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Identification of bird species and their conservation status in Tuti Island, Sudan

Author: Mutasim E. A. , Tahani A. H. , Nasir Y. G. , Moneer S. M.
Date: November 4,2019 Hits: 230


This study was conducted in Tuti island at the confluence of the White Nile and the Blue Nile in Khartoum city, directly opposite the northern side of the city of Khartoum, the capital of the Sudan, in the period from June 2016 to May 2017 covering three seasons namely cool winter, dry summer and the rainy season, A direct bird’s count method is used for data collection. In total, about 8888 individuals that belonged to 88 species, 20 orders were observed in this study.


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Identification of bird species and their conservation status in Tuti Island, Sudan
Mutasim E. A 1 , Tahani A. H 2 , Nasir Y. G 3 , Moneer S. M 4
1 Mutasim Essa Abdallah, Higher council of environment, urban and rural promotion
2 Tahani Ali Hassan, College of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Bahri, Sudan.
3 Nasir Yousif Gaboush , Wildlife Research Center, Sudan
Moneer Salih KhaliL Winji Tour Company, Khartoum, Sudan
How to cite this paper: Mutasim, E.A, Tahani A. H, Nasir Y.G, Moneer S.M. (2019) Identification of bird species and their conservation status in Tuti Island, Sudan. International Journal of Food Science and Agriculture, 3(4), 257-266.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.26855/ijfsa.2019.12.001
*Corresponding author: Tahani Ali Hassan, Tahani Ali Hassan, College of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Bahri, Sudan.
Email: tahanihassanm@gmail.com

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