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Now that greater than half the world’s inhabitants lives in towns, the research of birds in city ecosystems has emerged on the vanguard of ornithological examine. a world crew of top researchers in city chook ecology and conservation from throughout Europe and North the United States provides the nation of this various box, addressing vintage questions whereas featuring new instructions for additional research. components of specific concentration comprise the tactics underlying styles of species shifts alongside urban-rural gradients, the demography of city birds and the position of citizen technological know-how, and human-avian interplay in city components. this crucial reference fills a vital want for scientists, planners, and bosses of city areas and all these attracted to the research and conservation of birds within the world’s increasing metropolises.

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