The conversation: Want noisy miners to be less despotic?
Want noisy miners to be less despotic? Think twice before filling your garden with nectar-rich flowers
Mobbing behaviour by noisy minors can drive out other birds and reduce diversity. Smaller birds with a similar diet to noisy miners are particularly vulnerable. So what does the science say about how your garden can help minimise the number of noisy miners in your area? ABWAL PhD student Jade Fountain investigates with Dr. Paul McDonald.
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