Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds by Stephen Debus PDF

By Stephen Debus

Eagles are awe-inspiring birds that experience stimulated a lot human endeavour. Australia is domestic to 3 eagle species, and in Melanesia there are 4 extra endemic species. a different 3 huge Australian hawks are eagle-like. Eagles, being on the most sensible of the foodstuff chain, are delicate ecological barometers of human influence at the Earth’s atmosphere prone, and the entire six Australian species coated during this publication are threatened in no less than a few states (one additionally nationally). 3 of the 4 Melanesian tropical wooded area endemics are threatened or near-threatened.
In Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds, Dr Stephen Debus presents a 25-year replace of data on those 10 species as a complement to the instruction manual of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic Birds (HANZAB) and up to date international treatises, established partially on his personal box stories. integrated are the 1st nest or prey documents for a few Melanesian species. This e-book areas the Australasian species of their nearby and international context, experiences their inhabitants prestige and threats, presents new details on their ecology, and indicates what should be performed with the intention to make sure the way forward for those extraordinary birds.
Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds is a useful source for raptor biologists, birdwatchers, flora and fauna rescuers and carers, raptor rehabilitators and zookeepers.

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