Birds as Monitors of Environmental Change

Editors: Furness, Robert, Greenwood, J.J.D. (Eds.)

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Birds as Monitors of Environmental Change looks at how bird populations are affected by pollutants, water quality, and other physical changes and how this scientific knowledge can help in predicting the effects of pollutants and other physical changes in the environment.

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provides excellent summaries of the state of knowledge of birds as indicators for a variety of environmental changes and places this topic within the broader context of monitoring theory - Conservation Biology; ...essential reading for anyone interested in the ecology of birds, ecotoxicology or in the potential use of bioindicator organisms as monitors of man-made, and other, environmental change -TREE; Explains the principles and practices of using birds not only to monitor changes in the environment, but also to indicate which changes are significant and need to be monitored |o SciTech Book News |d April 1994

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-94-015-1322-7
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Softcover $139.99
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  • ISBN 978-94-015-1324-1
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Birds as Monitors of Environmental Change
Editors
  • Robert Furness
  • J.J.D. Greenwood
Copyright
1993
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-015-1322-7
DOI
10.1007/978-94-015-1322-7
Softcover ISBN
978-94-015-1324-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 356
Number of Illustrations
12 b/w illustrations
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