Birds as Monitors of Environmental Change

  • R. W. Furness
  • J. J. D. Greenwood

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. R. W. Furness, J. J. D. Greenwood, P. J. Jarvis
    Pages 1-41
  3. P. J. Jarvis
    Pages 42-85
  4. R. W. Furness
    Pages 86-143
  5. I. Lehr Brisbin Jr.
    Pages 144-178
  6. S. J. Ormerod, S. J. Tyler
    Pages 179-216
  7. W. A. Montevecchi
    Pages 217-266
  8. J. J. D. Greenwood, S. R. Baillie, H. Q. P. Crick, J. H. Marchant, W. J. Peach
    Pages 267-342
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 343-356

About this book


Birds as Monitors of Environmental Change looks at how bird populations are affected by pollutants, water quality, and other physical changes and how this scientific knowledge can help in predicting the effects of pollutants and other physical changes in the environment.


bird contamination environment pollutants tropics water quality

Editors and affiliations

  • R. W. Furness
    • 1
  • J. J. D. Greenwood
    • 2
  1. 1.Applied Ornithology Unit, Department of ZoologyUniversity of GlasgowGlasgowUK
  2. 2.British Trust for OrnithologyThetford, NorfolkUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1993
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-015-1324-1
  • Online ISBN 978-94-015-1322-7
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