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ready Movebank Data Repository

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A free and public archive of animal tracking datasets associated with peer-reviewed publications. The Repository is the long-term archive associated with Movebank (, a free, online database created to help animal tracking researchers to manage, share, protect, analyze, and archive their data. Hosted by the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology and the University of Konstanz Library.

How to cite this record: Movebank Data Repository; Movebank Data Repository; DOI:; Last edited: Feb. 22, 2018, 3 p.m.; Last accessed: Mar 24 2018 4:19 a.m.


Developed in Germany , United States

Created in 2012

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Record added: Dec. 16, 2015, 6:40 p.m.
Record updated: Sept. 19, 2016, 10:14 a.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.



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Fat, weather, and date affect migratory songbirds' departure decisions, routes, and time it takes to cross the Gulf of Mexico.

Deppe JL,Ward MP,Bolus RT,Diehl RH,Celis-Murillo A,Zenzal TJ Jr,Moore FR,Benson TJ,Smolinsky JA,Schofield LN,Enstrom DA,Paxton EH,Bohrer G,Beveroth TA,Raim A,Obringer RL,Delaney D,Cochran WW
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2015

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  • 1145952 (US National Science Foundation (NSF))

  • 1147022 (US National Science Foundation (NSF))

  • 1147096 (US National Science Foundation (NSF))

  • 8971-11 (National Geographic Society)