By R. J. Fuller
Hitherto, few books have dealt basically with chook habitats however the topic is of pressing value now that exploitation of our environment has left few corners of england untouched or unthreatened. in spite of this, the booklet is way greater than well timed, it additionally extends the reader's curiosity to a space of poultry research that has, probably, been too little considered.
The publication describes the entire major habitat forms, the constitution and composition of chicken groups, and stories fowl websites and their distribution all through Britain. For the birdwatcher and all concerned with conservation, this is often stimulating interpreting and an important reference.
The textual content is supported through greater than a hundred diagrams and maps, and over 50 photos; additionally there are fifty three beautifully evocative drawings by means of Donald Watson.
Jacket illustrations via Donald Watson
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