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Owl: A Year in the Lives of North American Owls

Owl A Year in the Lives of North American Owls Take a peek inside In Owl award winning photographer Paul Bannick uses his intimate yet dramatic images to follow North American owls through the course of one year and in their distinct habitats Rea

  • Title: Owl: A Year in the Lives of North American Owls
  • Author: Paul Bannick
  • ISBN: 9781594858000
  • Page: 140
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Take a peek inside In Owl, award winning photographer Paul Bannick uses his intimate yet dramatic images to follow North American owls through the course of one year and in their distinct habitats Readers follow along at the nest as each stage in an owl s life is chronicled courtship, mating, and nesting in spring fledging and feeding of young in summer dispersal andTake a peek inside In Owl, award winning photographer Paul Bannick uses his intimate yet dramatic images to follow North American owls through the course of one year and in their distinct habitats Readers follow along at the nest as each stage in an owl s life is chronicled courtship, mating, and nesting in spring fledging and feeding of young in summer dispersal and gaining independence in fall and, finally, winter s migrations and competitions for food For owls, every day brings a new challenge to survive, and this book shows readers how owls use the unique resources available to them in their habitat to face those challenges All 19 species found in Canada and the United States are featured in photos and narrative throughout the book, with a special focus on the Northern Pygmy Owl, Great Gray Owl, Burrowing Owl and Snowy Owl SPECIAL FEATURES Details owls behavior throughout their four distinct life stages 200 new images, many of which feature rarely photographed behavior and most have never been published before A field guide that helps identify owls and compare each species Perfect holiday book for all bird watchers, wildlife lovers and for those who appreciate stunning photography Paul s startling images reflect behaviors shared by all owls, as well as some surprising exceptions and adaptations The four featured owl habitats forest, grassland and steppe, boreal, and Arctic each reveal wildly rich stories of their own Owl is a stunning follow up to Paul s bestselling title, The Owl and the Woodpecker, giving bird lovers yet another gorgeous photographic tribute, engaging natural history, and a compelling call to preserve the habitats that sustain these most iconic of birds.

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    1 thought on “Owl: A Year in the Lives of North American Owls

    1. Stunning photographsfocusing ont he Northern Pigmy-Owl, Burrowing Owl, Great Gray Owl, and Snowy Owl. The text gives a look into four completely different habitats where these owls reside. The book is worth taking the time to read as well as looking at the pictures.

    2. Wildlife photographers and Jane Goodall-ists are like superheroes to me, and their main superpower, their X ability, is to be able to sit quietly and patiently for hours on end, watching, or waiting for the perfect shot. I can do many things well, but waiting and watching patiently has never been one of those things (I'm working on that). Add to this that owls can fly, and it's not like Paul Bannick can flap his wings and fly after them. So just thinking about what it takes to get even a blurry, [...]

    3. Mesmerizing for an owl-lover like me and reveals so much I hadn't known and lets me see it in the astounding photos--lovely book!

    4. OwlBelow the oldest On the forest floorRuns the snowshoe hareEscapes the vole's fateAtop stands the ghostListen locate waitby Paul Hsu 4-21-17

    5. Well organized and informative but what really elevates this title are the author's terrific photographs.

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