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Avian Conservation and Ecology
ISSN: 1712-6568

Avian Conservation and Ecology is an open-access, fully electronic scientific journal, sponsored by the Society of Canadian Ornithologists and Birds Canada. We publish papers that are scientifically rigorous and relevant to the bird conservation community in a cost-effective electronic approach that makes them freely available to scientists and the public in real-time. ACE is a fully indexed journal that welcomes contributions from scientists all over the world.

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Special Features:
Do you have a great idea for a special feature in ACE? Please contact one of our Editors in Chief with your ideas regarding necessary and timely research foci to help us understand the conservation and ecology of birds. We select one or two special issue topics per year.   Instructions 
SF7 thumbnail Conservation of Boreal Birds
Published June 2020
SF4 thumbnail Advancing bird population monitoring with acoustic recording technologies
Published December 2017
SF4 thumbnail Quantifying Human-related Mortality of Birds in Canada
Published September 2013
SF3 thumbnail Aerial Insectivores
Published February 2013
SF2 thumbnail Conservation of Grassland Birds: Causes and Consequences of Population Declines
Published June 2011
SF1Thumbnail.jpg Bird Conservation in the Boreal Forest: Is there a Case for Resilience?
Published July 2009
Avian Conservation and Ecology ISSN: 1712-6568