A love letter to field work

I really, really enjoy field work. Although I can often be found at my standing desk wearing my data analysis nerd glasses, my big floppy field hat remains dear to me, and never too far out of reach. Continue reading

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Our recent hummingbird study was discussed on the All About Birds blog!

Hummingbirds vie for nectar at a feeder in southeastern Arizona during autumn migration in September 2013.

Hummingbirds vie for nectar at a feeder in southeastern Arizona during autumn migration in September 2013.

In a recent post on the All About Birds blog (hosted by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology), Jennie Miller wrote an excellent non-technical summary of our hummingbird migration study. If you’re into bird watching, citizen science, or animal migration, check it out here! The original paper was published in the January issue of Ecography (open access). This project, and other ongoing hummingbird research in the Graham lab, was funded by a grant from NASA’s Biodiversity Program.