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The Resource Atlas of rare birds, Dominic Couzens

Atlas of rare birds, Dominic Couzens

Label
Atlas of rare birds
Title
Atlas of rare birds
Statement of responsibility
Dominic Couzens
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
598.168
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL676.7
LC item number
.C68 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Atlas of rare birds, Dominic Couzens
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Atlas of rare birds, Dominic Couzens
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Back from the brink : starting again with just a few survivors. California condor ; Kakapo ; Laysan duck ; Seychelles magpie-robin ; Crested ibis -- The perils of island living : many threatened birds are confined to small spaces. Ultramarine lorikeet ; Floreana mockingbird ; Kagu ; Junin grebe ; Bali myna -- Threats in many guises : peculiar ways to become threatened. Tristan albatross ; Black-eared miner ; Montserrat oriole ; Houbara bustard ; Colourful puffleg -- Migrants : the difficulties of protecting birds on the move. Aquatic warbler ; Nordmann's greenshank ; Northern bald ibis ; Kirtland's warbler ; Whooping crane -- Unexpected calamities : once common birds in sudden danger. White-rumped vulture ; Sooty falcon ; Regent honeyeater ; Red-legged kittiwake ; Lesser flamingo -- Lost causes? : optimism fades - or has gone completely. Spoon-billed sandpiper ; Brazilian merganser ; Philippine eagle ; Marvellous spatuletail ; Po'ouli -- Controversies : conservation is rarely a simple business. Spotted owl ; White-headed duck ; Grenada dove ; Gurney's pitta ; Spix's macaw -- Discoveries : some unexpected ways to discover new species. Algerian nuthatch ; Nechisar nightjar ; Hooded grebe ; Udzungwa forest partridge ; Araripe manakin -- Rediscoveries : missing birds are found again. Noisy scrub-bird ; Forest owlet ; New Zealand storm-petrel ; Bruijn's brush-turkey ; Madagascar pochard -- The pending tray : are they out there, or not? Long-whiskered owlet ; Night parrot ; Pink-headed duck ; White-eyed river martin ; Ivory-billed woodpecker
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ocn609541924
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Dimensions
27 cm.
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Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780262015172
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010017197
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)609541924

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