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Birds of Rishi Valley and renewal of their habitats

S. Rangaswami

Birds of Rishi Valley and renewal of their habitats

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Published by Rishi Valley Education Centre, Krishnamurti Foundation India in Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Andhra Pradesh.
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- India -- Andhra Pradesh.,
    • Birds -- Habitat -- India -- Andhra Pradesh.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementS. Rangaswami, S. Sridhar ; photographs by S. Sridhar ; paintings by Gerry Balcombe.
      SeriesRishi Valley education series ;, [v. 2]
      ContributionsSridhar, S., Balcombe, Gerry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL691.I4 R35 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination235 p. :
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL948759M
      LC Control Number95906073

      Early Successional Habitat R. Denome The vulnerable New England cottontail requires early successional habitat for survival. Early successional habitats Natural systems Currently, forest land covers a third of the United States and is an important source of early succession-al habitat for many species. Forest stands can natu-.   A ‘troop’ of monkeys ‘invaded’ the Vettangudi bird sanctuary, posing threat to tens of hundreds of migratory birds from European and north Asian countries but the State forest department. Nature and Wildlife. Mt Cotton Retreat is a special place with rare and endangered habitat and of concern habitat. It is also a place where: 2 distinct forest habitats co-exist side by side. over 80 species of birds have been identified and that’s just in the top part of the .   As the country’s foremost institution of Ornithology and Natural History, SACON has played a crucial role in conservation and awareness. K. JESHI speaks to its director on its silver jubilee.

      Old field habitat is the stage of plant successional be- tween cultivated fields and forest and is found on abandoned pastureland and retired crop fields. The old field habitat has two distinct successional stag- es, meadow and scrub, both of which are considered early successional.


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