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The Resource Conservation of tropical birds, Navjot S. Sodhi [and others]

Conservation of tropical birds, Navjot S. Sodhi [and others]

Label
Conservation of tropical birds
Title
Conservation of tropical birds
Statement of responsibility
Navjot S. Sodhi [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Conservation of Tropical Birds has been written by four conservation biologists whose expertise spans all the tropical regions of the world. It is the first book to cover all the major issues in tropical bird conservation. Current problems faced by tropical bird conservationists are summarised and potential solutions outlined based on the results of case studies. Birds are key indicators of ecosystem health, and such a well-studied group of organisms, that they provide an excellent lens through which to examine global conservation problems caused by phenomena such as climate change, declines in
Member of
Cataloging source
UIU
Dewey number
333.95/8160913
Index
index present
LC call number
QL676.57.T76
LC item number
C66 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sodhi, Navjot S
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Biotic communities
  • Climatic changes
  • Global environmental change
  • Adaptation (Biology)
  • NATURE
  • SCIENCE
  • Adaptation (Biology)
  • Biotic communities
  • Birds
  • Climatic changes
  • Global environmental change
  • Tropics
Label
Conservation of tropical birds, Navjot S. Sodhi [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Matter -- Colour Plates -- The State of Tropical Bird Biodiversity -- Effects of Habitat Fragmentation on Tropical Birds -- Tropical Bird Extinctions -- Ecological Functions of Birds in the Tropics -- Fire and the Conservation of Tropical Birds -- Biotic Invasions and Tropical Birds -- Harvesting of Tropical Birds -- Climate Change Effects on Tropical Birds -- Conservation of Migratory Birds in the Tropics -- Conservation Prospects for Tropical Birds -- References -- Index
  • The state of tropical bird biodiversity -- Effects of habitat fragmentation on tropical birds -- Tropical bird extinctions -- Ecological functions of birds in the tropics -- Fire and the conservation of tropical birds -- Biotic invasions and tropical birds -- Harvesting of tropical birds -- Climate change effects on tropical birds -- Conservation of migratory birds in the tropics -- Conservation prospects for tropical birds
Control code
716174425
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (706 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781444334821
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10.1002/9781444342611
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)716174425
Label
Conservation of tropical birds, Navjot S. Sodhi [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Matter -- Colour Plates -- The State of Tropical Bird Biodiversity -- Effects of Habitat Fragmentation on Tropical Birds -- Tropical Bird Extinctions -- Ecological Functions of Birds in the Tropics -- Fire and the Conservation of Tropical Birds -- Biotic Invasions and Tropical Birds -- Harvesting of Tropical Birds -- Climate Change Effects on Tropical Birds -- Conservation of Migratory Birds in the Tropics -- Conservation Prospects for Tropical Birds -- References -- Index
  • The state of tropical bird biodiversity -- Effects of habitat fragmentation on tropical birds -- Tropical bird extinctions -- Ecological functions of birds in the tropics -- Fire and the conservation of tropical birds -- Biotic invasions and tropical birds -- Harvesting of tropical birds -- Climate change effects on tropical birds -- Conservation of migratory birds in the tropics -- Conservation prospects for tropical birds
Control code
716174425
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (706 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781444334821
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10.1002/9781444342611
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)716174425

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