Research on avian song gets global publicity for PhD student Katherine Gentry

Posted: April 26, 2017 at 8:06 pm, Last Updated: April 28, 2017 at 4:34 pm

Katherine Gentry of the Department of Environmental Science and Policy is a PhD student studying under Dr. David Luther of the Department of Biology.  Her graduate research on avian song plasticity adjustments to traffic noise in Washington, DC recently made the news in Canada and Spain.

Please visit the links below to learn more about her research.

Article metrics: https://tandf.altmetric.com/details/18922441

Original article: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/09524622.2017.1303645

Canada news coverage: http://www.ctvnews.ca/mobile/sci-tech/birds-sing-shorter-songs-in-response-to-traffic-noise-study-1.3373409

Spanish news coverage: http://www.elmundo.es/ciencia-y-salud/ciencia/2017/04/18/58f5f4b3e2704ed72a8b457d.html