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Published by Academic Press in San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Herons.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames A. Kushlan, Heinz Hafner [editors].
    ContributionsKushlan, James A. 1947-, Hafner, Heinz, 1940-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL696.C52 H47 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 480 p. :
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL54505M
    ISBN 100124301304
    LC Control Number99065070

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    Don't miss a thing! Join our email list. The Cornell Lab will send you updates about birds, birding, and opportunities to help bird conservation. Whether poised at a river bend or cruising the coastline with slow, deep wingbeats, the Great Blue Heron is a majestic sight. This stately heron with its subtle blue-gray plumage often stands motionless as it scans for prey or wades belly deep with long, deliberate steps. They may move slowly, but Great Blue Herons can strike like lightning to grab a fish or snap up a gopher.

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Heron conservation Download PDF EPUB FB2

The local status of heron populations may reflect the success or failure of conservation action in wetlands. This book provides a comprehensive update following two distinct threads. The status and conservation needs of herons are first presented on a regional basis in a series of chapters set at a continental or subcontinental Heron conservation book.

Over 4/5(1). Book Description Academic Press, Hardcover. Condition: New. First edition. In the fifteen years since the publication of the last monographic treatment of the family, there has been a tremendous increase in our knowledge of heron status and conservation requirements.

This book provides a comprehensive update on regional and continental bases. Kushland and Hafner, the editors of Heron Conservation, have produced an up-to-date, informative review of current knowledge on this subject, but more importantly, they have created a functional Heron conservation book with which to shape the future conservation of these birds.

this book will for the foreseeable future be the definitive reference for everybody working on herons. This book provides a comprehensive update following two distinct threads.

The status and conservation needs of herons are first presented on a regional basis, in a series of chapters set at a continental or subcontinental scale. Over biologists and heron conservationists have contributed to the data summarized here, and the very latest. In book: Heron conservation (pp) Chapter: 17; Publisher: Academic Press; Conservation of colonial waterbirds is a matter of protection from human disturbance and predators.

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Assessing and Presenting Conservation Status For consistency and utility we use the IUCN's most recent threat categories (IUCN b,h'ir.b. Y.,Mace et aw. The heron is an easily recognised, grey-backed bird, with long legs, a long, white neck, bright yellow bill and a black eyestripe that continues as long, drooping feathers down the neck.

Flies with its long legs stretched out, but its neck pulled in. Herons: Info + Conservation Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodius) is the largest and most widely distributed heron in Canada. During the breeding and post-breeding seasons it ventures as far north as Newfoundland and Prince William Sound in Alaska, and as far south as Mexico and the West Indies.

Herons leave most of Canada for the winter, the. Widespread and familiar (though often called "crane"), the largest heron in North America. Often seen standing silently along inland rivers or lakeshores, or flying high overhead, with slow wingbeats, its head hunched back onto its shoulders.

Highly adaptable, it thrives around all kinds of waters from subtropical mangrove swamps to desert rivers to the coastline of southern Alaska.

Small Wader, Big Family. More than 60 heron species are known worldwide. Of these, the Green Heron is very closely related to two species: the widespread Striated Heron of warm, humid parts of South America, Africa, Asia, Australia, and many Pacific Islands; and the island-bound Lava Heron, a soot-colored species only found in the volcanic Galápagos Islands.The white-bellied heron (Ardea insignis), also known as the imperial heron or great white-bellied heron, is a species of large heron known from the foothills of the eastern Himalayas in India and Bhutan to northeastern Bangladesh and Burma.

It is mostly solitary and occurs in undisturbed riverside or wetland habitats. It has been listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List since