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By Stephen Debus

ISBN-10: 1486306926

ISBN-13: 9781486306923

Eagles are awe-inspiring birds that experience inspired a lot human endeavour. Australia is domestic to 3 eagle species, and in Melanesia there are 4 extra endemic species. one other 3 huge Australian hawks are eagle-like. Eagles, being on the most sensible of the meals chain, are delicate ecological barometers of human influence at the Earth’s environment providers, and the entire six Australian species coated during this ebook are threatened in not less than a few states (one additionally nationally). 3 of the 4 Melanesian tropical woodland endemics are threatened or near-threatened.
In Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds, Dr Stephen Debus offers 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, dependent in part on his personal box experiences. incorporated are the 1st nest or prey documents for a few Melanesian species. This ebook areas the Australasian species of their local and worldwide context, reports their inhabitants prestige and threats, presents new details on their ecology, and indicates what has to be performed on the way to make sure the way forward for those very good 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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