By Carrol L. Henderson,Steve Adams
They bounce they usually 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 exact as their plumage. during this ebook, flora and fauna biologist Carrol Henderson, a twenty-year veteran of bird-watching worldwide, deals his insights into recognizing and selecting birds in flight.
With one hundred fifty of Henderson’s beautiful close-up photos of airborne birds, in addition to diagrams illustrating the foundations of flight and distinctive details in response to firsthand examine, this publication is as informative because it is just pleasant to seem at. The singular great thing about an iridescent hummingbird pollinating a flower, the majesty of a condor hovering above the Andes, the notable spectacle of migrating ducks in Minnesota, black storks in Kenya, or Swainson’s hawks in Bolivia: on your again backyard or some distance afield, this consultant permits you to benefit from the fantastic thing about birds taking wing whereas studying the attention-grabbing technology of the way, accurately, birds fly.
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Birds in Flight: The Art and Science of How Birds Fly by Carrol L. Henderson,Steve Adams