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A report of the wintering waterbirds status along the west coast of Sarawak

A report of the wintering waterbirds status along the west coast of Sarawak

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Published by Sarawak Forestry in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 114-116).

Statementcompiled by Akira Mizutani ... [et al.].
ContributionsMizutani, Akira.
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p. :
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23175936M
ISBN 109789834355302
LC Control Number2009318127
OCLC/WorldCa312447408

species is resident in West Java, with one colony at Pulau Pambut. It occurs in patches along the coast between Merak and Cirebon, West Java north coast (Allport and Wilson ). Individuals are observed along the south coast of West Java near Pangandaran (P. Andrew fide D. Parish, pers. comm. ) and a large flock has been reported from.   CORVALLIS, Ore. – New research shows that recent climate change is having profound effects on wetlands across the American West – affecting birds that use these wetlands for breeding, migration and wintering. According to a study published today in the journal Scientific Reports, higher temperatures and less precipitation have reduced waterbird habitat, resulting in fewer birds in the.

  Cassin's auklets like this one, swimming near the Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf in November, number between 1 million and million along the West Coast of North America. Photograph by Peter. coastal estuaries and beaches. Millions of waterbirds use coastal ecosystems for breeding, migrating and wintering habitat. On the Pacific coast of the United States, oceanfront development, exotic plant species, heavy recreational use, and expanding predator populations threaten coastal birds, especially the endangered WesternFile Size: 2MB.

About the Central Coast > Species Guide > > > > > > > > > Identification Resources Research Media and Links Resources for Educators Waterbirds and Shorebirds. Ducks, Geese, and Swans (Family Anatidae) Snow goose (Chen caerulescens) Canada goose (Branta canadensis) Mallard. Decline in numbers of wintering waterbirds continues apace even find enough ice-free open water in winter along Russia’s Arctic coast. and the NPWS report cites the threat of an Author: Michael Viney.


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A report of the wintering waterbirds status along the west coast of Sarawak Download PDF EPUB FB2

Importance for migratory waterbirds. Bako Buntal Bay is an important non-breeding site for migratory waterbirds. Thirty-two species of shorebirds comprising an estima, individuals winter in the bay and its immediate environs.

Several globally threatened and near threatened species such as. Mangrove forest is dominant along the coastal region of Sarawak. The mangrove forests occupy approximately 60% of the total coastline. Sarawak reefs can be divided into those of northeast and Author: Shabdin Mohd Long.

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Despite this, the status of waterbirds and their habitats on much of the coastline. Waterbirds 27(3):Marshes along the northern coast of the Gulf of Mexico are important habitats of win-tering waterbirds of North America. For ex-ample, 19% of the waterfowl wintering in the U.S.

use marshes of the Louisiana Gulf coast (Michot ). This region also is a key area for wintering wading birds (Mikuska et al. The west Sarawak coast regularly records some of the highest concentrations of migratory waterbirds in the country during the annual Asian Waterbird Census (AWC) (Li et al.

Despite this, the status of waterbirds and their habitats on much of the coastline is virtually unknown.

The extensive coastline of Sarawak is one of the most important wintering grounds for waterbirds in Malaysia. Sarawak contains more Important Bird Areas (IBAs) than any other state in Malaysia. Several of these meet the Ramsar criteria as Wetlands of International Importance (Yeap et al. Studies were carried out on Balochistan Coast to record the distribution, status and current trends in the population of coastal birds.

The birds were observed in the coastal areas along with. along the entire coast of Western Africa in January was a particularly notable achievement. This report clearly indicates that it is not enough simply to be aware of the state of the environment and nature in the Wadden Sea at a specific time.

The value of that infor-mation is greatly enhanced if we can also obtain reliable estimates of trends. Information for Contributors Waterbirds is an international scientific journal of the Waterbird Society.

The journal is published four times a year (March, June, September and December) and specializes in the biology, abundance, ecology, management and conservation of all waterbird species living in marine, estuarine and freshwater habitats.

Statistics on wintering waterbirds: publication An important indicator of waterbird status and the health of wetlands in the UK. Based on assessments of the size of non-breeding waterbird. InSTRUCTIOnS FOR COnTRIBUTORS TO Waterbirds Waterbirds is an international scientific journal of the Waterbird Society.

The journal is published four times a year (March, June, September and December) and specializes in the biology, abundance, ecology, manage-ment and conservation of all waterbird spe-cies living in marine, estuarine and freshwa.

coverage from other sites along the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The increase from winter – onwards is especially striking: less than 2, Great Knots in that year, had risen to over 6, in January–February in the Thai Gulf (Fig.

1); while on the Selangor Coast c. Great Knots in – rose to over 3, in. A new scientific article shows that 25 European waterbird species can change their wintering areas depending on winter weather.

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The majority of waterbird species assessed by the survey, coordinated by BirdWatch Ireland, are showing significant declines over the last five years, with some species showing long term population declines. Waterbird Nesting Ecology in San Francisco Bay. The San Francisco Bay is designated as a site of hemispheric importance to shorebirds and annually supports over one million waterbirds.

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support not only birds, but also communities, economies, recreation, and quality of life. Wetland Use By Waterbirds that Winter In Coastal Texas by 1 2 James T. Anderson, Thomas C. Tacha, and George T. Muehl Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute Texas A&M University-Kingsville Kingsville, Texas and David Lobpries Texas Parks.

The Brent Goose Branta bernicla nigricans breeds in the high arctic region of Eastern Siberia, Alaska, and Northwest Canada, spending the winter mostly on the west coast of North America, from southern Alaska to California, but also in East Asia, including Japan ().The geese breeding in the Canadian high arctic follow a southward coastal route around Alaska during autumn and an interior Author: Tetsuo Shimada, Naoya Hijikata, Ken-ichi Tokita, Kiyoshi Uchida, Masayuki Kurechi, Hitoshi Suginome.Our report is a combination of what we saw and learned on a field trip and the research we have done on the coastal birds of Mississippi.

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