ERIC Number: EJ324437
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
The Magpie as an Aid to Teaching Behaviour and Ecology.
Birkhead, T. R.; Clarkson, K.
Journal of Biological Education, v19 n2 p163-68 Sum 1985
Presents information on the population density, breeding biology, habitats, and food of the magpie bird ("Pica pica"). Suggests and outlines several student projects that have been beneficial in teaching animal behavior and ecology. These investigations focus on diet, territory size, and food hoarding. (DH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A