Rail and Gallinule Movements in Coastal Louisiana
March 2022 - August 2024
- Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
Water levels can have a significant effect on waterbird movements. However, little is known about how water levels influence movements of secretive marshibrds. In this study, we are using satellite telemetry to determine habitat use and movements of King Rails, Clapper Rails, Common Gallinules and Purple Gallinules.