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Raptors at Risk: Proceedings of the Fifth World Conference on Birds of Prey and Owls Midrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, 4-11 August 1998


Edited By: RD Chancellor and BU Meyburg

889 pages, Illus, figs, tabs

Hancock House Publishers

Paperback | Dec 2000 | #116510 | ISBN: 0888394780
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&i;`Throughout the book, some of the key problems faced by raptors around the World are highlighted, including illegal poisoning, mortality on electricity powerlines and the deliberate killing of them on migration. This makes for sobering reading, particularly for British-based readers used to the improving status of raptor populations in recent decades. Inevitably, there is some variation in quality among contributions, but the volume has been edited and produced to a very high standard.'&o; Ian Carter British Birds, Volume 94, Number 1, January 2001

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