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Author Sinclair, Pamela H
Title Birds of the Yukon Territory
Imprint Vancouver : UBC Press, 1990
©2003
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Descript 1 online resource (596 pages)
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Yukon Birdlife -- The Yukon Environment -- The History of Bird Study in the Yukon -- Birds in Aboriginal Culture and History -- Yukon Birds through the Seasons -- Bird Conservation in the Yukon -- Birds of the Yukon Database and Methodology -- Organization of the Species Accounts -- Regular Species -- Order Gaviiformes -- Family Gaviidae: Loons -- Order Podicipediformes -- Family Podicipedidae: Grebes -- Order Pelecaniformes -- Family Phalacrocoracidae: Cormorants -- Order Ciconiiformes -- Family Ardeidae: Herons -- Order Anseriformes -- Family Anatidae: Geese, Swans, and Ducks -- Order Falaconiformes -- Family Accipitridae: Hawks, and Eagles -- Family Falconidae: Falcons -- Order Galliformes -- Family Phasianidae: Grouse -- Order Gruiformes -- Family Rallidae: Rails and Coots -- Family Gruidae: Cranes -- Order Charadriiformes -- Family Charadriidae: Plovers -- Family Scolopacidae: Sandpipers, Phalaropes, and Allies -- Family Laridae: Skuas, Gulls, and Terns -- Family Alcidae: Auks and Murres -- Order Coiumbiformes -- Family Columbidae: Pigeons and Doves -- Order strigifermes -- Family Strigidae: Typical Owls -- Order caprimulgiformes -- Family Caprimulgidae: Goatsuckers -- Order Apodiformes -- Family Trochilidae: Hummingbirds -- Order Coraciiformes -- Family Alcedinidae: Kingfishers -- Order Piciformes -- Family Picidae: Woodpeckers -- Order Passeriformes -- Family Tyrannidae: Tyrant Flycatchers -- Family Laniidae: Shrikes -- Family Vireonidae: Vireos -- Family Corvidae: Crows and Jays -- Family Alaudidae: Larks -- Family Hirundinidae: Swallows -- Family Paridae: Chickadees -- Family Sittidae: Nuthatches -- Family Troglodytidae: Wrens -- Family Cinclidae: Dippers -- Family Regulidae: Kinglets -- Family Turdidae: Thrushes -- Family Sturnidae: Starlings
Family Motacillidae: Pipits and Wagtails -- Family Bombycillidae: Waxwings -- Family Parulidae: Wood-Warblers -- Family Thraupidae: Tanagers -- Family Emberizidae: Sparrows -- Family Cardinalidae: Grosbeaks -- Family Icteridae: Blackbirds -- Family Fringillidae: Finches -- Occasional Species -- Casual and Accidental Species -- Hypothetical and Exotic Species -- Appendices -- A: List of Yukon Birds -- B: Yukon First Nations and Inuvialuit Bird Names -- C: Plants and Animals Mentioned in the Text -- D: Place Names Mentioned in the Text -- E: The North American Breeding Bird Survey in the Yukon -- F: The Christmas Bird Count in the Yukon -- G: The Cooperative Roadside Waterfowl Breeding Population Survey in Southern Yukon -- H: The Alaska-Yukon Waterfowl Breeding Population Survey -- I: The Yukon/Northern British Columbia Trumpeter Swan Survey -- J: The North American Peregrine Falcon Survey -- Literature Cited -- About the Authors -- Credits: Authors and Artists -- Contributors -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- Z
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Sinclair, Pamela H. Birds of the Yukon Territory Vancouver : UBC Press,c1990 9780774810128
Subject Birds -- Yukon.;Birds -- Canada
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Alt Author Nixon, Wendy A
Eckert, Cameron D
Hughes, Nancy L
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