Maina Handmaker

PhD Candidate



Department of Environmental Conservation

University of Massachusetts Amherst



Publications



Published




Spring migration patterns of red knots in the Southeast United States disentangled using automated telemetry


Adam D. Smith, Felicia J. Sanders, Kara L. Lefevre, Janet M. Thibault, Kevin S. Kalasz, Maina C. Handmaker, Fletcher M. Smith, Tim S. Keyes

Scientific Reports, vol. 13, 2023 Jul




South Atlantic Bight – a final stop for Ruddy Turnstones migrating to the Arctic


Felicia J. Sanders, Adam D. Smith, Janet M. Thibault, Deborah L. Carter, Maina C. Handmaker, Fletcher M. Smith

Journal of Field Ornithology, vol. 94, 2023 May




A half-century of changes in migratory landbird numbers along coastal Massachusetts


Matthew D. Kamm, Trevor L. Lloyd-Evans, Maina Handmaker, J. Michael Reed

PLOS ONE, vol. 14, 2019 Sep


In Preparation


Individual foraging site fidelity persists within and across stopover seasons in a migratory shorebird


Maina C. Handmaker, Felicia J. Sanders, Adam D. Smith, Ethan P. Shealy, Natasza Fontaine, Madelyn B. Kaplin, Janet M. Thibault, Mary Catherine Martin, Camille Duquet, Abby V. Sterling, Nathan R. Senner

In review.