Andrew Hoodless, Christopher Heward and Owen Williams / May 2020 – vol. 113, issue 5, pp 256–278 Andrew Hoodless, Christopher Heward and Owen WilliamsThe additional pre-migratory mass is almost entirely fat: for a Woodcock of average departure mass (340 g), fat would comprise 26% of lean body mass (270 g) and could be deposited in ten days provided the ground remained unfrozen (Sánchez-García et al. 2018). We estimate the typical maximum flight range for Woodcocks leaving Britain ... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.