Effects of pine afforestation on a bird community: A different case history

Authors: POTTI, J.

Published: Volume 33(1-2), June 1986. Pages 184-189.

Language: Spanish

Original Title: Efectos de una repoblación forestal sobre la comunidad de aves. Un caso diferente

Keywords: afforestation, bird communities and pinewoods.


This note compares the impact of pine afforestation on the bird communities of lowlands and highlands in the Sistema Central mountains (Spain). Afforestation on the lowland shrublands creates a bird community neither denser nor more diverse than that of shrublands, a trend opposed to that on the highland heathlands. Development of lowland pinewoods brings about important decreases in Mediterranean and tropical migrant bird species.

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