Evolutionary ecology
Master project

Lisa is studying how spring weather affects phenology in birds

Lisa Hansen Simonsen is about to hand in her Master thesis on the link between spring weather and phenology in small birds

Young lady holding a bird chick in her hand
Lisa holding a great tit chick on her hand
Adele Mennerat

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Lisa has been investigating how variability in spring weather at the continental scale influences the phenology of insectivorous terrestrial birds, using the blue tit and the great tit as model species and within the SPI-birds collaborative network. Her main supervisor is Adele Mennerat.