Avian Migration

by Berthold, Peter; Gwinner, E.; Sonnenschein, E.
Avian Migration

Avian Migration

by Berthold, Peter; Gwinner, E.; Sonnenschein, E.

Format: Hardcover

Status: Out of print

Code: 12459

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2003. Hardcover in very good condition. Bumped corners. Previous owner's name on front pastedown. A comprehensive overview of all of the fascinating aspects of bird migration.

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. Illustrated.

ISBN: 3540434089

Publisher: Springer Verlag

Year of Publication: 2003

Page Count: 610

Weight: 3 lb