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Published: 13 August 2015

312 Pages


ISBN: 9780198718666

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Nests, Eggs, and Incubation

New ideas about avian reproduction

Edited by D. Charles Deeming and S. James Reynolds

  • Provides a comprehensive overview of the fascinating and diverse field of avian incubation
  • Covers the nest, the egg, incubation, and the study of avian reproduction
  • Incorporates new research on nest structures, egg traits, and life history
  • Discusses contemporary methodologies such as self-contained temperature probes and citizen science
  • Describes how biological knowledge can be applied to challenges such as conservation and climate change

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