Chapter 2. The Stimulus and Capacity for Migration

  1. Martyn C. Lucas1,
  2. Etienne Baras2,
  3. Timothy J. Thom3,
  4. Annie Duncan4 and
  5. Ondrej Slavík5

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470999653.ch2

Migration of Freshwater Fishes

Migration of Freshwater Fishes

How to Cite

Lucas, M. C., Baras, E., Thom, T. J., Duncan, A. and Slavík, O. (eds) (2008) The Stimulus and Capacity for Migration, in Migration of Freshwater Fishes, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470999653.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Durham, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Ethology and Animal Psychology, University of Liège, Belgium

  3. 3

    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Durham, UK

  4. 4

    Royal Holloway Institute of Environmental Research, University of London, UK

  5. 5

    T.G. Masaryk Water Research Institute, Prague, Czech Republic

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 SEP 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632057542

Online ISBN: 9780470999653

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Keywords:

  • stimulus;
  • migratory behaviour;
  • navigation;
  • migrations;
  • constraints

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Stimuli for migration

  • The capacity for migration

  • Piloting, orientation and navigation