Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology is a scientific journal published by NISC in association with BirdLife South Africa. Ostrich is an international journal that publishes papers in the general field of ornithology in Africa and its islands. The journal publishes peer-reviewed original scientific papers (3 000 to 10 000 words) and short articles of <2 000 words. Results of studies of the behaviour, biology, breeding, ecology, migrations and movements, and systematics of birds are published. Extended taxonomic reviews will not be considered unless they include relevant discussion of behavioural or ecological criteria.

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Published: 2024-05-07

Nesting habitat of the Brown-throated Martin Riparia paludicola mauritanica in Morocco

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Difference in acoustic responses to urbanisation in two African passerines

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eISSN: 1727-947X
print ISSN: 0030-6525