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Avian Migration

Chris Merkord
  • Berthold, Peter; Gwinner, Eberhard; Sonnenschein, Edith Springer 2003 Berlin Germany http://www.springer.com/life+sciences/ecology/book/978-3-540-43408-5

    610 p. 181 illus., 7 in color.

    Softcover ISBN 9783642077807

    English 08/27/2003 3540434089 9783540434085 No value No value

The reader of this comprehensive presentation benefits from an outstanding overview of all aspects of the fascinating phenomenon of bird migration. The book is written by leading experts from around the world. The text summarizes reviews and discussions of the most recent hypotheses. In doing so, it covers the entire research field from phenomenology through to ecology, physiology, control mechanisms, orientation, evolutionary aspects and conservation measures. It also examines the most modern methodological approaches including, satellite trakcking, molecular techniques or stable isotope investigations and envisages forthcoming developments in the course of global warming.

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