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Univ. Professor Dr. Franz Bairlein

Director i.R.
Institut fuer Vogelforschung (Institute of Avian Research)
"Vogelwarte Helgoland"
An der Vogelwarte 21
D-26386 Wilhelmshaven
Tel. [++49] (0) 4421-96890
Fax [++49] (0) 4421-968955
E-mail: franz.bairlein[at]

Research interests

Ecology and physiology of migration with special emphasis on migration strategies, avian nutritional ecology with special emphasis on the control of migratory fattening, avian population biology.

Further information can be found on the page of my group (in German).

Teaching (lectures and courses )

Environmental Physiology, Ornithology, Population Biology, Conservation Science, Statistics in Ecology, Tropical Ecology, Comparative Animal Migrations. Chair: Master-Program “Ornithology” at University of Oldenburg.

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