Collaborative paper on chickadee hybridization published
One of the first major papers to result from our collaborative work on chickadee hybridization has just come out in Current Biology, along with an associated commentary in that journal plus extensive popular media coverage!
Article: Taylor SA, White TA, Hochachka WM, Ferretti V, Curry RL, Lovette I. 2014. Climate Mediated Movement of an Avian Hybrid Zone. Current Biology 24: 671-676.
Commentary: Harr B, Price T. 2014. Climate Change: A Hybrid Zone Moves North. Current Biology 24: 230-232.
Some popular coverage:
NY Times: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/18/science/a-chickadee-mating-zone-surges-north.html?_r=1
The Australian: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/higher-education/crossbreed-chickadees-chart-climate-march/story-e6frgcjx-1226847347326?nk=b2d7dc26330ac790bed53b2449c74e99
Science Daily: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/03/140306130056.htm
Science Codex: http://www.sciencecodex.com/warming_temperatures_are_pushing_2_chickadee_species_and_their_hybrids_northward-129205