As oil was washing up on the shores of Louisiana, covering shorebirds and their nests and eggs after the Deepwater Horizon disaster, Lynn Barber decided to write this book to heighten awareness, not only of the plight of bird species that are declining in numbers every year, but also of the ways in which the birds we see every day may also face the same fate. First explaining the idea of birds "in trouble"--and what that means in terms of population, conservation status, and national and international designations--the ...

Birds in Trouble 2016, Texas A&M University Press

ISBN-13: 9781623493592

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