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¡Observar Aves es Divertido! ¿Cómo empezar?

Handbook / Manual
By: Víctor J Hernández(Author)
128 pages, colour photos
Publisher: Tundra Ediciones
¡Observar Aves es Divertido! ¿Cómo empezar?
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Language: Spanish

Everything you need to know to learn to observe birds and progress in this hobby / passion, which is pursued by millions of people around the world and attracts more and more fans each year. With a dynamic and casual style, accessible to all audiences regardless of age or knowledge, in this work the author divulges his experience of over 35 years as a birder on several continents, based on giving courses, and organizing and coordinating surveys and conservation activities. Also noteworthy is the care taken in preparing a work of interest to beginners, and even already started and experienced observers from any country or continent; it meets the resources and knowledge issues that are of universal application in birding. Step by step the secrets of this activity are broken down: equipment needed and how to use it, field observations, how and where to find the birds, techniques and tricks, note taking, identification, behavioral observation, annual cycle, habitats, photography and filming, trails and signs of birds, how to contribute to knowledge about birds, censuses and other field studies, events, ethics, conservation, bird sanctuaries in the garden and so on.

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Todo lo que necesitas saber para aprender a observar aves y avanzar en esta afición-pasión, que suma a millones de personas en todo el mundo y seduce a más y más aficionados cada año. Con un estilo dinámico y desenfadado, accesible a todos los públicos independientemente de su edad o conocimientos, el autor vuelca en esta obra su experiencia de más de 35 años como observador de aves en varios continentes, e impartiendo cursos, organizando y coordinando censos y actividades de conservación. Destaca también el cuidado puesto en preparar una obra de interés para principiantes, e incluso para observadores ya iniciados y con experiencia, de cualquier país o continente, pues reúne los recursos, temas y conocimientos que son de aplicación universal en la observación de aves. Así, va desglosando paso a paso los secretos de esta actividad: equipo necesario y cómo utilizarlo, la observación de campo, cómo y dónde encontrar a la aves, técnicas y trucos, toma de notas, identificación, observación de la conducta, ciclo anual, hábitats, fotografía y filmación, rastros y señales de aves, cómo contribuir al conocimiento sobre las aves, censos y otros estudios de campo, eventos, ética, conservación, refugio de aves en el jardín y un largo etcétera.

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Handbook / Manual
By: Víctor J Hernández(Author)
128 pages, colour photos
Publisher: Tundra Ediciones
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