By Richard Swinburne
By Richard Swinburne
By Carolyn M. Miller,Fernando Zavala,Alejandro Grajal
By Clive F. Mann,Robert A. Cheke,Richard Allen
By Christoph Moning,Felix Weiß
Für mehr als 270 Vogelarten werden präzise Tipps gegeben. Mehr als one hundred eighty genaue Gebietskarten ermöglichen das zielsichere Auffinden der Orte. So finden Sie die besten Gebiete zur Vogelzugbeobachtung, eindrucksvolle Schauplätze von Gänse- und Watvogelscharen, Fundorte von Löffler, Sumpfläufer und Lachseeschwalbe.
Der unverzichtbare Tourenplaner für jeden Vogelbeobachter! Der erfolgreiche Band jetzt überarbeitet und aktualisiert.
By Karle Wilson Baker,Charlotte Baker Montgomery,Sarah Ragland Jackson
In an everyday diary she stored all through her existence, Baker recorded her observations of the various birds that lived within the seriously wooded atmosphere of her Nacogdoches domestic, referred to as Tanglewood. while her kin moved from the home, she accumulated her essays on chook lifestyles into this quantity, illustrated through her daughter Charlotte and released in 1930.
Her little vintage speaks with the voice of her instances to readers this present day who get pleasure from their avian companions.
By James N. M. Smith,Terry L. Cook,Stephen I. Rothstein,Scott K. Robinson,Spencer G. Sealy,Paul R. Ehrlich
In the earlier centuries, cowbirds have elevated in numbers and prolonged their variety throughout North the USA, whereas a few of the local songbird species whose nests they parasitize to elevate their younger have declined. This well timed booklet collects 40 essays by way of lots of the significant specialists at the biology and administration of cowbirds. The book's ambitions are to discover the biology of cowbirds, the threats they pose to host species and populations, and the administration courses which are being undertaken to lessen those threats.
The ebook is equipped into 5 sections, each one with a longer editors' creation that locations the contributions in a extensive, updated atmosphere. The sections cover:
By Claus König,Friedhelm Weick,Jan-Hendrik Becking
By David Gibbs,Eustace Barnes,John D. Cox
By Tony Tilford
By Paul J. Baicich,Margaret A. Barker,Carrol L. Henderson
every one bankruptcy offers info on a number of bird-feeding improvement or pattern together with the “discovery” of seeds, the discovery of alternative different types of feeders, and the construction of recent businesses. additionally woven into the publication are the worlds of schooling, publishing, trade, specialist ornithology, and citizen technological know-how, all of that have embraced poultry feeding at varied occasions and from various perspectives.
The authors take a decade-by-decade technique beginning within the past due 19th century, delivering a historic evaluate in every one bankruptcy earlier than masking topical advancements (such as hummingbird feeding and birdbaths). at the one hand, they convey that the tale of fowl feeding is one in all entrepreneurial invention; however, they show how americans, via a probably uncomplicated perform, have come to price the common world.