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Conservation of new world parrots

ICBP Parrot Working Group Meeting (2nd 1980 Saint Lucia)

Conservation of new world parrots

proceedings of the ICBP Parrot Working Group Meeting, St. Lucia, 1980

by ICBP Parrot Working Group Meeting (2nd 1980 Saint Lucia)

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Published by Published by Smithsonian Institution Press for the International Council for Bird Preservation in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • America.,
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Parrots -- America.,
    • Parrots -- Australia.,
    • Birds -- Conservation -- America.,
    • Birds -- Conservation -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Roger F. Pasquier.
      SeriesTechnical publication,, no. 1, ICBP technical publication ;, no. 1.
      ContributionsPasquier, Roger F., International Council for Bird Preservation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL696.P7 I26 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 485 p. :
      Number of Pages485
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1044795M
      LC Control Number93244230

      New World parrots in crisis: solutions from conservation biology. Beissinger, Steven R. and Noel F. R. Snyder, editors. Bird Conservation Conure Macaw Parrots. See More Items By Steven R. Beissinger Noel F. R. Snyder. Andrew Isles Natural History Books; Glass Place (Rear of Greville Street) Prahran VIC Australia. PDF | On Jan 1, , Jack C. Eitniear and others published Releasing New World parrots into the wild: conservation considerations | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.

        BirdLife International maintains its own complete checklist of birds (taxonomic checklist of the world's bird species) because there are so many different global, regional, national, site and family taxonomic checklists, and the current major phase of taxonomic revision requires BirdLife to track and evaluate new arrangements as they are proposed; thus there is an urgent and sustained need to. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Dimensions and causes of the parrot conservation crisis / N.J. Collar and A.T. Juniper --Parrots, pressures, people, and pride / Paul J. Butler --Macaw biology and ecotourism, or "When a bird in the bush is worth two in the hand" / Charles A. .

      The particular book New World Parrots Crisis: Solutions from Conservation Biology will bring you to definitely the new experience of reading the book. The author style to describe the idea is very unique. If you try to find new book to read, this book very ideal to you. The book New World Parrots . New World Parrots in Crisis: Solutions from Conservation Biology by Steven R. Beissinger. Smithsonian. Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library.


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