Birds of Prey of Australia

Birds of Prey of Australia will appeal to a wide range of readers, including ornithologists, raptor biologists, birdwatchers, wildlife rescuers/carers, raptor rehabilitators, zookeepers, naturalists, bushwalkers, ecological consultants, ...

Birds of Prey of Australia

Raptors are popular and iconic birds, and are important ecologically, with some species listed as threatened. Yet they are among the most difficult birds to identify. This fully updated Third Edition of the popular and award-winning field guide Birds of Prey of Australia contains two sections: a field guide with distribution maps, detailed illustrations and information on identification; and a handbook which includes an overview of the current knowledge about raptors, including their biology, ecology and behaviour. An illustrated section on difficult-to-distinguish species pairs is also included, along with new photographs. Birds of Prey of Australia will appeal to a wide range of readers, including ornithologists, raptor biologists, birdwatchers, wildlife rescuers/carers, raptor rehabilitators, zookeepers, naturalists, bushwalkers, ecological consultants, fauna authorities, park rangers, state forestry personnel and students.

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Birds of Prey of Australia
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Stephen Debus
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-01 - Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING

Raptors are popular and iconic birds, and are important ecologically, with some species listed as threatened. Yet they are among the most difficult birds to identify. This fully updated Third Edition of the popular and award-winning field guide Birds of Prey of Australia contains two sections: a field guide with
Birds of Prey of Australia
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Stephen J. S. Debus
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING

Illustrated field guide to diurnal raptors, a bird group that many people find among the most difficult birds to identify. Raptors are popular and iconic birds, & important ecologically as well as in legislation. Also provides a brief overview of the biology of raptors &an indication of current state of
Australian Birds of Prey in Flight
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Richard Seaton, Mat Gilfedder, Stephen Debus
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher:

Birds of prey spend most of their time in flight, and, when viewed from the ground, they are notoriously hard to identify. Australian Birds of Prey in Flightis a photographic guide to the eagles, hawks, kites and falcons flying high above you. Individual species profiles describe distinguishing features and the
The Birds of Prey of Australia
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Stephen J. S. Debus
Categories: Birds of prey
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

The Birds of Prey of Australia summarises the features and biology of Australian birds of prey, which include some of the most spectacular birds found in this region. Eagles, falcons, goshawks, harriers, and kites all feature in this handy and fully illustrated book, which has been written for ordinary bird-lovers,
Australian Predators of the Sky
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Penny Olsen
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-01 - Publisher: National Library of Australia

Australian predators of the sky are some of the most admired and the most despised of the bird world. Raptors are admired for their strength and independence, but despised for their depredations on livestock and favourite garden birds, while the owls are at once respected for their wisdom and watchfulness