Birds: Pesticide Use Impacts

Authored by: Pierre Mineau

Managing Biological and Ecological Systems

Print publication date:  July  2020
Online publication date:  July  2020

Print ISBN: 9781138342644
eBook ISBN: 9780429346170
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Pesticides are known to affect birds lethally and non-lethally, directly through intoxication and indirectly through their food supply. This entry reviews the types of impacts that have been recorded as well as the ways in which birds are exposed, how these impacts can be measured and how they can be reduced.

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