Effect of urbanization on bird community in riparian environments in Caí River, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

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Brummelhaus, Jaqueline; Bohn, Márcia Sueli; Petry, Maria Virginia;
  • Publisher: Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina
  • Journal: Biotemas (issn: 0103-1643, eissn: 2175-7925)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5007/2175-7925.2012v25n2p81
  • Subject: Q | Ciências Biológicas; Ornitologia | insectivore birds | Science | Riparian woodland | Riparian woodland; grassland; forest fragmentation; frugivore birds; insectivore birds | forest fragmentation | frugivore birds | grassland | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5

Urbanization produces changes in riparian environments causing effects in the structure of bird communities, which respond differently to impacts. We compare richness, abundance and composition of birds in riparian environments with different urbanization gradients in C... View more