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Seabird islands

Christa P. H. Mulder

Seabird islands

ecology, invasion, and restoration

by Christa P. H. Mulder

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sea birds,
  • Ecology,
  • Conservation,
  • Island ecology,
  • Island animals

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Christa P.H. Mulder ... [et al.].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL678.52 .S43 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 492 p. :
    Number of Pages492
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25136589M
    ISBN 100199735697
    ISBN 109780199735693
    LC Control Number2010043646
    OCLC/WorldCa673413771

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Seabird Islands Ecology, Invasion, and Restoration Edited by Christa P. Mulder, Wendy B. Anderson, David R. Towns, and Peter J. Bellingham. Proves the first large-scale cross-system comparisons of seabird islands; Global focus: identifies a globally widespread ecosystem, the threats to it and methods that can be applied to resolve these threats.

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Habitats for numerous endemic and endangered animal and plant species, seabird islands are therefore biodiversity hotspots with high priority for conservation. Islands with large colonies of seabirds are found throughout the globe.

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The Seabird Island First Nation, or Seabird Island Band, is a band government of the Sto:lo people located on Sea Bird Island in the Upper Fraser Valley region, 3 km east of Agassiz, British Columbia, Canada. They are a member government of the Stó:lō Tribal Council.

The Seabird Island Band is a multi-faceted First Nations Band that includes government, business, service and non-profit. Summarizing a year study of the seabird community on this small group of rocks about 20 miles offshore of San Francisco, this volume is both a detailed account of a seabird breeding ecology and a challenge to the prevailing conception of ecological stability as the typical seabird lifestyle.

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Entrance to this part of the Centre is free. Pay your admission and visit the Discovery Centre. This introductory chapter provides an overview of the concerns regarding the ecological system, invasion, and conservation and restoration of seabird islands. It describes the book’s organization: Part I provides background on the biology of seabirds that lives on islands, and the identity and associated ecological impacts of the introduced vertebrates that are common predators on seabirds.

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