Abdu, B., Beyene, T. 2015. Bird community structure and conservation on Ethiopian shade-coffee farms. Biological Conservation 188: 50-60. Editor’s Choice “Must-Read” paper in August. Accepted, .
  • Mello, M.A.R. (date unknown). Mello, M.A.R., Rodrigues, F. A., Costa, L. F., Kissling, W.D., Sekercioglu, C. H., Marquitti, F.M.D., Kalko, E.K.V. 2015. Keystone species in seed dispersal networks are mainly determined by dietary specialization. Oikos 124: 1031-1039. Accepted, .
  • Burivalova, Z. (date unknown). Burivalova, Z., Sekercioglu, C.H., Koh, L.P. 2014. Thresholds of logging intensity to maintain tropical forest biodiversity. Current Biology 24: 1893-1898. Accepted, .
  • Maas, B. (date unknown). Bird and bat predation services in tropical forests and agroforestry landscapes. Biological Reviews. Accepted, .
  • Buechley, E.R. (date unknown). Vultures. Current Biology. Vol. 26. Accepted, .
  • Alexandrino, E.R. (date unknown). Highly disparate bird assemblages in sugarcane and pastures: implications for bird conservation in agricultural landscapes. Neotropical Biology and Conservation. Vol. 4, 169-194. Accepted, .
  • Aktay, L. (date unknown). Behavioural and morphological characteristics of white doves in Osmaniye, Turkey identify the population as Laughing Doves Streptopelia senegalensis. Zoology in the Middle East. Vol. 63, 189-193. Accepted, .
  • Alexandrino, E.B. (date unknown). Bird sensitivity to disturbance as an indicator of forest patchconditions: an issue in environmental assessments. Ecological Indicators. Vol. 66, 369-381. Accepted, .
  • Chynoweth, M. (date unknown). Chynoweth, M., Sekercioglu C.H. 2014. Conserving biodiversity: the tropical challenge. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 29: 374-375. Accepted, .
  • Cozzi, G. (date unknown). Anthropogenic food resources foster the coexistence of distinct life-history strategies: year-round sedentary and migratory brown bears. Journal of Zoology. Vol. 300, 142-150. Accepted, .
  • Bilgin, R. (date unknown). DNA barcoding of birds at a migratory hotspot in eastern Turkey reveals continental phylogeographic relationships. PLoS One. Vol. 11. Accepted, .
  • Buechley, E. R. (date unknown). Vanishing vultures: the collapse of critical scavengers. Current Biology. Accepted, .
  • Capitani, C. (date unknown). Preliminary analysis of wolf diet in a pastoralist community of north-eastern Turkey. Mammalia. Accepted, .
  • Cove MV, Kays R, Bontrager H, Bresnan C, Lasky M, Frerichs T, Klann R, Lee TE, Crockett SC, Crupi AP, Weiss KCB, Rowe H, Sprague T, Schipper J, Tellez C, Lepczyk CA, Fantle-Lepczyk JE, LaPoint S, Williamson J, Fisher-Reid MC, King SM, Bebko AJ, Chrysafis... (date unknown). SNAPSHOT USA 2019: a coordinated national camera trap survey of the United States. Ecology. Vol. 102, e03353. Accepted, .
  • Kittelberger, K (date unknown). Biological correlates of extinction risk in resident Philippine avifauna. Front Ecol Evol. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg M.H.C. (date unknown). Ecological and biogeographical predictors of taxonomic discord across the world’s birds. Global Ecology and Biogeography. Vol. 30, 1258-1270. Accepted, .
  • Buechley, E. R. (date unknown). Causes and consequences of avian scavenger population changes: catastrophic declines of vultures, trophic cascades and increased disease prevalence. Biological Conservation. Accepted, .
  • Buechley, E.R. (date unknown). The avian scavenger crisis: Looming extinctions, trophic cascades, and loss of critical ecosystem functions. Biological Conservation. Vol. 198, 220-228. Accepted, .
  • Capitani, C. (date unknown). Wolf diet in an agricultural landscape of north-eastern Turkey. Mammalia. Vol. 80, 329-334. Accepted, .
  • Mendenhall, C.D. (date unknown). Mendenhall, C. D., Sekercioglu, C. H., Oviedo-Brenes, F., Ehrlich, P.R., Daily, G.C. 2011. Predictive model for sustaining biodiversity in tropical countryside. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) 108: 163130-16316. Accepted, .
  • Dik, B (date unknown). Dik, B., Sekercioglu, C.H., Kırpık, M.A., Șaşmaz, Y. 2011. Chewing lice (Phthiraptera) found on songbirds (Passeriformes) in Turkey. Acta Parasitologica Turcica 35: 34-39. Accepted, .
  • Dik, B (date unknown). Dik, B., Sekercioglu, C.H., Kırpık, M.A. 2011. Chewing lice (Phthiraptera) species found on birds along the Aras River, Iğdır, Eastern Turkey. Kafkas Universitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi 17, 567–573. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2011. Functional extinctions of bird pollinators cause plant declines. Science 331: 1019-1020. Accepted, .
  • Wenny, D.G. (date unknown). Wenny, D.G., Devault, T., Johnson, M.D., Kelly, D., Sekercioglu, C.H., Tomback, D., Whelan, C.J. 2011. The need to quantify ecosystem services provided by birds. Auk 128: 1-14. Accepted, .
  • Blount J.D. (date unknown). Avian Use of Agricultural Areas as Migration Stopover Sites: A Review of Crop Management Practices and Ecological Correlates. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. Vol. 9. Accepted, .
  • Buechley ER, Oppel S, Efrat R, Phipps WL, Carbonell Alanís I, Álvarez E, Andreotti A, Arkumarev V, Berger-Tal O, Bermejo Bermejo A, Bounas A, Ceccolini G, Cenerini A, Dobrev V, Duriez O, García J, García-Ripollés C, Galán M, Gil A (date unknown). Differential survival throughout the full annual cycle of a migratory bird presents a life-history trade-off. The Journal of animal ecology. Vol. 90, 1228-1238. Accepted, .
  • Buechley E.R. (date unknown). Differential survival throughout the full annual cycle of a migratory bird presents a life-history trade-off. Journal of Animal Ecology. Vol. 90, 1228-1238. Accepted, .
  • Saunders, S.P. (date unknown). Bridging the research-implementation gap in avian conservation with translational ecology. Ornithological Applications. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg M.H.C. (date unknown). Temperature-associated decreases in demographic rates of Afrotropical bird species over 30 years. Global Change Biology. Vol. 27, 2254-2268. Accepted, .
  • Evans T. (date unknown). What factors increase the vulnerability of native birds to the impacts of alien birds?. Ecography. Vol. 44, 727-739. Accepted, .
  • Horns, J.J. (date unknown). Using opportunistic citizen science data to estimate avian population trends. Biological Conservation. Vol. 221, 151-159. Accepted, .
  • Chynoweth, M. (date unknown). Chynoweth, M., Coban, E., Sekercioglu, C.H. 2015. Conservation of a new breeding population of Caucasian lynx (Lynx lynx dinniki) in eastern Turkey. Turkish Journal of Zoology 39: 541-543. Accepted, .
  • Whelan, C.J. (date unknown). Whelan, C.J., Sekercioglu, C.H., Wenny, D.G. 2015. Why birds matter: from economic ornithology to ecosystem services. Journal of Ornithology 156: 227-238. Accepted, .
  • Burivalova, Z. (date unknown). Burivalova, Z., Lee, T. M., Giam, X., Sekercioglu, C.H., Wilcove, D.S., Koh, L.P. 2015. Avian responses to selective logging shaped by species traits and logging practices. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282: 20150164. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg M.H.C. (date unknown). Ecological Correlates of Elevational Range Shifts in Tropical Birds. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. Vol. 9. Accepted, .
  • Burin, G. (date unknown). Omnivory in birds is a macroevolutionary sink. Nature Communications. Vol. 7, 11250. Accepted, .
  • Barnagaud, J.Y. (date unknown). Functional biogeography of dietary strategies in birds. Global Ecology and Biogeography. Vol. 28, 1004-1017. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg MHC, Stanley TR (date unknown). Temperature-associated decreases in demographic rates of Afrotropical bird species over 30 years. Global change biology. Vol. 27, 2254-2268. Accepted, .
  • Suraci, J. (date unknown). Disturbance type and species life history predict mammal responses to humans. Global Change Biology. Accepted, .
  • Cove, M. V (date unknown). SNAPSHOT USA 2019: a coordinated national camera trap survey of the United States. Ecology. Accepted, .
  • Murgatroyd, M. (date unknown). Observations of large-scale diurnal raptor migration in the Horn of Africa. Sandgrous. Accepted, .
  • Kittelberger, K. (date unknown). First satellite-tracked migration of a Eurasian Thick-knee (Burhinus oedicnemus) in the Middle East ends in human-caused mortality. Zoology in the Middle East. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg, M. (date unknown). Ecological drivers of elevational shifts in tropical birds. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg, M. (date unknown). Ecological and biogeographical predictors of taxonomic discord across the world’s birds. Global Ecology & Biogeography. Accepted, .
  • Blount J.D. (date unknown). Review: COVID-19 highlights the importance of camera traps for wildlife conservation research and management. Biological Conservation. Vol. 256. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg, M.H.C. (date unknown). Endangered Basra reed warbler. Tourkish Journal of Zoology. Vol. 43, 250-253. Accepted, .
  • Buechley, E.R. (date unknown). Identifying critical migratory bottlenecks and high-use areas for an endangered migratory soaring bird across three continents. Journal of Avian Biology. Vol. 49, 1-13. Accepted, .
  • Chynoweth, M.W. (date unknown). Human-wildlife conflict as a barrier to large carnivore management and conservation in Turkey. Turkish Journal of Zoology. Vol. 40, 972-983. Accepted, .
  • Bradshaw, C.J.A. (date unknown). Bradshaw, C.J.A., Brook, B.W., Delean, S., Fordham, D.A., Herrando-Pérez, S., Cassey, P., Early, R., Sekercioglu, C.H, Araújo, M.B. 2014. Determinants of range contraction and expansion in British birds. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 281: 20140744. Accepted, .
  • Barnagaud, J.-Y. (date unknown). Barnagaud, J.-Y., Kissling, W., Sandel, B., Eiserhardt, W., Sekercioglu, C.H, Enquist, B., Tsirogiannis, C., Svenning, J.-C., 2014. Ecological traits influence the phylogenetic structure of bird species co-occurrences worldwide. Ecology Letters 17: 811-820. Accepted, .
  • Frehner, E.H. (date unknown). Subterranean caching of domestic cow (Bos taurus) carcasses by North American badgers (Taxidea taxus) in the Great Basin Desert, Utah. Western North American Naturalist. Vol. 77, 124-129. Accepted, .
  • Cazalis, V (date unknown). Mismatch between bird species sensitivity and the protection of intact habitats across the Americas. BioRxiv. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg, M.H.C. (date unknown). First satellite-tracked migration of a Eurasian Thick-knee (Burhinus oedicnemus) in the Middle East ends in human-caused mortality. Zoology in the Middle East. Accepted, .
  • Buechley, E.R. (date unknown). Differential survival throughout the full annual cycle of a migratory bird presents a life history trade-off. Journal of Animal Ecology. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg M.H.C. (date unknown). Afrotropical montane birds experience upslope shifts and range contractions along a fragmented elevational gradient in response to global warming. PLoS ONE. Vol. 16. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg, M.H.C. (date unknown). Afrotropical montane birds experience upslope shifts and range contractions along a fragmented elevational gradient in response to global warming. PLOS ON. Accepted, .
  • Buechley, E.R. (date unknown). Satellite tracking a wide-ranging endangered vulture species to target conservation actions in the Middle East and East Africa. Biodiversity and Conservation. Vol. 27, 2293-2310. Accepted, .
  • Engelen, D. (date unknown). Similar bird communities in homegardens at different distances from Afromontane forests. Bird Conservation International. Vol. 27, 83-95. Accepted, .
  • Alexandrino, E.R. (date unknown). Challenges in engaging birdwatchers in bird monitoring in a forest patch: lessons for future citizen science projects in agricultural landscapes. Citizen Science: Theory and Practice. Vol. 4, 1-14. Accepted, .
  • Kittelberger K.D. (date unknown). Community characteristics of forest understory birds along an elevational gradient in the Horn of Africa: A multi-year baseline. Condor. Vol. 123. Accepted, .
  • Buechley, E. (date unknown). Global raptor research and conservation priorities: tropical raptors fall prey to knowledge gaps. Diversity and Distributions. Vol. 25, 856-869. Accepted, .
  • Pellissier, V. (date unknown). Niche packing and expansion account for species richness–productivity relationships in global bird assemblages. Global Ecology and Biogeography. Vol. 27, 604-615. Accepted, .
  • Evans, T. (date unknown). Identifying the factors that determine the severity and type of alien bird impacts. Diversity and Distributions. Vol. 24, 800-810. Accepted, .
  • Alexandrino, E.B. (date unknown). Bird-based index of biotic integrity: assessing the ecological condition of Atlantic Forest patches in a human-modified landscape. Ecological Indicators. Vol. 73, 662-675. Accepted, .
  • Harris, B. (date unknown). Measuring the impact of the wildlife trade on Indonesian birds. Conservation Biology. Vol. 31, 394-408. Accepted, .
  • Evans, T. (date unknown). Determinants of Data Deficiency in the impacts of alien bird species. Ecography. Accepted, .
  • Buechley E.R. (date unknown). Declines in scavenging by endangered vultures in the Horn of Africa. Journal of Wildlife Management. Accepted, .
  • Cooper D.S. (date unknown). Community science data suggest the most common raptors (Accipitridae) in urban centres are smaller, habitat-generalist species. Ibis. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg M.H.C. (date unknown). The effects of climate change and fluctuations on the riparian bird communities of the arid Intermountain West. Animal Conservation. Accepted, .
  • Buechley E.R. (date unknown). Priority areas for vulture conservation in the Horn of Africa largely fall outside the protected area network. Bird Conservation International. Accepted, .
  • Downey, H. (date unknown). Training future generations to deliver evidence‐based conservation and ecosystem management. Ecological Solutions and Evidence. Accepted, .
  • Kittelberger K.D. (date unknown). First satellite-tracked migration of an Eurasian Thick-knee (Burhinus oedicnemus) in the Middle East ends in human-caused mortality. Zoology in the Middle East. Vol. 67, 119-125. Accepted, .
  • Sutherland, W.J. (date unknown). Creating the capacity to deliver evidence-based practice. Ecological Solutions and Evidence 2: e12032. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg, (date unknown). A disconnect between upslope shifts and climate change in an Afrotropical bird community. Conservation in Science and Practice 2: e291. Accepted, .
  • Green, A., (date unknown). Spatially-explicit capture-recapture through camera trapping: a review of benchmark analyses for wildlife distribution and population structure. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 8: 563477. Accepted, .
  • Adler, F.R., (date unknown). Citizen science in ecology: a place for humans in nature. Ann. NY Acad. Sci. 1469: 52-64. Accepted, .
  • Sherry, T.W., (date unknown). nsectivorous birds in the Neotropics: ecological radiations, specialization, and coexistence in species-rich communities. The Auk 137: ukaa049. Accepted, .
  • Dangerfield C.R., (date unknown). Succession of bacterial communities on carrion is independent of vertebrate scavengers. PeerJ 8: e9307. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg, (date unknown). The effects of agriculture on the bird communities of the Amazon Basin. Condor 122: 1-11. Accepted, .
  • Neate-Clegg, (date unknown). Monitoring the world’s bird populations with community science data. Biological Conservation 248: 108653. Accepted, .
  • Naderi, M., (date unknown). The first record of raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides) in Turkey. Turkish Journal of Zoology 44: 209-213. Accepted, .
  • Newbold, T. (date unknown). Global effects of land use on biodiversity differ among functional groups. Functional Ecology 34: 684-693. Accepted, .
  • Magozzi, S., (date unknown). Combining models of environment, behavior, and physiology to predict tissue hydrogen and oxygen isotope variance among individual terrestrial animals. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 8: 536109. Accepted, .
  • Sato, E., (date unknown). The influence of ecological traits and environmental factors on the co-occurrence patterns of birds on islands worldwide. Ecological Research 35: 394-404. Accepted, .
  • Halloway, A. (date unknown). The use of biogeographical patterns to assess key adaptations in two Families of birds. Biorxiv. Accepted, .
  • Burin, G. (date unknown). Birds of all diets are transient ones: lower diversification and higher transition rates of omnivores. Nature Communications. Accepted, .
  • Alexandrino, E.B. (date unknown). Using existing measures of birds’ sensitivity to disturbance as indicator of forest habitat quality: an issue to be considered in environmental studies. Ecological Indicators. Accepted, .
  • Redding, D. W. (date unknown). Redding, D. W., Mooers, A. O., Sekercioglu C.H., Collen, B. 2015. Global evolutionary isolation measures can capture key local conservation species in Nearctic and Neotropical bird communities. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 370: 20140013. Accepted, .
  • Bregman, T.P. (date unknown). Bregman, T.P., Sekercioglu, C. H., Tobias, J. 2014. Global patterns and predictors of bird species responses to forest fragmentation: implications for ecosystem function and conservation. Biological Conservation 169: 372-383. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2013. Guineafowl, ticks and Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever in Turkey: the perfect storm? Trends in Parasitology 29: 1-2. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2013. Citation opportunity cost of the high impact factor obsession. Current Biology 23: 1-2. Accepted, .
  • Dodge, M. (date unknown). Dodge, M., Guers, S.L. Sekercioglu, C.H., Sehgal, R. N. M. 2013. North American transmission of hemosporidian parasites in the Swainson's thrush (Catharus ustulatus), a migratory songbird. Journal of Parasitology 99: 548-553. Accepted, .
  • Felton, A. (date unknown). Felton, A. Lindbladh, M., Elmberg, J., Felton, A.M., Andersson, E. Sekercioglu, C.H., Collingham, Y., Huntley, B. 2013. Projecting impacts of anthropogenic climatic change on the bird communities of southern Swedish spruce monocultures. Ornis Fennica 90: 1-13. Accepted, .
  • Mendenhall, C. D. (date unknown). Mendenhall, C. D., Archer, H.M., Oviedo-Brenes, F., Sekercioglu, Sehgal, R.N.M. 2013. Balancing biodiversity with agriculture: Land sharing mitigates avian malaria prevalence. Conservation Letters 6: 125-131. Accepted, .
  • Foden, W.B. (date unknown). Foden, W.B. et al. 2013. Identifying the world's most climate change vulnerable species: a systematic trait-based assessment of all birds, amphibians and corals. PLOS One 8: e65427. Accepted, .
  • Waldron, A. (date unknown). Waldron, A., Sekercioglu, C.H., Miller, D.C., Mooers, A.O., Roberts, T., Gittleman, J.L. 2013. Turkey’s biodiversity funding on the rise. Science 341: 1173. Accepted, .
  • Newbold, T. (date unknown). Newbold, T., Scharlemann, J., Butchart, S., Sekercioglu, C.H., Alkemade, R., Booth, H., Purves, D. 2013. Ecological traits affect the response of tropical forest bird species to land-use intensity. Proceedings of the Royal Society B – Biological Sciences 280: 20122113. Accepted, .
  • Muñoz, J.C. (date unknown). Muñoz, J.C., Aerts, R., Thijs, K.W., Stevenson, P.R., Muys, B., Sekercioglu, C.H. 2013. Contribution of woody habitat islands to the conservation of birds and their ecological functions in an extensive Colombian rangeland. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 173: 13-19. Accepted, .
  • Abolafya, M. (date unknown). Abolafya, M.¸ Onmus¸ O., Sekercioglu, C.H., Bilgin, R. 2013. Using citizen science data to model the distributions of common songbirds of Turkey under different global climatic change scenarios. PLOS ONE 8: e68037. Accepted, .
  • Kissling, W. D. (date unknown). Kissling, W. D., Sekercioglu, C. H., Jetz, W. 2012. Bird dietary guild richness across latitudes, environments and biogeographic regions. Global Ecology and Biogeography 3: 328-340. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2012. Promoting community-based bird monitoring in the tropics: conservation, research, environmental education, capacity-building, and local incomes. Biological Conservation 151: 69-73. Accepted, .
  • Newbold, T. (date unknown). Newbold, T., Butchart, S., Sekercioglu, C., Purves, D., Scharlemann, J. 2012. Mapping functional traits: comparing abundance and presence-absence estimates at large spatial scales. PLOS One 7: 1-11. Accepted, .
  • Belmaker, J. (date unknown). Belmaker, J., Sekercioglu, C.H. Jetz, W. 2012. Global patterns of specialization and coexistence in bird assemblages. Journal of Biogeography 39: 193-213. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2012. Bird functional diversity in tropical forests, agroforests and open agricultural areas. Journal of Ornithology 153 Supplement: 153-161. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H., Primack, R., Wormworth, J., 2012. Effects of climate change on tropical birds. Biological Conservation 148: 1-18. Most downloaded article. Accepted, .
  • Peh, K.S-H. (date unknown). Peh, K.S-H., Soh, M.K.S., Yap, C.A.-M., Sekercioglu, C.H. 2012. Correlates of elevational specialization in southeast Asian tropical birds. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 25: 249-257. Accepted, .
  • Harris, J.B.C. (date unknown). Harris, J.B.C., Sekercioglu, C.H., Sodhi, N.S., Fordham, D.A., Paton, D.C., Brook, B.W. 2011. The tropical frontier in avian climate impact research. Ibis 153: 877–882. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H., Anderson, S., Akçay, E., Bilgin, R., Emre Can, Ö., Semiz, G., Tavşanoğlu, Ç., Baki Yokeş, M.., Soyumert, A., İpekdal, K., Sağlam, İ. K., Yücel, M., Dalfes, H.N. 2011. Turkey’s globally important biodiversity in crisis. Biological Conservation 144: 2752–2769. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H., Anderson, S., Akçay, E., Bilgin, R. 2011. Turkey’s rich natural heritage under assault. Science 334: 1637-1639. Accepted, .
  • Dik, B. (date unknown). Dik, B., Sekercioglu, C.H., Kirpik, M.A., Inak, S., Uslu, U. 2010. Chewing lice (Phthiraptera) species found on Turkish shorebirds (Charadriiformes). Kafkas Universitesi Veteriner Fakultesi Dergisi 16: 867-874. Article, Refereed Journal, published, 01/2010. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H., 2010. Q&A. Cagan H. Sekercioglu. Current Biology 20: R44-R46. Accepted, .
  • Sodhi, N.S. (date unknown). Sodhi, N.S., Lee, T.M., Sekercioglu, C.H., Webb E.L., Prawiradilaga, D.M., Lohman, D.J., Pierce, N.E., Diesmos, A.C., Rao, M., Ehrlich, P.R. 2010. Local people value environmental services provided by forested parks. Biodiversity and Conservation 19: 1175-1188. Accepted, .
  • Sodhi, N.S. (date unknown). Sodhi, N.S., Wilcove, D.S., Lee, T.M., Sekercioglu, C.H., Subaraj, R., Bernard, H., Yong, D.L., Lim, S.L.H., Prawiradilaga, D.M., Brook, B.W. 2010. Deforestation and avian extinctions on tropical islands. Conservation Biology 24: 1290-1298. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H., 2010 (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H., 2010. The mystery of nocturnal birds in tropical secondary forests. Animal Conservation 13: 12-13. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2010. Partial migration in tropical birds: the frontier of movement ecology. Journal of Animal Ecology 79: 933-936. Accepted, .
  • (date unknown). Mendenhall, C. D., Sekercioglu, C. H., Oviedo-Brenes, F. 2010. Using interpubic distance for sexing manakin species in the field. Journal of Field Ornithology 81. 49-63. Article, Refereed Journal, published, 01/2010. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2009. Tropical conservation: riparian corridors connect fragmented forest populations. Current Biology 19: R210-R213. Accepted, .
  • Sodhi, N.S. (date unknown). Sodhi, N.S., Koh, L.P., Peh, K.S.-H., Tan, H.T.W., Chazdon, R.L., Corlett, R.T., Lee, T.M., Colwell, R.K., Brook, B.W., Sekercioglu, C.H., Bradshaw, C.J.A. 2008. Correlates of extinction proneness in tropical vascular plants. Diversity & Distributions 14: 1-10. Accepted, .
  • Jetz, W. (date unknown). Jetz, W., Sekercioglu, C.H., Watson, J. 2008. Ecological correlates and conservation implications of overestimating species geographic ranges. Conservation Biology 22: 110-119. Accepted, .
  • Bickford, D. (date unknown). Bickford, D., Lee, T.M., Koh, L.P., Sodhi, N.S., Diesmos, A.C., Brook, B.W., Sekercioglu, C.H., Bradshaw, C.J.A. 2008. Forgetting Habitat Loss in Amphibian Extinctions – Missing the Forest for the Disease. Public Library of Science (PLOS) Biology 6. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2008. Quantifying co-author contributions. Science 322: 371. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H, Schneider, S.H, Fay, J.P., Loarie, S. 2008. Climate change, elevational range shifts, and bird extinctions. Conservation Biology 22: 140-150. Essential Science Indicators Hot Paper. http://sciencewatch.com/about/met/thres-hotpprs/. Accepted, .
  • Tscharntke, T. (date unknown). Tscharntke, T., Sekercioglu, C.H., Dietsch, T.V., Tylianakis, J., Sodhi, N.S. 2008. The role of landscape in determining levels of diversity in different taxa. Ecology 89: 944-951. Accepted, .
  • Sodhi, N.S. (date unknown). Sodhi, N.S., Bickford, D., Diesmos, A.C., Lee, T.M., Koh, L.P., Brook, B.W., Sekercioglu, C.H., Bradshaw, C.J.A. 2008. Measuring the meltdown: drivers of global amphibian extinction and decline. Public Library of Science One 3: 1636-1643. Accepted, .
  • Jetz, W. (date unknown). Jetz, W., Sekercioglu, C.H., Boehning-Gaese, K. 2008. Worldwide variation in avian clutch size across species and space. Public Library of Science (PLOS) Biology 6: e303. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H., Sodhi, N.S. 2007. Conservation biology: Predicting birds’ responses to forest fragmentation. Current Biology 17: R838-R840. Accepted, .
  • Svensson, L. M. E. (date unknown). Svensson, L. M. E., Ruegg, K. C., Sekercioglu, C.H., Sehgal, R. N. M. 2007. Widespread and structured distribution of blood parasite haplotypes across a migratory divide of the Swainson’s Thrush (Catharus ustulatus). Journal of Parasitology 93: 1488-1495. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H., Loarie, S., Oviedo-Brenes, F., Daily, G.C., Ehrlich, P.R. 2007. Persistence of forest birds in tropical countryside. Conservation Biology 21. 482-494. Essential Science Indicators Hot Paper: http://sciencewatch.com/about/met/thres-hotpprs/. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2007. Conservation ecology: Area trumps mobility in fragment bird extinctions. Current Biology 17: R283-R286. Accepted, .
  • Pimm, S. (date unknown). Pimm, S., Raven, P., Peterson, A., Sekercioglu, C.H., Ehrlich, P.R. 2006. Human impacts on the rates of recent, present, and future bird extinctions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) 103: 10941-10946. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2006. Increasing awareness of avian ecological function. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 21: 464-471. Accepted, .
  • Peh, K.S.-H. (date unknown). Peh, K.S.-H., Sodhi, N.S., de Jong, J., Sekercioglu, C.H., Yap, C.A.M., Lim, S.L.-H. 2006. Conservation value of degraded habitats for forest birds in southern Peninsular Malaysia. Diversity & Distributions 12: 572-581. Accepted, .
  • Kati, V. (date unknown). Kati, V., Sekercioglu, C.H. 2006. Diversity, ecological structure, and conservation of the landbird community of Dadia reserve, Greece. Diversity & Distributions 12: 620-629. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H., Riley, A. 2005. A brief survey of the birds in Kumbira Forest, Gabela, Angola. Ostrich 76: 111-117. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H., Daily, G.C., Ehrlich, P.R. 2004. Ecosystem consequences of bird declines. PNAS 101: 18042-18047. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2004. Prion diseases and a penchant for brains. Science 305: 342-343. Accepted, .
  • Kandul, N.P. (date unknown). Kandul, N.P., Coleman, J.W.S., Lukhtanov, V., Dantchenko, A., Sekercioglu, C.H., Haig, D., Pierce, N.E. 2004. Phylogeny of Agrodiaetus Hubner 1822 (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) inferred from mtDNA sequences of COI and COII and nuclear sequences of EF1-α: karyotype diversification and species radiation. Systematic Biology 53: 278-298. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H., Ehrlich, P.R., Daily, G.C., Aygen, D., Goehring, D., Figeroa-Sandí, R. 2002. Disappearance of insectivorous birds from tropical forest fragments. PNAS 99: 263-267. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2002. Forest fragmentation hits insectivorous birds hard. Invited contribution to Directions in Science 1: 62-64. Accepted, .
  • Goehring, D.M. (date unknown). Goehring, D.M., Daily, G.C., Sekercioglu, C.H. 2002. Distribution of ground-dwelling arthropods in tropical countryside habitats. Journal of Insect Conservation 6: 83-91. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2002. Impacts of birdwatching on human and avian communities. Environmental Conservation 29: 282-289. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 2002. Effects of forestry practices on the vegetation structure and the bird community of Kibale Forest, Uganda. Biological Conservation 107: 229-240. Accepted, .
  • Sekercioglu, C.H. (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H. 1999. Megapodes: A fascinating incubation strategy. Harvard Undergraduate Journal of Sciences 5: 77-83. Accepted, .
  • Cazalis V, Barnes MD, Johnston A (date unknown). Mismatch between bird species sensitivity and the protection of intact habitats across the Americas. (pp. 2394-2405). Vol. 24. Ecology letters. Accepted, .
  • Dangerfield, C.R. (date unknown). Succession of bacterial communities on carrion is independent of vertebrate scavengers. Vol. 744748. bioRxiv. Accepted, .
  • Harris, J.B.C. (date unknown). The tropical frontier in avian climate impact research. Accepted, .
  • (date unknown). Sekercioglu, C.H., 2010. Q&A. Cagan H. Sekercioglu. Current Biology 20: R44-R46. Accepted, .

Research Keywords

  • Greenhouse Gases
  • Ultrafine Microstructure
  • Mariana Islands

Presentations

  • University of Cambridge. , Presented, 2020.
  • Keynote talk on climate change, Turkey Ministry of Energy Summit, Çırağan Palace. , Presented, 2020.
  • Istanbul University (scheduled for late May, cancelled due to COVID-19). , Accepted, 2020.
  • Imperial College (scheduled for May 7, cancelled due to COVID-19). , Accepted, 2020.
  • British Trust for Ornithology. , Presented, 2020.
  • University College London. , Presented, 2020.
  • Science Colloquium, Koç University. , Presented, 2019.
  • Symposium talk on global avian datasets, American Ornithological Society meeting, Anchorage. , Presented, 2019.
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  • Stanford Alumni Association talk on conserving biodiversity in Turkey, Salt Lake City. , Presented, 2019.
  • WWF Turkey keynote talk, Istanbul. , Presented, 2018.
  • Wallace Stegner Center for Environmental Law, invited talk, University of Utah. , Presented, 2017.
  • Spanish Congress of Ornithology, invited opening plenary speaker, Badajos, Spain. , Presented, 2017.
  • Frontiers of Science, invited talk, University of Utah. , Presented, 2017.
  • University of Colorado Denver Department of Biology, invited seminar, Denver. , Presented, 2017.
  • KIBISIAD (Cypriot Businesspeople’s Association), invited talk, Istanbul, Turkey. , Presented, 2016.
  • Middle Eastern Technical University, invited talk, Ankara, Turkey. , Presented, 2016.
  • Turkey Ecology Congress, invited keynote speaker, Muğla, Turkey. , Presented, 2016.
  • Turkey National Biology Congress, invited plenary speaker, Gaziantep, Turkey. , Presented, 2016.
  • University of Florida Department of Biology, invited seminar, Gainesville, Florida. , Presented, 2016.
  • Fundraising talk for my conservation ecology research, London, UK ($53,153 raised). , Presented, 2016.
  • Cukurova University, invited talk, Adana, Turkey. , Presented, 2015.
  • Caribbean Ornithological Congress, invited keynote speaker, Kingston, Jamaica. , Presented, 2015.
  • Brazil Conservation Biology Symposium, invited keynote speaker, Sao Paulo, Brazil. , Presented, 2015.
  • Fundraising talk for my conservation ecology research, Istanbul, Turkey ($65,060 raised). , Presented, 2015.
  • Koc University, invited talk, Istanbul, Turkey. , Presented, 2014.
  • Harvard University, invited talk, Boston, MA. , Presented, 2014.
  • Utah State University Ecology Center, invited talk, Logan, UT. , Presented, 2014.
  • Brazil Ornithological Congress, invited keynote speaker, Sao Paulo, Brazil. , Presented, 2014.
  • Robert College of Istanbul, 150th Anniversary Keynote Speaker, Istanbul, Turkey. , Presented, 2014.
  • MIT Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, invited talk. , Presented, 2014.
  • Boston University, invited talk, Boston, MA. , Presented, 2014.
  • Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden Bird Festival, invited keynote speaker, Miami, FL. , Presented, 2014.
  • United States Consulate of Istanbul Annual Ph.D. Fundraising Dinner Address, Turkey. , Presented, 2013.
  • Wellesley College Biology Department, invited talk, Wellesley, MA. , Presented, 2013.
  • Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology, invited talk, MA. , Presented, 2013.
  • Turkish Cultural Foundation, invited talk, Istanbul, Turkey. , Presented, 2013.
  • Robert College of Istanbul 1993 Graduates 20. Year Reunion Talk, Istanbul, Turkey. , Presented, 2013.
  • University of Oxford Department of Zoology, invited talk, Oxford, UK. , Presented, 2013.
  • Boston University Biology Department, invited talk, Boston, MA. , Presented, 2013.
  • Colombia Ornithological Congress, invited plenary speaker, Cali, Colombia. , Presented, 2013.
  • Harvard University Environment Center, invited talk, Cambridge, MA. , Presented, 2013.
  • Wasatch Avian Education Society, invited talk, Salt Lake City, UT. , Presented, 2013.
  • India Ornithological Congress, invited keynote speaker, Coimbatore, India. , Presented, 2013.
  • Nuttall Ornithological Club of Harvard University, invited talk, MA. , Presented, 2013.
  • Partners in Flight - Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment of Birds, Snowbird, UT. , Presented, 2013.
  • Robert College of Istanbul Annual Senih Fikriğ Science Seminar invited speaker. , Presented, 2012.
  • Virginia Tech Fisheries & Wildlife Graduate Association Annual Invited Speaker. , Presented, 2012.
  • Hacettepe University, invited talks, Ankara, Turkey. , Presented, 2012.
  • University of Utah Museum of Natural History – Scientist in the Spotlight seminar. , Presented, 2012.
  • Wallace Stegner Center for Environmental Law, invited talk, University of Utah. , Presented, 2012.
  • Audubon Society of Great Salt Lake Centennial Talk. , Presented, 2012.
  • NAKAMA Talk, invited talk, University of Utah. , Presented, 2012.
  • National Geographic Explorers Symposium. , Presented, 2011.
  • Western Bird Banding Association Annual Meeting, invited keynote speaker. , Presented, 2011.
  • Turkey Environmental Protection Foundation (ÇEVKO) 20th Anniversary Keynote. , Presented, 2011.
  • Hacettepe University, invited talks, Ankara, Turkey. , Presented, 2010.
  • Bosphorous University, invited talk, Istanbul, Turkey. , Presented, 2010.
  • Turkey Biology Congress, invited keynote speaker, Denizli, Turkey. , Presented, 2010.
  • International Ornithology Congress, invited keynote speaker, Campos do Jordao, Brazil. , Presented, 2010.
  • Istanbul Technical University, invited talk, Istanbul, Turkey. , Presented, 2010.

Languages

  • Turkish, Fluent.
  • Spanish, Fluent.
  • English, Fluent.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Costa Rica
    Long-term bird population dynamics research in Costa Rica.
  • Turkey
    I am the founder and director of the environmental organization KuzeyDoga (www.kuzeydoga.org). We conduct long-term ecological research, biodiversity monitoring, community-based conservation, wetland restoration. We also promote village-based biocultural tourism to provide financial incentives to local communities to support biodiversity and landscape conservation.
  • United States
    Long-term studies of bird and mammal community ecology, population dynamics and conservation biology in Utah.