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Propagation of the Houbara Bustard

Edited By: M Jalme and Y von Heezik

110 pages, Col & b/w plates, figs, tabs

Kegan Paul International

Hardback | Dec 1996 | #48272 | ISBN: 0710305184
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NHBS Price: £195.00 $246/€232 approx

About this book

In association with the National Commission for Wildlife Conservation and Development, Saudi Arabia. An account of the achievements of the National Wildlife Research Center of Saudi Arabia in keeping the endangered Houbara bustard alive through captive breeding.


Biology and status of the houbara bustard, H. Schultz, P. Seddon; management and facilities, P. Paillat, P. Gaucher; reproductive parameters in captivity, M. Saint Jalme, P. Gaucher and P. Paillat; artificial insemination and natural mating, P. Gaucher, M. Saint Jalme and P. Paillat; incubation, P. Gaucher, P. Paillat and M. Saint Jalme; rearing, P. Paillat and Y. van Heezik; pathology and veterinary care, S. Ostrowski, A Greth and I. Mikaelian; production and prospects, M. Saint Jalme, P. Paillat and P. Gaucher; conclusions, P. Seddon.

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