Waterbird flyways and history of international cooperation for waterbird conservation

Nick C. Davidson, David A. Stroud

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    Many waterbirds are migratory along flyways which connect their breeding, staging and non-breeding areas, and for conservation purposes can be considered under single-species migration systems, multispecies flyways and global regions for water-bird conservation management. There are different types of flyway-scale initiatives: Facilitative, formal or legally binding; bilateral or multilateral. A wide range of outcomes are sought through international flyway cooperation, but there are continuing major challenges to achieving successful migratory waterbird conservation.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationThe wetland book I
    Subtitle of host publicationStructure and function, management, and methods
    EditorsC. Max Finlayson, Mark Everard, Kenneth Irvine, Robert J. McInnes, Beth A. Middleton, Anne A. van Dam, Nick C. Davidson
    Place of PublicationThe Netherlands
    PublisherSpringer Netherlands
    Number of pages8
    ISBN (Electronic)9789048196593
    ISBN (Print)9789400714717, 9789048134939
    Publication statusPublished - 16 May 2018


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