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Ornithologie für Einsteiger und Fortgeschrittene [Ornithology for Beginners and Experts]

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By: Michael Wink(Author)
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Ornithologie für Einsteiger und Fortgeschrittene [Ornithology for Beginners and Experts]
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  • Ornithologie für Einsteiger und Fortgeschrittene [Ornithology for Beginners and Experts] ISBN: 9783662574256 Edition: 2 Hardback Apr 2020 Available for pre-order : Due Apr 2020
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Language: German

This book is dedicated to the fascinating aspects of bird biology. The first part provides general information and assistance for those who want to get into the hobby of birdwatching. For the experienced birdwatcher, the second part of the book provides the basics of scientific ornithology. Evolution and systematics of birds, anatomy and physiology, nutrition, development, behaviour, changes in population, invasive species, predators and diseases as well as bird protection are presented briefly and succinctly. The reader gets to know the different methods and tools of bird research. A variety of excellent photos of many European bird species and vivid graphics are included.

This revised reprint in enlarged format contains many new photographs. It has been updated in content and provides numerous links to interesting websites.

Summary in German:
Dieses Buch widmet sich den faszinierenden Aspekten der Vogelbiologie. Der erste Teil liefert allgemeine Informationen und gibt Hilfestellungen für all jene, die in das Hobby „Vogelbeobachtung“ einsteigen möchten. Für den erfahrenen Vogelbeobachter liefert der zweite Teil des Buches die Grundlagen der wissenschaftlichen Ornithologie. Evolution und Systematik der Vögel, Anatomie und Physiologie, Ernährung, Entwicklung, Verhalten, Zug und Orientierung, Bestandsveränderungen, Neozoen, Gefahren durch Fressfeinde und Krankheiten sowie Vogelschutz werden kurz und prägnant dargestellt. Der Leser lernt die verschiedenen Methoden und Hilfsmittel der Vogelforschung kennen. Eine Vielzahl exzellenter Fotos vieler europäischer Vogelarten und anschauliche Grafiken verleihen diesem Buch einen besonderen Reiz.

Diese überarbeitete Neuauflage im vergrößerten Format enthält viele neue Fotographien. Sie wurde inhaltlich aktualisiert und mit zahlreichen Links zu interessanten Internetseiten ausgestattet.

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