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One Wild Bird at a Time

Portraits of Individual Lives

Bernd Heinrich, Rick Adamson (Narrated by)

Compact Disc

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MP3 CD (5/17/2016)
Hardcover (4/12/2016)

Description

In One Wild Bird at a Time, Heinrich returns to his great love: close, day-to-day observations of individual wild birds. Heinrich's observations lead to fascinating questions - and sometimes startling discoveries. A great crested flycatcher bringing food to the young acts surreptitiously and is attacked by the mate. Why? A pair of Northern flickers hammering their nest-hole into the side of Heinrich's cabin delivers the opportunity to observe the feeding competition between siblings, and to make a related discovery about nest-cleaning. One of a clutch of redstart warbler babies fledges out of the nest from twenty feet above the ground, and lands on the grass below. It can't fly. What will happen next?

Dreamscape Media, 9781520006109

Publication Date: May 17, 2016