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The Common Eider (Poyser Monograph)Hardback £50.00 Buy Now
This, the first English monograph of this Arctic adapted sea duck, delves deep into the biology of the Common Eider to provide a global perspective of the species. Critically examines and comments on many aspects of eider biology, especially relating to their breeding cycle. There is a focus on the authors' work in western Scotland and northeast England, close to the southern edge of the duck's breeding range.
The KittiwakeHardback £50.00 Buy Now
The Kittiwake has been the subject of behavioural research since the late 1950s - one of the longest running studies in the world. In this Poyser Monograph, John Coulson summarises these decades of research, revealing amazing insights into the life of these gulls, with wider implications for the behavioural ecology of all colonial birds. There are sections on life at sea, nest-site selection, breeding biology, feeding ecology, colony dynamics, moult, survivorship and conservation.