Nest Construction and Function Conference

Ida Bailey
Friday 1 June 2012



Four members of the Healy Lab attended this international conference to presented data on the role of cognition in nest construction:



Felicity Muth & Sue Healy (University of St Andrews, UK): The right tool for the nest: do birds choose material suitable for building?
Zachary Hall, Ida Bailey, Simone Meddle & Susan Healy (University of St Andrews, UK): Where in the brain is nest building?
Susan D. Healy, Patrick Walsh, Felicity Muth & Mike Hansell (University of St Andrews, University of Edinburgh, University of Glasgow, UK): What can variability in weaver bird nest building tell us about cognition?