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By Carrol L. Henderson

They start and so they go with the flow, they flap and so they flutter, they swoop and so they plummet. Solo or en masse, in formation or pas de deux, birds in flight are of their aspect, their airborne habit as various and distinct as their plumage. during this booklet, flora and fauna biologist Carrol Henderson, a twenty-year veteran of bird-watching worldwide, bargains his insights into recognizing and choosing birds in flight.

With a hundred and fifty of Henderson’s beautiful close-up pictures of airborne birds, in addition to diagrams illustrating the foundations of flight and unique info in line with firsthand examine, this booklet is as informative because it is just pleasant to examine. The singular great thing about an iridescent hummingbird pollinating a flower, the majesty of a condor hovering above the Andes, the striking spectacle of migrating ducks in Minnesota, black storks in Kenya, or Swainson’s hawks in Bolivia: on your again backyard or a long way afield, this consultant enables you to benefit from the great thing about birds taking wing whereas studying the attention-grabbing technology of ways, accurately, birds fly.

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And a special thanks and love to the wonderful Jocasta Hamilton.

And a special thanks and love to the wonderful Jocasta Hamilton.

Com Thanks to Hazel, Libby, Jackie, Ellie, Michelle, Kei, Amy, Joanna, and Eileen. And a special thanks and love to the wonderful Jocasta Hamilton.

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