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By Stephen Debus

Eagles are awe-inspiring birds that experience inspired a lot human endeavour. Australia is domestic to 3 eagle species, and in Melanesia there are 4 extra endemic species. yet another 3 huge Australian hawks are eagle-like. Eagles, being on the most sensible of the nutrients chain, are delicate ecological barometers of human influence at the Earth’s atmosphere prone, and the entire six Australian species lined during this e-book are threatened in at the very least a few states (one additionally nationally). 3 of the 4 Melanesian tropical woodland endemics are threatened or near-threatened.
In Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds, Dr Stephen Debus presents a 25-year replace of information on those 10 species as a complement to the guide of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic Birds (HANZAB) and up to date worldwide treatises, dependent in part on his personal box stories. integrated are the 1st nest or prey files for a few Melanesian species. This e-book areas the Australasian species of their neighborhood and international context, stories their inhabitants prestige and threats, presents new details on their ecology, and indicates what should be performed so one can make sure the way forward for those awesome birds.
Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds is a useful source for raptor biologists, birdwatchers, flora and fauna rescuers and carers, raptor rehabilitators and zookeepers.

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