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Current Ornithology, Volume 7 : Current Ornithology - Dennis M. Power

Current Ornithology, Volume 7

Current Ornithology

By: Dennis M. Power (Editor)

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Published: 28th February 1990
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Eight papers on various aspects of the subject, including: declines in migratory birds; avian energy storage; survival rates of British birds; food storing in birds; social organization in Parus; age-specific variation and reproduction; evolution of coloniality; and extra-pair copulations. Annotati

`As has been true with past volumes in this series, and as is particularly true this year for workers in the fields of conservation/population biology, energy studies, and studies of the evolution and ecology of behavior and social organization, Current Ornithology is not just `for the birds' anymore.' Bioscience, March 1991 `The volume is excellent, and the extensive literature reviews provided at the end of each chapter make this valuable for anyone initiating a research study on one of the topics discussed.' The Wilson Bulletin, June 1991 `Volume 7 is a valuable reference.' Journal of the British Ornithologists' Union, 1990

Population Trends in Grassland, Shrubland, and Forest Birds in Eastern North America
The Habitat Concept in Ornithology
Nonbreeding Social Organization in Migratory and Resident Birds
Predation and the Limitation of Bird Numbers
Sibling Competition, Hatching Asynchrony, Incubation Period, and Lifespan in Altricial Birds
Index
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ISBN: 9780306433078
ISBN-10: 0306433079
Series: Current Ornithology : Book 7
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 388
Published: 28th February 1990
Publisher: Springer Science+Business Media
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 15.6  x 3.18
Weight (kg): 1.65