Celebrating Prairie Birds

Celebrating Prairie Birds

Author: Wayne Lynch

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ISBN: 1927083575

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Acclaimed wildlife photographer Wayne Lynch has been fascinated by the prairie grasslands for more than 40 years and in love with birds for even longer. His new book celebrates the beauty and biology of the beautiful world of prairie birds. Lynch travelled through rolling grassy plains, wetlands, lazy, winding rivers, sculpted badlands and more to find the amazing array of birds that make these varied habitats their home. Their complex and intriguing lives are explored and revealed through this new collection of photographs. The prairie grasslands are home to roughly 250 species of birds. Lynch has included birds from a variety of prairie habitats in order to include multiple species. Bird lovers will learn about how to identify the many different species, as well as where to find them, and about their dietary habits. From red-necked grebes and ruffed grouse to American white pelicans, Trumpeter swans and turkey vultures, close to 100 prairie birds are featured in Celebrating Prairie Birds.
Celebrating Prairie Birds
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Wayne Lynch
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-27 - Publisher:

Acclaimed wildlife photographer Wayne Lynch has been fascinated by the prairie grasslands for more than 40 years and in love with birds for even longer. His new book celebrates the beauty and biology of the beautiful world of prairie birds. Lynch travelled through rolling grassy plains, wetlands, lazy, winding rivers,
Wild Birds Across the Prairies
Language: en
Pages: 138
Authors: Wayne Lynch, Aubrey Lang
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Calgary : Fifth House Publishers

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The Ecology of a Tallgrass Treasure: Audubon's Spring Creek Prairie
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Paul Johnsgard
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-29 - Publisher: Lulu.com

This book describes the major plant and animal components of Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center, an 850-acre National Audubon Society tallgrass prairie in Lancaster County, southeastern Nebraska. In addition to providing a species list of the area's plants (368 species), there are comprehensive annotated lists of its birds (240), mammals
Seasons of the Tallgrass Prairie
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Paul A. Johnsgard
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

A respected author and scholar, Paul A. Johnsgard has spent a lifetime observing the natural delights of Nebraska’s woodlands, grasslands, and wetlands. Seasons of the Tallgrass Prairie collects his musings on Nebraska’s natural history and the issues of conservation facing our future. Johnsgard crafts essays featuring snow geese, owls, hummingbirds,
Prairie People
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Robert Collins
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-12 - Publisher: McClelland & Stewart

An intimate look at the people of the prairies in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta – who they are, how they live, what makes them a breed apart The prairies are Robert Collins’s spiritual home. He was born and raised on a Saskatchewan farm, but spent most of his adult life