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Into the Nest



 


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Intimate Views of the Courting, Parenting, and Family Lives of Familiar Birds

The intimate lives of familiar birds as never before seen! Spectacular, stunning, and beautiful close-up photography documents the family lives of more than 50 birds, from the first song of the courting male to the first flight of the fledglings. You'll find images of the male and female, nest construction, the eggs, the parents on the nest, nestlings, feeding time, fledglings taking their first leap, and more. The featured birds include songbirds, urban birds such as raptors and pigeons, water birds, and owls, and all of them are common to North America.


About the Authors:

Marie Read

Marie Read's photographs and articles have been featured in magazines, including Bird Watching, Birds & Blooms, Bird Watcher’s Digest, and National Geographic. Marie worked at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology as photo editor for the Home Study Course in Bird Biology and the All About Birds website. She is the author of three books, including Secret Lives of Common Birds: Enjoying Bird Behavior Through the Seasons. She lives in Freeville, New York.

Laura Erickson

Laura Erickson is the author of seven bird books, including Storey's The Bird Watching Answer Book. She has served as an editor of Bird Scope magazine and a columnist and contributing editor for Birdwatching magazine and she contributed editorial content for the All About Birds website. She also writes and produces a daily radio segment about birds. She lives in Duluth, Minnesota.
Features
  • Media: Paper
  • Author: Marie Read, Laura Erickson
  • Pub/Manuf: Storey Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-61212-229-8
  • Size: 9 3/4 x 8 1/2, 208 pgs
  • Color: Full-color; Photographs and illustrations throughout

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