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The Skylark.

Auteur : Paul Donald
Éditeur: London : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2010.
Collection: Poyser Monographs.
Édition/format:   Livre électronique : Document : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Résumé:
The Skylark is one of Britain's most popular and inspirational birds, and in recent years it has also been one of the most newsworthy. This book looks at all aspects of the life of the Skylark, from its biology, migratory patterns, breeding behaviour and habitat requirements.
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Genre/forme: Electronic books
Format – détails additionnels: Print version:
Donald, Paul.
Skylark.
London : Bloomsbury Publishing, ©2010
Type d’ouvrage: Document, Ressource Internet
Type de document: Ressource Internet, Fichier d'ordinateur
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs: Paul Donald
ISBN: 9781408133347 1408133342
Numéro OCLC: 1058443525
Description: 1 online resource (265 pages).
Contenu: Cover; Contents; List of Figures; List of Colour plates; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; 1 THE LARKS; Distribution, habitats and numbers; Evolution and taxonomy; The different genera; 1. Mirafra; 2. Pinarocorys; 3. Heteromirafra; 4. Certhilauda; 5. Chersomanes; 6. Eremopterix; 7. Ammomanes; 8. Alaemon; 9. Rhamphocoris; 10. Melanocorypha; 11. Calandrella; 12. Spizocorys; 13. Eremalauda; 14. Cersophilus; 15. Galerida; 16. Pseudalaemon; 17. Lullula; 18. Alauda; 19. Eremophila; Structure of the larks; General ecology and behaviour; Surviving heat and drought; 2 DISTRIBUTION AND VARIATION. StructureSubspecific variation; Identification of the Alauda larks; 3 POPULATIONS AND HABITATS; Habitats; Other factors affecting Skylark distribution; Populations and population trends; 4 SONG AND SONG FLIGHT; Song; The song flight; Duration and timing of song; 5 MATING AND TERRITORIALITY; Relationship between the sexes; Site fidelity and sex ratios; Territoriality and aggression; 6 NESTS AND EGGS; The breeding season; Nest building; Eggs and laying; Incubation and hatching; 7 RAISING THE CHICKS; Life in the nest; Leaving the nest; Parental care; Patterns of growth and development. Feeding the chicks8 PRODUCTIVITY; Nest survival and predation; Productivity of nests and the number of nesting attempts; 9 MIGRATION AND OTHER MOVEMENTS; Annual migration; Mass movements; Movements of British Skylarks; Hard weather movements; Migratory flight; Sex ratios; 10 WINTER; Habitat use in winter; Diet and feeding rates; Behaviour in winter; 11 SURVIVAL AND MORTALITY; Predators and other causes of mortality; Predators and population declines; Hunting today; 12 SKYLARKS AND MODERN AGRICULTURE; The politics of agricultural intensification; Declines in biodiversity on farmland. Skylarks and cerealsSkylarks and set-aside; Skylarks and grassland; Skylarks, hedgerows and crop diversity; Pesticides and organic farming; Genetically modified crops; Skylarks as crop pests; The conservation of Skylarks on farmland; 13 POETRY, PERSECUTION AND THE RISE OF POPULAR PROTEST; The Skylark in art and popular culture; Introduced populations; Hunting through history; Victorian markets and the rise of protest; Epilogue; Appendices; 1 The world's larks; 2 Scientific names of plants and animals mentioned in the text; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q. RS; T; U; V; W; Y.
Titre de collection: Poyser Monographs.

Résumé:

The Skylark is one of Britain's most popular and inspirational birds, and in recent years it has also been one of the most newsworthy. This book looks at all aspects of the life of the Skylark, from its biology, migratory patterns, breeding behaviour and habitat requirements.

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