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The Hidden Lives of Owls: The Science and Spirit of Nature's Most Elusive Birds

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By: Leigh Calvez (Author)

224 pages, 9 colour illustrations

Sasquatch Books

Paperback | Aug 2016 | #231541 | ISBN-13: 9781632170255
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NHBS Price: £14.99 $19/€18 approx

About this book

Embark on an adventure into the world of owls, owl-watching, avian and the deep forest. Leigh Calvez pursues nine different owl species including the great horned, spotted and snowy. Calvez makes the science entertaining and accessible through the stories of the people who are obsessed with these birds and her own avian adventures in the field. The author entertainingly explores the questions about the human-animal connection, owl obsession, habitat, owl calls, social behaviour and mythology.


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Biography

Leigh Calvez is a scientist and nature writer. In 2013 she published her first book entitled Whale Watching Adventures on the Pacific Coast. She has been involved in whale research and observation projects in Hawaii, Massachusetts, New Zealand and the Azores.

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