by Marianne Taylor
This informative title covers the owls in the northern hemisphere. The book is divided into two parts, the first giving a general overview of owls and their lives, with chapters on senses and intelligence, hunting and diet, habitat, courtship and breeding, migration, conservation and the relationship between owls and people. The second part presents detailed accounts of all the owl species found in the northern hemisphere.
- ISBN: 9781408155530
- Author(s): Marianne Taylor
- Stock Code: 8155530
- Format: Hardback
- Illustrations: Colour photographs
- Pages: 224
- Published: 2012
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The Great Horned Owl is the largest owl found throughout most of North America.
The one-of-a-kind photographs and comprehensive descriptions make this book a must-have treasure to be enjoyed by all ages. It is sure to become the go-to reference on the Great Horned Owl.
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Explore the twilight world of owls that you can hear in your garden, the park or woods with this lyrical investigation into their sounds. Listen to previously unpublished digital stereo recordings of the owls of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East, illustrated with annotated sonagrams. Enjoy paintings and photographs, often of the individuals recorded. Learn how to research into evolution, behaviour and sounds invite us to recognise a dozen new owl species. Share the thrill of closing in on a huge fish owl found only a handful of times before, the rarest owl in our region. Travel to rugged desert mountains, where the authors chanced upon a previously undiscovered owl, the first new Arabian bird species for nearly 80 years. Learn to listen like an owl and maybe you could find the next one.