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By D. Charles Deeming,S. James Reynolds

Nests, Eggs, and Incubation brings jointly an international crew of best professionals to supply a finished review of the interesting and various box of avian replica. beginning with a brand new overview of the evolution of avian reproductive biology in mild of contemporary examine, the e-book is going directly to disguise 4 large components: the nest, the egg, incubation, and the research of avian copy. New learn on nest buildings, egg qualities, and lifestyles background is
incorporated, while modern methodologies comparable to self-contained temperature probes and citizen technological know-how also are mentioned. utilized chapters describe how organic wisdom might be utilized to demanding situations corresponding to urbanisation and weather swap. The publication concludes by way of suggesting priorities for future
research.

This booklet builds upon the rules laid down through Charles Deeming's 2002 paintings Avian Incubation (available for readers of this publication to entry on-line for free), a lot of which is still correct at the present time. learn at the side of this past quantity, it presents an updated and thorough evaluation of egg biology, nest functionality, and incubation behaviour, to be able to be a necessary source for college students of avian biology, in addition to either expert and novice ornithologists operating within the box of
avian reproduction.

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