Wildlife
epub |eng | 2011-07-14 | Author:Simon Barnes [Simon Barnes]

Seagulls The trouble with tuning into birdsong is that it’s hard to untune. And that can be frustrating. The birds covered in the first chunk of this book have mostly ...
( Category: Wildlife July 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:G. A. Bradshaw

Chapter Six The Bear Who Liked to Dive It was a beautiful day. He sat high above the lake on a grassy bench, eyes roaming lazily, variously touching sky, water, ...
( Category: Bears July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-14 | Author:Roel R. Lopez, Israel D. Parker & Michael L. Morrison [Lopez, Roel R.]

Source: Adapted from Seifres and Hamilton (1993); Volesky, Stubbendieck, and Mitchell (2007). Table 4.5. Mechanical treatment cost checklist Function and Benefits There are many benefits to mechanical treatments used as ...
( Category: Wildlife July 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-06-14 | Author:Skip Knowles

Hansen Broadbill, the Dan Brown handmade, and a Red Duck Another historic call was the metal-reed Reelfoot-style call. As much as these large metal-reed calls are associated with northwest Tennessee ...
( Category: Wildlife June 30,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2018-06-26 | Author:Ben Goldfarb [Goldfarb, Ben]

In many ways California’s beavers followed a fairly typical trajectory. Jedediah Smith led trapping parties to the region in the late 1820s, becoming the first white Americans to reach California ...
( Category: Mammals June 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-08 | Author:Paul Jepson

The first human-induced global warming This is the sub-title of another provocative paper by Chris Doughty. He and his co-authors showed that the historic extinction of mammoths in Alaska and ...
( Category: Wildlife June 9,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2012-05-15 | Author:William Joseph Long

VI. CLOUD WINGS THE EAGLE. Old Whitehead "Here he is again! here's Old Whitehead, robbing the fish-hawk." I started up from the little commoosie beyond the fire, at Gillie's excited ...
( Category: Wildlife May 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-29 | Author:William McShea [McShea, William]

IUCN: LC BL: 98–120 cm CITES: NL TL: 17–20 cm CPS: NL WT: 17–40 kg CRL: NT Distribution The northern red muntjac is the most widespread muntjac species in Asia ...
( Category: Wildlife April 19,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Carl Safina

If only beautiful males get to breed “according to [females’] standard of beauty,” we’d see many species in which males are very beautiful. We do. So Darwin proposed another mechanism ...
( Category: Animal Rights April 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-04-14 | Author:Stephen Moss [Stephen Moss]

The reason why the Gunnersbury Triangle case matters is that this was the very first time, anywhere in Britain, that the need for people to have easy access to nature ...
( Category: Wildlife April 14,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-14 | Author:Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

THE RATTLESNAKE’S RATTLE Rattlesnakes want to go unnoticed, but if a predator gets too close, a rattlesnake will use its rattle to warn off the larger animal. The rattle is ...
( Category: Wildlife March 31,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-06-01 | Author:Chris Stuart & Mathilde Stuart [Chris & Stuart, Mathilde]

Tribe Raphicerini Steenbok Raphicerus campestris Total length 75–90cm; tail length 5cm; shoulder height 50cm; weight 10–13kg. Horn length (male only) average 9cm; record 19.05cm. Identification pointers Small size; very large ...
( Category: Wildlife March 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-11-03 | Author:Harold Feinstein [FEINSTEIN, HAROLD]

BIRDWING Trogonoptera trojana, Asia BLUE MORPHO (underside) Morpho didius, South America BLUE MORPHO Morpho didius, South America TIGER SWALLOWTAIL Papilio glaucus, North America ZEBRA LONGWING Heliconius charitonius, Central America SPARKLING ...
( Category: Plants & Animals March 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-10-03 | Author:Nick Baker

Nick’s tricks Feeding hungry tadpoles can be hard work. Here are some ideas for you. Try to get a balance and do not overfeed or you will have to increase ...
( Category: Wildlife March 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-15 | Author:Association of Zoos and Aquariums

Andean (spectacled) bear, Tremarctos ornatus Racine Zoo White rhinoceros, Ceratotherium simum Lion Country Safari NOT AN ACTUAL UNICORN Always wanted to see a real, live unicorn. Order arrived 16 months ...
( Category: Animal Behavior & Communication March 24,2020 )