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Birds of the Darwin Region
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Niven McCrie Richard Noske
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Birds of the Darwin Region

Niven McCrie Richard Noske


9781486300341

CSIRO Publishing


Birds (ornithology);
Wildlife: birds & birdwatching


Paperback

464 pages

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Birds of the Darwin Region is the first comprehensive treatment of the avifauna of Darwin, a city located in Australia's monsoon tropics, where seasons are defined by rainfall rather than by temperature. With its mangrove-lined bays and creeks, tidal mudflats, monsoon rainforests, savannah woodlands, and freshwater lagoons, Darwin has retained all of its original habitats in near-pristine condition, and is home or host to 323 bird species. Unlike other Australian cities, it has no established exotic bird species.

Stunning colour photographs adorn the accounts of bird species, including some of the 65 species considered as vagrants to the region. This book is a must-read for professional ornithologists and amateur birders, and an indispensable reference for local biologists, teachers, and students, and government and non-government environmental agencies, as well anyone who just likes to watch birds.

By:   Niven McCrie, Richard Noske
Imprint:   CSIRO Publishing
Country of Publication:   Australia
Dimensions:   Height: 245mm,  Width: 170mm,  Spine: 25mm
Weight:   1.152kg
ISBN:   9781486300341
ISBN 10:   1486300340
Pages:   464
Publication Date:   September 2015
Audience:   General/trade ,  Professional and scholarly ,  ELT Advanced ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

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