The boreal owl : ecology, behaviour, and conservation of a forest-dwelling predator [E-Book] / Erkki Korpimäki and Harri Hakkarainen, Section of Ecology, Department of Biology, University of Turku, Finland.
Korpimäki, Erkki, (author)
Hakkarainen, Harri, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012
1 online resource (xiv, 359 pages)
englisch
9781107425323
9780521113717
9780511844164
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. The boreal (or Tengmalm's) owl : in brief
  • 3. Study areas and research methods
  • 4. Habitat use, roosts and nest-sites
  • 5. Interactions with prey animals
  • 6. Life-history of the boreal owl
  • 7. Mating and parental care
  • 8. Reproduction
  • 9. Dispersal and autumn movements
  • 10. Survival and mortality under temporally varying food conditions
  • 11. Old forests increase survival and lifetime reproductive success
  • 12. Family planning under fluctuating food conditions
  • 13. Population dynamics
  • 14. Population regulation
  • 15. Conservation of boreal owl populations.