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Does urbanization affect the seasonal dynamics of bird communities in urban parks?
The environmental factors affecting the spatial dynamics of bird communities in urban parks are well understood, but much less attention has been paid to the seasonal dynamics of bird communities. Since migrant and resident ...
Bird of Paradise Island, Tobago
("Thomas Studio,"[Trinidad and Tobago], 2011-02-20)
The postcard shows the Bird of Paradise Island, Tobago. This is a little island located about 3 km off the eastern side of Tobago. In 1909, an Englishman, Sir William Ingram decided to create a sanctuary for one of the ...
Diversity of understory birds in old stands of native and Eucalyptus plantations
We compared the vegetation structure between old (>70 year) stands of planted diversified native forests and stands of Eucalyptus tereticornis embedded in a mosaic of Eucalyptus stands. We then tested for differences in ...
Bird of Paradise Island, Tobago, B.W.I.
(Guardian Printery, 2011-02-10)
The postcard shows the Bird of Paradise Island, Tobago.
Image shows four Scarlet Ibis, their natural habitat at the Caroni Bird Sanctuary. The Scarlet Ibis is a protected species, and one of the two national birds of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
Deciduous-forest bird communities in a fragmented landscape dominated by exotic pine plantations
(Ecological Society of America, 1999)
Impacts of habitat fragmentation on forest bird communities have often been studied in landscapes dominated by agriculture. The striking structural differences between forest fragments and the matrix have led most researchers ...
Oilbirds on Their Nests in Dunston Cave.
Image depicts oilbirds on their nests in Dunston Cave, Asa Wright Nature Centre, the Northern Range, Trinidad. These oil birds are the only nocturnal fruit eating birds in the world. They navigate as bats do. The Dunston ...
The golden lancehead Bothrops insularis (Serpentes: Viperidae) relies on two seasonally plentiful bird species visiting its island habitat
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2012-01-01)
Adult individuals of the island pitviper Bothrops insularis have a diet based on birds. We analysed bird species recorded in the gut of this snake and found that it relies on two out of 41 bird species recorded on the ...