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Silence of the songbirds / Bridget Stutchbury.

Title
Silence of the songbirds / Bridget Stutchbury.
Author
Stutchbury, Bridget Joan, 1962-
Publication
New York : Walker & Co., 2007.

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Description
255 p. : ill. (some col.), maps; 24 cm.
Subjects
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-244) and index.
Contents
1. Paradise not yet lost : the tanagers and warblers of Gamboa, Panama -- 2. Canaries in the mine : songbirds and our ecosystem -- 3. The breeding bird survey : taking a census of migrating birds -- 4. Birds in the rainforest : the effects of deforestation and fragmentation -- 5. Coffee with a conscience : preserving bird habitats, one cup of coffee at a time -- 6. Falling from the sky : the ongoing scourge of pesticides -- 7. Bright lights, big danger : small-town and big-city hazards to migrating songbirds -- 8. Stalking the songbirds : cowbirds, cats, and other predators -- 9. Living on the edge : birds need not just homes but neighbourhoods -- Epilogue : answering the cry of the songbirds -- Acknowledgements -- Sources -- Index.
ISBN
  • 0802716091
  • 9780802716095
OCLC
123769909
Owning Institutions
Harvard Library