Importance Of Landscape And Habitat Island Features For The Support Of Breeding Birds Diversity
ÃÂ. V. Matsyura
Landscape and biotopic characteristics of some Sivash islands are presented. The principal role of these factors for the support of the bird species diversity is proved. It is suggested that the islands’ genesis determines the dominant vegetation and the breeding habitats for the birds. Two types of islands – accumulative and continental are considered.