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Academic & Professional Books  Ornithology  Non-Passerines  Seabirds, Shorebirds & Wildfowl

Birds of Paradox The Life of Terns

By: Peter Trull(Author)
96 pages, 100+ colour photos
Publisher: Schiffer
Birds of Paradox
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  • Birds of Paradox ISBN: 9780764357640 Hardback Apr 2019 Usually dispatched within 6 days
Price: £19.99
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Nesting along the sandy fringe of the North American coast from Maine to Florida, terns are graceful symbols of our coastal beaches, yet they lead fragile and frantic lives. Join educator, storyteller, and photographer Peter Trull as he describes the physical and behavioural differences among the four types of terns that nest in the Cape Cod area, their migratory habits and predators, and why they are called birds of paradox. Both a photographic journey and an ornithological diary, Trull describes his ten-plus years watching, recording, and photographing these birds from Massachusetts to the coast of Guyana. More than 100 photographs depict day-to-day life and never-before-seen behaviours from inside the dynamic, noisy nesting colonies. This engaging book offers momentary glimpses into the complexities of these erratic, agile seabirds – seemingly carefree but always on the hunt – and their struggle to survive.

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Peter Trull has studied, researched, and taught about wildlife on Cape Cod for over thirty years. He has written five books on various subjects, including Eastern coyotes, humpback whales, and local birds.

By: Peter Trull(Author)
96 pages, 100+ colour photos
Publisher: Schiffer
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