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Maiuia Mannikibani Kiritimati. The Birdlife of Christmas Island.

Jones, H.L.
Ornithological Ephemera
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A guide to the bird species of Christmas Island with a full page of text and photographs devoted to each of the 18 seabirds and one landbird that reside on the island. Additional text and photographs of 6 migrants that visit the island seasonally and one extinct species. Introductory material on historical and ongoing impacts on this, the world’s largest tropical-seabird colony, educational programs designed to alleviate these impacts, and conservation measures designed to restore and sustainably manage this important avian resource. Parallel text in English and Kiribati.


I Kiribati Translations by Atanraoi Baiteke.  Published by Dames & Moore.

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