Publications

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COVID-19 lockdown allows researchers to quantify the effects of human activity on wildlife Christian Rutz, Matthias-Claudio Loretto, Amanda E. Bates, Sarah C. Davidson, Carlos M. Duarte, Walter Jetz, Mark Johnson, Akiko Kato, Roland Kays, Thomas Mueller, Richard B. Primack, Yan Ropert-Coudert, Marlee A. Tucker, Martin Wikelski, Francesca Cagnacci
Nature Ecology and Evolution 2020
Examining the mechanisms underlying the acquisition of animal tool behaviour Elisa Bandini, Alba Motes-Rodrigo, Christian Rutz, Claudio Tennie
Biology Letters 2020 vol. 16
How STRANGE are your study animals? Michael Munro Webster, Christian Rutz
Nature 2020 vol. 582 pp. 337-340
Inter-aviary distance and visual access influence conservation breeding outcomes in a territorial, endangered bird Alison M. Flanagan, Christian Rutz, Susan Farabaugh, Alison L. Greggor, Bryce Masuda, Ronald R. Swaisgood
Biological Conservation 2020 vol. 242
Purifying selection in corvids is less efficient on islands Verena E. Kutschera, Jelmer W. Poelstra, Fidel Botero-Castro, Nicolas Dussex, Neil J. Gemmell, Gavin R. Hunt, Michael Gordon Ritchie, Christian Rutz, Jochen B.W. Wolf
Molecular Biology and Evolution 2020 vol. 37 pp. 469-474
Animal cultures matter for conservation Philippa Brakes, Sasha R. X. Dall, Lucy M. Aplin, Stuart Bearhop, Emma Louise Carroll, Paolo Ciucci, Vicki Fishlock, John K. B. Ford, Ellen Clare Garland, Sally A. Keith, Peter K. McGregor, Sarah L. Mesnick, Michael J. Noad, Giuseppe Notarbartolo di Sciara, Martha M. Robbins, Mark P. Simmonds, Fernando Spina, Alex Thornton, Paul R. Wade, Martin J. Whiting, James Williams, Luke Edward Rendell, Hal Whitehead, Andrew Whiten, Christian Rutz
Science 2019 vol. 363 pp. 1032-1034
Population genomics and structure of the critically endangered Mariana Crow (Corvus kubaryi) Nandadevi Cortes-Rodriguez, Michael G. Campana, Lainie Berry, Sarah Faegre, Scott R. Derrickson, Renne Robinette Ha, Rebecca B. Dickow, Christian Rutz, Robert C. Fleischer
Genes 2019 vol. 10
Raw-material selectivity in hook-tool-crafting New Caledonian crows Mathieu Cantat, Christian Rutz
Biology Letters 2019 vol. 15
Corvid technologies Christian Rutz, Gavin Hunt, James St Clair
Current Biology 2018 vol. 28 pp. R1109-R1111
Hook innovation boosts foraging efficiency in tool-using crows James St Clair, Shoko Sugasawa, Caitlin Higgott, Nick Colegrave, Christian Rutz
Nature Ecology and Evolution 2018 vol. 2 pp. 441-444
Nuthatch uses tool in London park Christian Rutz, Simon Deans
Ethology 2018 vol. 124 pp. 135-138
Vestigial singing behaviour persists after the evolutionary loss of song in crickets Christian Rutz, Berthold Hedwig, Nathan William Bailey
Biology Letters 2018 vol. 14
Causes and consequences of tool shape variation in New Caledonian crows Shoko Sugasawa, James St Clair, Christian Rutz
Current Biology 2017 vol. 27 pp. 3885-3890
Discovery of species-wide tool use in the Hawaiian crow Christian Rutz, Lisa Komarczyk, Rosanna Leighton, Joshua Kramer, Saskia Wischnewski, Shoko Sugasawa, Michael Blair Morrissey, Richard James, James St Clair, Richard A. Switzer, Bryce M. Masuda
Nature 2016 vol. 537 pp. 403-407
Real-time anti-poaching tags could help prevent imminent species extinctions Paul O’Donoghue, Christian Rutz
Journal of Applied Ecology 2016 vol. 53 pp. 5-10
Strong between-site variation in New Caledonian crows' use of hook-tool-making materials James St Clair, Shoko Sugasawa, Christian Rutz
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 2016 vol. 118 pp. 226-232
Tool bending in New Caledonian crows Christian Rutz, Shoko Sugasawa, James St Clair
Royal Society Open Science 2016 vol. 3
Calibrating animal-borne proximity loggers Christian Rutz, Michael Blair Morrissey, Zackory Burns, John Burt, Brian Otis, James St Clair, Richard James
Methods in Ecology and Evolution 2015 vol. 6 pp. 656-667
Context-dependent 'safekeeping' of foraging tools in New Caledonian crows James St Clair, Christian Rutz
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 2015 vol. 282
Experimental resource pulses influence social-network dynamics and the potential for information flow in tool-using crows James St Clair, Zackory Burns, Elaine Bettaney, Michael Blair Morrissey, Brian Otis, Brandt Ryder, Robert Fleischer, Richard James, Christian Rutz
Nature Communications 2015 vol. 6
Hook tool manufacture in New Caledonian crows Shoko Sugasawa, James St Clair, Christian Rutz
BMC Biology 2015 vol. 13
Processing and visualising association data from animal-borne proximity loggers Elaine Bettaney, Richard James, James St Clair, Christian Rutz
Animal Biotelemetry 2015 vol. 3
Tool Use as Adaptation Dora Biro, Michael Haslam, Christian Rutz
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological Sciences 2013 vol. 368
Hunting behaviour and breeding performance of northern goshawks Accipiter gentilis, in relation to resource availability, sex, age and morphology Vincenzo Penteriani, Christian Rutz, Robert Kenward
Naturwissenschaften 2013 vol. 100 pp. 935-942
New Caledonian crows attend to multiple functional properties of complex tools James St Clair, Christian Rutz
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological Sciences 2013 vol. 368
Programmable, miniature video-loggers for deployment on wild birds and other wildlife Christian Rutz, Jolyon Troscianko
Methods in Ecology and Evolution 2013 vol. 4 pp. 114-122
Reality mining of animal social systems Jens Krause, Stefan Krause, Robert Arlinghaus, Ioannis Psorakis, Stephen Roberts, Christian Rutz
Trends in Ecology and Evolution 2013 vol. 28 pp. 541–551
Tool use as adaptation Dora Biro, Michael Haslam, Christian Rutz
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological Sciences 2013 vol. 368
Automated mapping of social networks in wild birds Christian Rutz, Zackory Burns, Richard James, Stefanie Ismar, John Burt, Brian Otis, Jayson Bowen, James St Clair
Current Biology 2012 vol. 22 pp. R669-R671
Brood sex ratio varies with diet composition in a generalist raptor Christian Rutz
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 2012 vol. 105 pp. 937-951
Extreme binocular vision and a straight bill facilitate tool use in New Caledonian crows Jolyon Troscianko, Auguste von Bayern, Jackie Chappell, Christian Rutz, Graham Martin
Nature Communications 2012 vol. 3
Predator Fitness Increases with Selectivity for Odd Prey Christian Rutz
Current Biology 2012 vol. 22 pp. 820-824
Restricted gene flow and fine-scale population structuring in tool using New Caledonian crows Christian Rutz, T. B. Ryder, R. C. Fleischer
Naturwissenschaften 2012 vol. 99 pp. 313-320
The evolutionary origins and ecological context of tool use in New Caledonian crows Christian Rutz, James St Clair
Behavioural Processes 2012 vol. 89 pp. 153-165
Identifying governance strategies that effectively support ecosystem services, resource sustainability, and biodiversity R. E. Kenward, M. J. Whittingham, S. Arampatzis, B. D. Manos, T. Hahn, A. Terry, R. Simoncini, J. Alcorn, O. Bastian, M. Donlan, K. Elowe, F. Franzen, Z. Karacsonyi, M. Larsson, D. Manou, I. Navodaru, O. Papadopoulou, J. Papathanasiou, A. von Raggamby, R. J. A. Sharp, T. Soderqvist, A. Soutukorva, L. Vavrova, N. J. Aebischer, N. Leader-Williams, Christian Rutz
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2011 vol. 108 pp. 5308-5312
On the evolutionary and ontogenetic origins of tool-oriented behaviour in New Caledonian crows (Corvus moneduloides) Ben Kenward, Christian Schloegl, Christian Rutz, Alexander A. S. Weir, Thomas Bugnyar, Alex Kacelnik
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 2011 vol. 102 pp. 870-877
The Ecological Significance of Tool Use in New Caledonian Crows Christian Rutz, Lucas A. Bluff, Nicola Reed, Jolyon Troscianko, Jason Newton, Richard Inger, Alex Kacelnik, Stuart Bearhop
Science 2010 vol. 329 pp. 1523-1526
Tool use by wild New Caledonian crows Corvus moneduloides at natural foraging sites Lucas A. Bluff, Jolyon Troscianko, Alex A. S. Weir, Alex Kacelnik, Christian Rutz
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 2010 vol. 277 pp. 1377-1385
Vocal culture in New Caledonian crows Corvus moneduloides Lucas A. Bluff, Alex Kacelnik, Christian Rutz
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 2010 vol. 101 pp. 767-776
Cognitive processes associated with sequential tool use in New Caledonian crows Joanna H. Wimpenny, Alex A. S. Weir, Lisa Clayton, Christian Rutz, Alex Kacelnik
PLoS One 2009 vol. 4
New frontiers in biologging science Christian Rutz, Graeme C. Hays
Biology Letters 2009 vol. 5 pp. 289-292
The Role of Experience in Problem Solving and Innovative Tool Use in Crows Auguste M. P. von Bayern, Robert J. P. Heathcote, Christian Rutz, Alex Kacelnik
Current Biology 2009 vol. 19 pp. 1965-1968
A quick guide to video-tracking birds Lucas A. Bluff, Christian Rutz
Biology Letters 2008 vol. 4 pp. 319-322
Animal-borne imaging takes wing, or the dawn of 'wildlife video-tracking' Christian Rutz, Lucas A. Bluff
Trends in Ecology and Evolution 2008 vol. 23 pp. 292-294
Grass-stem tool use in New Caledonian Crows Corvus moneduloides Jolyon Troscianko, Lucas A. Bluff, Christian Rutz
Ardea 2008 vol. 96 pp. 283-285
The establishment of an urban bird population Christian Rutz
Journal of Animal Ecology 2008 vol. 77 pp. 1008-1019
Video cameras on wild birds Christian Rutz, Lucas A. Bluff, Alex A. S. Weir, Alex Kacelnik
Science 2007 vol. 318 pp. 765-765
Age-dependent diet choice in an avian top predator Christian Rutz, MJ Whittingham, I Newton
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 2006 vol. 273 pp. 579-586
Development of tool use in New Caledonian crows: inherited action patterns and social influences Ben Kenward, Christian Rutz, Alex A. S. Weir, Alex Kacelnik
Animal Behaviour 2006 vol. 72 pp. 1329-1343
Food-limitation in a generalist predator Christian Rutz, Rob G. Bijlsma
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 2006 vol. 273 pp. 2069-2076
Population limitation in the Northern Goshawk in Europe: a review with case studies Christian Rutz, Rob Bijlsma, Mick Marquiss, Robert Kenward
Studies in Avian Biology 2006 vol. 31 pp. 158-197
Tool manufacture by naive juvenile crows B Kenward, Anthony Weir, Christian Rutz, A Kacelnik
Nature 2005 vol. 433 pp. 121-121
Congenital neuropathy and dilution of feather melanin in nestlings of urban-breeding northern goshawks (Accipiter gentilis) Christian Rutz, A Zinke, T Bartels, P Wohlsein
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 2004 vol. 35 pp. 97-103
Morphology and sexual dimorphism of the New Caledonian Crow Corvus moneduloides, with notes on its behaviour and ecology B Kenward, Christian Rutz, Anthony Weir, J Chappell, A Kacelnik
Ibis 2004 vol. 146 pp. 652-660