The Kestrel, Falco tinnunculus, as an indicator of environmental quality along the coast of Lazio

Main Article Content

Gaspare Guerrieri (1*), Amalia Castaldi (2)

1 GAROL, Roma, Italy.
2 GAROL, Roma, Italy.
(*) Corresponding Author:
Gaspare Guerrieri
rio@sisn.pagepress.org

Abstract

We studied (2000-2007) the use of the habitat and the environmental preferences of the Kestrel along the coast of Lazio. The abundance of the species is seasonal and only the areas rich in spontaneous vegetation are positively selected. During the breeding season the agricultural ecosystems are avoided and the cultivation of wheat and maize become important only after the harvest.

Downloads month by month

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

Article Details

How to Cite
Guerrieri, G., & Castaldi, A. (2012). The Kestrel, Falco tinnunculus, as an indicator of environmental quality along the coast of Lazio. Rivista Italiana Di Ornitologia, 82(1-2). https://doi.org/10.4081/rio.2012.188