M. FERRER & V.MORANDINI (2017). Better nutritional condition changes the distribution of juvenile dispersal distances: an experiment with Spanish imperial eagles. Journal of Avian Biology. In press.

V. MORANDINI & M.FERRER (2017). Juvenile dispersal distances, competition, philopatry and social attraction: an experiment with Spanish Imperial eagles. Animal Behaviour . In press.

V. MORANDINI & M. FERRER (2017). How to plan reintroductions of long-lived birds. PLoS ONE 12 (4): e0174186. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal. pone.0174186



V. MORANDINI, E. DE BENITO, I. NEWTON & M. FERRER (2017). Natural expansion versus translocation in a previously human-persecuted bird of prey. Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.2896



M. FERRER, V. MORANDINI, L. PERRY et al. (2017). Factors affecting plasma chemistry values of the black-browed albatross Thalassarche melanophrys. Polar Biol doi:10.1007/s00300-017-2075-6



M. FERRER, I. NEWTON, R. MURIEL, G. BÁGUENA, J. BUSTAMANTE, M. MARTINI & V. MORANDINI (2017). Corrigendum. Journal of Applied Ecology 54 (1): 341-343. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12812



M. FERRER, V.MORANDINI, L.PERRY & M BECHARD (2016). Physiological conditions of parent and offspring black-browed albatrosses Thalassarche melanophrys. Bird Study. DOI: 10.1080/00063657.2017.1314447




M. FERRER, V. MORANDINI, L.PERRY & M BECHARD (2016) Sex Determination by Morphological Measurements of Black-browed Albatrosses ( Thalassarche melanophrys ) Using Discriminant Analysis. Waterbirds 39(3):295-299. DOI: 10.1675/063.039.0309




M. FERRER, V. MORANDINI & I. NEWTON. 2015. Floater interference reflects territory quality in the Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti: a test of a density‐dependent mechanism. Ibis, 157(4), 849-859. DOI: 10.1111/ibi.12289


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R. MURIEL, V. MORANDINI, M. FERRER, J. BALBONTÍN & V. MORALES 2016. Juvenile dispersal behaviour and conspecific attraction: an alternative approach with translocated Spanish imperial eagles. Animal Behaviour, 116, 17-29.doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2016.03.023


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R. MURIEL, V. MORANDINI, M. FERRER & J. BALBONTIN. 2015. Independence and juvenile dispersal distances in wild and reintroduced Spanish imperial eagles. Biological Conservation 191:300–305.


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V. MORANDINI and M. FERRER 2014. Sibling aggression and brood reduction: a review. Ethology Ecology & Evolution, 2014. Second best review of the year, with a special mention expressed by the Editorial Advisory Board.


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M. FERRER, I. NEWTON, R. MURIEL, G. BÁGUENA, J. BUSTAMANTE, M. MARTINI & V. MORANDINI. 2014. Using manipulation of density-dependent fecundity to recover an endangered species: the bearded vulture (Gypaetus barbatus) as an example. Journal of Applied Ecology, 2014. Watson Raptor Prize 2015 – Runner up.   doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.12308


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