Peer-Review Publications

Peer-Review Publications

2021 Publications

Tombre, I.M, Fredriksen F., Jerpstad O., Østnes J.O., Eythorsson E. (2021) Population control by means of organised hunting effort: Experiences from a voluntary goose hunting arrangement. Ambio.

2020 Publications

Lam, S.S., Tjørnløy, R. S., Sonne, C., Therkildsen, O. R., Christensen, T. K., Madsen, J., Daugaard-Petersen, T., Ortiz, J. M. C., Peng, W., Charbonneaux, M., Rivas, E. I., Garbus, S.-E., Lyngs, P., Siebert, U., Dietz, R., Maier-Sam, K., Lierz, M., Tombre, I. M., Andersen-Ranberg, E. U. & Sonne, C. (2020). Seroprevalence of avian influenza in Baltic common eiders (Somateria mollissima) and pink-footed geese (Anser brachyrhynchus). Environment International 142: 105873.

Montràs-Janer, T., Knape, J., Stoessel, M., Nilsson, L., Pärt, T., Tombre, I. & Månsson, J. (2020). Spatio-temporal patterns of crop damage caused by geese, swans and cranes—Implications for crop damage prevention. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 300, 107001. Link

Oudman, T., Laland, K. N., Ruxton, G., Tombre, I. M., Shimmings, P. & Prop, J. (2020). Young Birds Switch but Old Birds Lead: How Barnacle Geese Adjust Migratory Habits to Environmental Change.  Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7:502. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2019.00502


2019 Publications

Clausen, K. K., Balsby, T. J., Goma, V., & Madsen, J. (2019). Using re-sighting data to estimate population size of Pink-footed Geese (Anser brachyrhynchus). Ornis Fennica, 96(3). Link

Cusack, J. J., Duthie, A. B., Rakotonarivo, O. S., Pozo, R. A., Mason, T. H., Månsson, J., Nilsson L., Tombre, I.M., Eythórsson, E., Madsen J., Tulloch, A., Hearn R.D., Redpath S., Bunnefeld N. (2019). Time series analysis reveals synchrony and asynchrony between conflict management effort and increasing large grazing bird populations in northern Europe. Conservation letters, 12(1), e12450. doi: 10.1111/conl.12450

Hitchcock, D., Andersen, T., Varpe, Ø., Loonen, M., Warner, N., Herzke, D., Tombre, I., Griffin, L., Shimmings, P., Borgå, K. 2019. Potential Effect of Migration Strategy on Pollutant Occurrence in Eggs of Arctic Breeding Barnacle Geese (Branta leucopsis). Environmental Sciences & Technology, 7;53(9): 5535-5435.

Kruckenberg, H. (2019). Large-scale egg-dumping by island nesting Greylag Geese Anser  anser: an indication of density-depended regulation in a breeding population in northwest Lowe Saxony, Germany. Wildfowl. 69, 221-229. Link

Kruckenberg, H. (2019). Zugvogel Newsletter 02/2019. Institute for Wetlands and Waterbird Research and Fachgruppe Gänseökologie der Deutschen OrnithologenGesellschaft (DO-G). Link

Montràs-Janer, T., Knape, J., Nilsson, L., Tombre, I., Pärt, T. & Månsson, J. (2019). Relating national levels of crop damage to the abundance of large grazing birds: implications for management. Journal of Applied Ecology 56: 2286-2297. Link

Nilsson L. (2019) Staging and wintering Taiga Bean Geese Anser fabalis fabalis in south Sweden 2016/17 - 2018/19. AEWA/EGMP Report.  Link 

Tombre, I. M., Oudman, T., Shimmings, P., Griffin, L., & Prop, J. (2019). Northward range expansion in spring‐staging barnacle geese is a response to climate change and population growth, mediated by individual experience. Global change biology, 25(11), 3680-3693. doi: 10.1111/gcb.14793

Williams, J. H., Balsby, T. J., Nielsen, H. Ø., Asferg, T., & Madsen, J. (2019). Managing geese with recreational hunters?. Ambio, 48(3), 217-229. doi: 10.1007/s13280-018-1070-7


2018 Publications

Bakker, E. S., Veen, C., ter Heerdt, G., Huig, N., & Sarneel, J. (2018). High grazing pressure of geese threatens conservation and restoration of reed belts. Frontiers in Plant Science, 9, 1649. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.01649 

Clausen, K. K., Madsen, J., Cottaar, F., Kuijken, E., & Verscheure, C. (2018). Highly dynamic wintering strategies in migratory geese: Coping with environmental change. Global change biology, 24(7), 3214-3225. doi: 10.1111/gcb.14061

Clausen, K. K., Madsen, J., Nolet, B. A., & Haugaard, L. (2018). Maize stubble as foraging habitat for wintering geese and swans in northern Europe. Agriculture, ecosystems & environment, 259, 72-76. doi: 10.1016/j.agee.2018.03.002

Holmgaard, S. B., Tombre, I. M. & Eythórsson, E. (2018). Hunter Opinions on the Management of Migratory Geese: a Case of Stakeholder Involvement in Adaptive Harvest Management. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 23 (3): 284-292. Link

Kruckenberg, H. (2018). Zugvogel Newsletter 01/2018. Institute for Wetlands and Waterbird Research and Fachgruppe Gänseökologie der Deutschen OrnithologenGesellschaft (DO-G). Link

Johnson, F. A., Alhainen, M., Fox, A. D., Madsen, J., & Guillemain, M. (2018). Making do with less: must sparse data preclude informed harvest strategies for European waterbirds?. Ecological applications, 28(2), 427-441. doi: 10.1002/eap.1659

Pujolar, J. M., Dalén, L., Olsen, R. A., Hansen, M. M., & Madsen, J. (2018). First de novo whole genome sequencing and assembly of the pink-footed goose. Genomics, 110(2), 75-79. doi: 10.1016/j.ygeno.2017.08.008

Розенфельд, С. Б., Замятин, Д. О., Ванжелюв, Д., Киртаев, Г. В., Рогова, Н. В., Као, Л., & Поповкина, А. Б. (2018). ЛЕСНОЙ ГУМЕННИК В ЯМАЛО-НЕНЕЦКОМ АВТОНОМНОМ ОКРУГЕ. Казарка: бюллетень Рабочей группы по гусеобразным Северной Евразии, (20), 28-52. Link

Williams, J. H., Topping, C. J., Dalby, L., Clausen, K. K., & Madsen, J. (2018). Where to go goose hunting? Using pattern-oriented modeling to better understand human decision processes. Human dimensions of wildlife, 23(6), 533-551. doi: 10.1080/10871209.2018.1509249


2017 Publications

Baveco, J. M., Bergjord, A. K., Bjerke, J. W., Chudzińska, M. E., Pellissier, L., Simonsen, C. E., Madsen J., Tombre, I.M., Nolet, B. A. (2017). Combining modelling tools to evaluate a goose management scheme. Ambio, 46(2), 210-223. doi: 10.1007/s13280-017-0899-5

Christensen, T. K., Madsen, J., Asferg, T., Hounisen, J. P., & Haugaard, L. (2017). Assessing hunters’ ability to identify shot geese: Implications for hunting bag accuracy. European journal of wildlife research, 63(1), 20. doi: 10.1007/s10344-017-1080-y

Clausen, K. K., Christensen, T. K., Gundersen, O. M., & Madsen, J. (2017). Impact of hunting along the migration corridor of pink‐footed geese Anser brachyrhynchus–implications for sustainable harvest management. Journal of Applied Ecology, 54(5), 1563-1570. doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.12850

Clausen, K. K., Holm, T. E., Haugaard, L., & Madsen, J. (2017). Crippling ratio: A novel approach to assess hunting-induced wounding of wild animals. Ecological indicators, 80, 242-246. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2017.05.044

Eythórsson, E., Tombre, I. M., & Madsen, J. (2017). Goose management schemes to resolve conflicts with agriculture: Theory, practice and effects. Ambio, 46(2), 231-240.  doi: 10.1007/s13280-016-0884-4

Fox, A. D., Elmberg, J., Tombre, I. M. & Hessel, R. 2017. Agriculture and herbivorous waterfowl: a review of the scientific basis for improved management. Biological Reviews 92: 854-877. Link

Gundersen, O. M., Clausen, K. K., & Madsen, J. (2017). Body Mass Dynamics of Pink-Footed Geese (Anser brachyrhynchus) During Stopover on Autumn Migration in Norway. Waterbirds, 40(4), 353-363. doi: 10.1675/063.040.0407

Hessen, D. O., Tombre, I. M., van Geest, G. & Alfsnes, K. (2017). Global change and ecosystem connectivity; How geese link fields of central Europe to eutrophication of Arctic freshwaters. AMBIO 46: 40-47. Link

Jensen, G. H., Pellissier, L., Tombre, I. M., & Madsen, J. (2017). Landscape selection by migratory geese: implications for hunting organisation. Wildlife Biology, 2017(17). doi: 10.2981/wlb.00192

Klaassen, M., Hahn, S., Korthals, H., & Madsen, J. (2017). Eggs brought in from afar: Svalbard‐breeding pink‐footed geese can fly their eggs across the Barents Sea. Journal of avian biology, 48(1), 173-179. doi: 10.5061/10.5061/dryad.5p251

Madsen, J., Williams, J. H., Johnson, F. A., Tombre, I. M., Dereliev, S., & Kuijken, E. (2017). Implementation of the first adaptive management plan for a European migratory waterbird population: The case of the Svalbard pink-footed goose Anser brachyrhynchusAmbio, 46(2), 275-289. doi: 10.1007/s13280-016-0888-0

Olsen, A. K. B., Bjerke, J. W. & Tombre, I.M.  2017. Yield reductions in agricultural grasslands in Norway after springtime grazing by pink-footed geese. Journal of Applied Ecology 54: 1836-1746. Link

Pujolar, J. M., Dalén, L., Hansen, M. M., & Madsen, J. (2017). Demographic inference from whole‐genome and RAD sequencing data suggests alternating human impacts on goose populations since the last ice age. Molecular ecology, 26(22), 6270-6283.doi: 10.1111/mec.14374

Simonsen, C. E., Tombre, I. M., & Madsen, J. (2017). Scaring as a tool to alleviate crop damage by geese: Revealing differences between farmers’ perceptions and the scale of the problem. Ambio, 46(2), 319-327. doi: 10.1007/s13280-016-0891-5

Stroud, D. A., Madsen, J., & Fox, A. D. (2017). Key actions towards the sustainable management of European geese. Ambio, 46(2), 328-338. doi: 10.1007/s13280-017-0903-0


2016 Publications

Anderson, H. B., Speed, J. D., Madsen, J., Pedersen, Å. Ø., Tombre, I. M., & Van Der Wal, R. (2016). Late snow melt moderates herbivore disturbance of the Arctic tundra. Ecoscience, 23(1-2), 29-39. doi: 10.1080/11956860.2016.1212684

Clausen, K. K., & Madsen, J. (2016). Philopatry in a changing world: response of pink-footed geese Anser brachyrhynchus to the loss of a key autumn staging area due to restoration of Filsø Lake, Denmark. Journal of Ornithology, 157(1), 229-237. doi: 10.1007/s10336-015-1271-9

Jensen, G.H., Madsen, J. & Tombre, I.M. 2016. Hunting migratory geese: Is there an optimal practice? Wildlife Biology, 22:194-203. doi: 10.2981/wlb.00162 

Jensen, G.H., Tombre, I.M. & Madsen, J. 2016. Environmental factors affecting numbers of pink-footed geese Anser brachyrhynchus utilising an autumn stopover site. Wildlife Biology, 22:183-193. doi: 10.2981/wlb.00161

Madsen, J., Clausen, K. K., Christensen, T. K., & Johnson, F. A. (2016). Regulation of the hunting season as a tool for adaptive harvest management—first results for pink-footed geese Anser brachyrhynchus. Wildlife Biology, 22(5), 204-209. doi: 10.2981/wlb.00234

Simonsen, C. E., Madsen, J., Tombre, I. M., & Nabe‐Nielsen, J. (2016). Is it worthwhile scaring geese to alleviate damage to crops?–An experimental study. Journal of Applied Ecology, 53(3), 916-924. doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.12604


2015 Publications

Anderson, H. B., Madsen, J., Fuglei, E., Jensen, G. H., Woodin, S. J., & van der Wal, R. (2015). The dilemma of where to nest: influence of spring snow cover, food proximity and predator abundance on reproductive success of an arctic-breeding migratory herbivore is dependent on nesting habitat choice. Polar Biology, 38(2), 153-162. doi: 10.1007/s00300-014-1574-y

Clausen, K. K., Madsen, J., & Tombre, I. M. (2015). Carry-over or compensation? The impact of winter harshness and post-winter body condition on spring-fattening in a migratory goose species. PLoS One, 10(7), e0132312. doi: 10.1371/journal. pone.0132312 

Madsen, J., Christensen, T. K., Balsby, T. J., & Tombre, I. M. (2015). Could have gone wrong: effects of abrupt changes in migratory behaviour on harvest in a waterbird population. PLoS One, 10(8), e0135100. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0135100

Williams, B. K., & Johnson, F. A. (2015). Value of information in natural resource management: technical developments and application to pink‐footed geese. Ecology and Evolution, 5(2), 466-474. doi: 10.1002/ece3.1363


2014 Publications

Bjerke, J. W., Bergjord, A.K., Tombre, I. M. & Madsen, J. (2014). Reduced dairy grassland yields in Central Norway after a single springtime grazing event by pink-footed geese. Grass and Forage Science 69: 129-139. Link

Clausen, K. K., & Madsen, J. (2014). Effects of neckbands on body condition of migratory geese. Journal of ornithology, 155(4), 951-958. doi: 10.1007/s10336-014-1080-6

Jensen, G. H., Madsen, J., Johnson, F. A., & Tamstorf, M. P. (2014). Snow conditions as an estimator of the breeding output in high-Arctic pink-footed geese Anser brachyrhynchusPolar Biology, 37(1), 1-14. doi:10.1007/s00300-013-1404-7

Johnson, F. A., Jensen, G. H., Madsen, J., & Williams, B. K. (2014). Uncertainty, robustness, and the value of information in managing an expanding Arctic goose population. Ecological Modelling, 273, 186-199. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2013.10.031

Madsen, J., Bjerrum, M., & Tombre, I. M. (2014). Regional management of farmland feeding geese using an ecological prioritization tool. Ambio, 43(6), 801-809. doi: 10.1007/s13280-014-0515-x

Madsen, J., Tjørnløv, R. S., Frederiksen, M., Mitchell, C., & Sigfússon, A. T. (2014). Connectivity between flyway populations of waterbirds: assessment of rates of exchange, their causes and consequences. Journal of applied ecology, 51(1), 183-193. doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.12183

2013 Publications 

Pedersen, Å. Ø., Speed, J. D. M. & Tombre, I.M. (2013). Prevalence of pink-footed goose grubbing in the arctic tundra increases with population expansion. Polar Biology 36:1569-1575. Link

Pedersen, Å. Ø., Tombre, I. M., Eidesen, P. B., Fuglei, E., Jepsen, J. & Stien, A. (2013). Spatial patterns of goose grubbing suggest elevated grubbing in dry habitats linked to early snow melt. Polar Research 32, 19719. Link

Tombre, I. M. Eythórsson, E. & Madsen J. (2013). Stakeholder involvement in adaptive goose management; case studies and experiences from Norway. Ornis Norvegica 36: 17-24. Link

Tombre I.M., Eythórsson E., Madsen J. (2013) Towards a Solution to the Goose-Agriculture Conflict in North Norway, 1988–2012: The Interplay between Policy, Stakeholder Influence and Goose Population Dynamics. PLoS ONE 8(8): e71912. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0071912

Williams J.H., Madsen J. (2013) Stakeholder Perspectives and Values when Setting Waterbird Population Targets: Implications for Flyway Management Planning in a European Context. PLoS ONE 8(11): e81836. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0081836