In this updated edition of the popular guide to parrot behavior, you’ll learn why your bird does strange things and discover positive techniques for modifying those behaviors. You'll get information on training and caring for your bird, normal…
From two noted experts-the first in-depth book on teaching your bird to talk
Teaching a bird to talk isn't as difficult as it may seem. In this easy-to-follow guide, avian experts Diane Grindol and Tom Roudybush reveal how you can communicate with your parrot far beyond "hello" and,…
"This wonderful handbook provides a crystal-clear introduction to every fascinating aspect of bird biology. It will now be my own first reference source about birds, and it should be yours, too - regardless of whether you are a backyard bird…
An in-depth discussion on many different species of British birds by famed ornithologist William Hudson.
This book reports and summarizes the findings of several dozen studies that have used ptilochronology (the study of feather time) as a research tool. It provides a practical resource as well as a source of understanding of how the technique can be used…
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s Buds and Bird Voices is a story that tells of the awakening of spring in all its forms, plants and animals. The cold winter, so hard, bleak and lifeless gives way to spring as though it were a sea change in the whole year. In a foggy and exhausted state as the New…
A fascinating look at the people of Tibet by 19th Century travel writer Isabella Bird.
Table of contents
2. Evolution of Cliffs
3. Processes on Cliffs
4. Rates of Cliff Recession
5. Cliff Hazards
6. Scenic and Scientific Values
7. Stabilisation of Cliffs
…The birds have gone crazy. What is going on? Mea has to solve the riddle somehow. The book can also be used in schools and at home as a basis for discussions and learning biology. Illustrations Maria Viitasalo. Level 2 – easier.
Coastal Geomorphology, Second Edition is a comprehensive and systematic introduction to this subject and demonstrates the dynamic nature of coastal landforms, providing a background for analytical planning and management strategies in coastal areas that…