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Spatial and typological structure and organization of bird communities in the Lower Amur region

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Exemplified by the Lower Amur region, the bird distribution over various habitats from undisturbed to urban ones is described on the basis of the results of long-term investigations. The trends of territorial changes in overall characteristics of bird complexes are established. The spatial-typological structure of bird complexes and the main structure-forming environmental factors are revealed, and their role in the organization of bird communities in the Lower Amur Region is estimated.

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Original Russian Text © V.G. Babenko, 2007, published in Sibirskii Ekologicheskii Zhurnal, 2007, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 587–594.

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Babenko, V.G. Spatial and typological structure and organization of bird communities in the Lower Amur region. Contemp. Probl. Ecol. 1, 221–226 (2008). https://doi.org/10.1134/S1995425508020082

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Keywords

  • Contemporary Problem
  • Bird Population
  • Tree Sparrow
  • Hazel Grouse
  • Urban Type