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Important Bird Areas in India

Priority Sites for Conservation

by M. Zafar-ul Islam

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsBombay Natural History Society (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages1152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7394817M
ISBN 100195673336
ISBN 109780195673333

Asia has very marked differences in attitudes towards the wild world in general and birds in particular. The caged-bird trade devastates local wild populations in, in particular, Indo-China. On the other hand Hindu reverence for ALL wild animals means that birds are still densely packed and widespread in India. Important Bird Areas in India: Priority Sites for Conservation. Indian Bird Conservation Network. Bombay Natural History Society and Birdlife International U.K., pp. xviii + Cited by: 3.

The bird species of thorny scrub, grassland and wetland are seen in the sanctuary due its location. This wetland was formed by the creation of Okhla Barrage. The Uttar Pradesh Government designated this a sanctuary in the year It is now one of the IBAs (Important Bird Areas) in on: Noida, Gautam Buddh Nagar district, Uttar . Seed dispersal may be the most important bird ecological function. In some tropical forests, birds disperse up to 92 percent of all tree and woody species, including 85 timber species, genera of edible plants (including spices), medicinal plants, ornamental plants, and 84 genera with other economic or cultural uses.

Background Of Important Bird And Biodiversity Areas In India. India is situated between latitudes 8° 4’ and 37° N, and longitudes 68° 7’ and 97° 25’ E, and is bounded on the southwest by the Arabian Sea and on the southeast by the Bay of Bengal. To the north and northeast lies the mighty Himalayan range. In Jennie graduated from the University of Arizona with a BS in Wildlife Conservation and Management from the School of Natural Resources. That same month she was hired by Tucson Audubon Society to work in the Arizona Important Bird Areas Program and currently coordinates the program with our partners Audubon Arizona and Arizona Game and Fish.


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In this article, the subcontinent, which for historical purposes is usually called simply “India,” is understood to comprise the areas of not only the present-day Republic of India but also the republics of Pakistan (partitioned.