Geobirding – Hydrosphere

Geography is broken up into four large categories: atmosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere, and biosphere. Each of these categories has numerous aspects that involve birds and birding. To help further our study on Geobirding, we are looking into each of these categories and coming up with various topics for further study.

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Oily Crested Auklet from Wikipedia

Hydrosphere Topics

Contamination of water- oil, pesticides, herbicides, and other pollutants that affect bird life

Polar ice and snow habitats for breeding birds

Pelagic and coastal habitats -as well as estuaries and delta areas

Riparian and freshwater Habitats

Wetlands

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Sooty Tern from Wikipedia

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