Birds and climate change
Anders Moller, Wolfgang Fiedler and Hal Caswell
Temperature and other climate variables are currently changing at a dramatic rate.
Birds are excellent model organisms, with a very active metabolism, they are highly sensitive to
environmental changes and as highly mobile creatures they are also extremely reactive. This book
discusses our current knowledge of observed changes and provides guidelines for studies in the years to
come so we can document and understand how patterns of changing weather conditions may affect birds.
The various chapters are written by leading experts in these fields and enlighten a broad range of aspects in
Paperback 272 pp ISBN 9780123736147
Of interest to professional ornithologists, conservation biologists, researchers and students in bird ecology.
Anyone with interest in bird biology.
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