Fifty years of Bird Study

  title={Fifty years of Bird Study},
  author={Colin J. Bibby},
  journal={Bird Study},
  pages={194 - 210}
  • C. Bibby
  • Published 1 November 2003
  • Environmental Science
  • Bird Study
Capsule Field ornithology is alive and well, and in the future can contribute much more in Britain and elsewhere. Aims To review the progress of field ornithology in Britain in the context of Bird Study and the British Trust for Ornithology. Methods An overview was taken of the main subject areas published in Bird Study to characterize progress over 50 years. Some quantification of data on the main bird organizations was performed. ResultsKnowledge of status and trends of British birds has… 

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