Tag: Botaurus stellaris

Booming activity of male Bitterns Botaurus stellaris in relation to reproductive cycle and harem size

Great Bittern (Botaurus stellaris) Science Article 1 abstract The relationship between vocalization rate and nesting parameters in the polygynous Great Bittern Botaurus stellaris was studied in a breeding population of eastern Poland. There was a difference between individuals in mean length of boom train and males with high booming rate had longer boom trains. No […]