Moroccan Birds

Mohamed Amezian

- Independent ecologist.

- Member of GREPOM (Group for Research and Protection of Birds in Morocco, BirdLife partner in the country) since years, and in 2015 I was elected to its National Council (also a volunteer position).

- Member of the Moroccan Rare Birds Committee (MRBC) / Commission d’Homologation Marocaine (CHM) since January 2014.


ResearchGate profile:

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mohamed_Amezian

The name is also spelt sometimes (by others) as: Mohamed Ameziane, Mohammed Amezian, Mohammed Ameziane. Ar: 
محمد أمزيان

Peer reviewed papers: 

  • Küpper, C. Edwards, S.V., Kosztolányi, A., Alrashidi, M., Burke, T., Herrmann, P., Argüelles-Tico, A., Amat, J.A., Amezian, M., Rocha, A., Hötker, H., Ivanov, A., Chernicko, J. & Székely, T. 2012. High gene flow on a continental scale in the polyandrous Kentish plover Charadrius alexandrinus. Molecular Ecology 21: 5864-5879. 

Papers in birdwatching journals and others:

Chapters:

El Khamlichi, R. & Amezian, M. 2015. La colonia de Espátula común (Platalea leucorodia) de Smir, norte de Marruecos: pasado, presente y futuro. In: Hortas, F. & Ruiz, J. (Eds). La migración intercontinental de la espátula Platalea leucorodia. Grupo de Desarrollo Pesquero Cádiz-Estrecho & Sociedad Gaditana de Historia Natural, Cádiz, España, pp. 271–276.

Reports:

 

  • Amezian, M. (2006 & 2008). Rapport sur les résultats de baguage des passereaux dans les marais de Smir (Nord-ouest du Maroc). Rapport inédit.
  • Amezian, M. & Bot, S. 2009. Catching Kentish Plovers in Oued Gharifa salt pans, northern Morocco. Unpublished report.

 


Presentations at conferences:

  • Amezian M., Louah A., Thompson I., Cortes J. & Qninba A. 2007. La migration de la Rousserolle effarvatte Acrocephalus scirpaceus dans les marais de Smir (Nord-Ouest du Maroc). 4èmes Journées Internationales "Oiseaux d'Eau et Zones Humides au Maroc", El Jadida, 16-17 février 2007.
  • Amezian M., Qninba A., Rguibi Idrissi H., Cortes J., Perez C., Louah A., El Agbani M. A. & Bensusan K. 2009. Complete moult of adult and juvenile Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus in Smir marshes, Northern Morocco. 7th Conference of the European Ornithologists' Union, Zurich, 21–26 August 2009.
  • Amezian M., Thompson I., Cortes J., Louah A. & Qninba A. 2010. Migration and wintering of Bluethroat Luscinia svecica in Smir marshes, northern Morocco. 5èmes Journées Internationales "Oiseaux d'Eau et Zones Humides au Maroc", Rabat, 23-25 février 2010.  
  • Cortes J., Linares L., Bensusan K., Thompson I., Amezian M., Perez C. & Hammada S. 2007. The Gibraltar connection: a study of plant species that link Gibraltar to the Rif. 4èmes Journées Nationales de Biodiversité, Tétouan, 26-27 October 2007.  
  • Thompson I., Amezian M., Banham R., Rguibi Idrissi H., Cortes J., Perez C., Bensusan K., Elbanak A. & Qninba A. 2007. Report on bird ringing operations in the Smir wetlands, 2004-2007. 4èmes Journées Nationales de Biodiversité, Tétouan, 26-27 October 2007.