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Forested habitats and human-modified land-use effects on avian diversity [electronic resource] / Alvaro Redondo-Brenes and Florencia Montagnini, editor[s].

Publication:
New York : Nova Science Publishers, c2010.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (77 p.)
Series:
Birds - evolution, behavior and ecology.
Birds - evolution, behavior and ecology
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Subjects:
Forest birds -- Effect of forest management on -- Costa Rica.
Birds -- Habitat -- Conservation -- Costa Rica.
Rain forest conservation -- Costa Rica.
Land use -- Environmental aspects -- Costa Rica.
Bird surveys -- Costa Rica.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
FORESTED HABITATS AND HUMAN-MODIFIED LAND-USE EFFECTS ON AVIAN DIVERSITY ; FORESTED HABITATS AND HUMAN-MODIFIED LAND-USE EFFECTS ON AVIAN DIVERSITY ; CONTENTS ; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS ; INTRODUCTION ; Chapter 1 BACKGROUND ON LAND-USE CHANGE ; LANDSCAPE FRAGMENTATION AND LAND-USE CHANGE EFFECTS ON WILDLIFE SPECIES ; IMPORTANCE OF THE LANDSCAPE MATRIX FOR WILDLIFE CONSERVATION ; ENHANCING WILDLIFE CONSERVATION THROUGH BIOLOGICAL CORRIDORS ; Chapter 2 COSTA RICA AND THE PATH OF THE TAPIR BIOLOGICAL CORRIDOR; BIODIVERSITY IN COSTA RICA
DEFORESTATION PATTERNS AND LAND-USE CHANGE IN COSTA RICAFORESTRY REGIME BEFORE THE 1970's ; THE INTERVENTIONIST FORESTRY REGIME IN THE 1970's AND 1980's ; FORESTRY REGIME OF THE 1990's ; STUDY AREA DESCRIPTION: PATH OF THE TAPIR BIOLOGICAL CORRIDOR; DESIGN, PLANNING, AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PTBC ; STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT AND ECONOMIC INCENTIVES ; LAND USE IN THE PATH OF THE TAPIR BIOLOGICAL CORRIDOR ; Chapter 3 RESEARCH METHODS ; DESCRIPTION OF THE HABITATS USED FOR EVALUATION OF BIRD ABUNDANCE AND DIVERSITY ; BIRD SURVEYS ; DATA ANALYSIS ; Chapter 4 RESULTS
BIRD ABUNDANCE AND DIVERSITY IN THE PATH OF THE TAPIR BIOLOGICAL CORRIDOR COMPARISON ACROSS SITES IN BIRD ABUNDANCE AND DIVERSITY ; SPECIES OF CONSERVATION CONCERN ; Chapter 5 DISCUSSION ; CONTRIBUTION OF THE DIFFERENT LAND-USE TYPES TO BIRD DIVERSITY IN THE PTBC ; CONTRIBUTION OF AGROFORESTRY SYSTEMS TO BIRD CONSERVATION IN THE CORRIDOR; ROLE OF AGROSILVOPASTORAL SYSTEMS IN BIRD SPECIES CONSERVATION AND POTENTIAL FOR IMPROVEMENT; ROLE OF HOMEGARDENS IN CONSERVATION OF AVIAN DIVERSITY IN THE PTBC; CONTRIBUTION OF SECONDARY FORESTS AND TREE PLANTATIONS TO BIRD CONSERVATION
CONTRIBUTION OF HABITAT TYPES OF THE PTBC TO SPECIES OF CONSERVATION CONCERN Chapter 6 CONCLUSIONS ; REFERENCES ; INDEX ; Blank Page
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Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Redondo-Brenes, Alvaro.
Montagnini, Florencia, 1950-
ISBN:
1-61324-621-8
OCLC:
759211514