The impact of disturbance from photographers on the Blue-crowned Laughingthrush ( Garrulax courtoisi )

@article{Zhang2017TheIO,
  title={The impact of disturbance from photographers on the Blue-crowned Laughingthrush ( Garrulax courtoisi )},
  author={W. Zhang and J. Shi and Huiqin Huang and T. Liu},
  journal={Avian Conservation and Ecology},
  year={2017},
  volume={12},
  pages={15}
}
  • W. Zhang, J. Shi, +1 author T. Liu
  • Published 2017
  • Biology
  • Avian Conservation and Ecology
  • Human disturbance may cause significant declines in animal populations. The Blue-crowned Laughingthrush (Garrulax courtoisi) is critically endangered and restricted to a small area in Wuyuan, Jiangxi Province, China. Disturbance from photographers in the main breeding sites were severe in the past few years. We studied nest-site selection in nine breeding colonies in relation to disturbance by bird photographers. We compared the nest tree species and nest height above ground in Shimen (SM), the… CONTINUE READING
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