This dataset contains a data.frame object, representing coordinates and acquisition times of 15 White Storks, migrating from Lake of Constance, SW Germany, to Africa.



  • df is a data.frame object

  • m is a moveStack object

An object of class MoveStack with 155173 rows and 3 columns.


These objects are used by some moveVis examples and have been included for demonstrational purposes.

The dataset represents a subset of the LifeTrack White Stork dataset by Cheng et al. (2019) and Fiedler et al. (2019), available under the Creative Commons license "CC0 1.0 Universal Public Domain Dedication" on Movebank (doi:10.5441/001/1.ck04mn78/1).


Cheng Y, Fiedler W, Wikelski M, Flack A (2019) "Closer-to-home" strategy benefits juvenile survival in a long-distance migratory bird. Ecology and Evolution. doi:10.1002/ece3.5395

Fiedler W, Flack A, Schäfle W, Keeves B, Quetting M, Eid B, Schmid H, Wikelski M (2019) Data from: Study "LifeTrack White Stork SW Germany" (2013-2019). Movebank Data Repository. doi:10.5441/001/1.ck04mn78