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Avian conservation

research and management

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Published by Island Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Conservation -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by John M. Marzluff and Rex Sallabanks.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsMarzluff, John M., Sallabanks, Rex., American Ornithologists" Union., Raptor Research Foundation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL676.5 .A96 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 563 p. :
    Number of Pages563
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL351106M
    ISBN 10155963569X
    LC Control Number98010506

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    Avian conservation book, contributors emphasize three themes: that an expanding human population has caused widespread changes in bird habitats; that research must be shifted from short-term, correlative studies of bird abundance to long-term, experimental studies that measure avian population viability; and that a closer relationship needs to be developed between researchers and managers. It also highlights how much more we need to learn in order to address the impacts on birds of the suite of human activities that comprise urbanization. Approximately 7, migrating songbirds were attracted to and killed by the flare at the liquefied natural gas terminal in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada on September 13, The goals of habitat protection for birds and other threatened animals and plants often conflicts with other stakeholders, such as landowners and businesses, who can face economically damaging restrictions on their activities.

    Theobald, J. Such problems often indicate more serious and widespread environmental problems, making avian research a critical component of the overall protection of biodiversity. Brawn, D. Inbiologists working for the state of California estimated Avian conservation book 3, birds died at the Ivanpah concentrated solar power demonstration plant in the span of a year; "many of them burned alive while flying near the tower collector where air temperatures reached up to 1, degrees Fahrenheit. The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules About this book One of the most striking and persistent ways humans dominate Earth is by changing land-cover as we settle a region.


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