By Bob Thornton,Vera Thornton
"I am very inspired through Bob and Vera Thornton's ebook. The photographs are excellent.... i'm specifically inspired by means of the keenness they create to their subject."
Victor Emanuel, President, Victor Emanuel Nature Tours
Known to many as "the butterflies of the chicken world," wooden warblers attract even the main skilled and discriminating birders. Their annual migrations to and from nesting components within the usa and Canada draw millions of birders to areas resembling excessive Island, Texas; Crane Creek, Ohio; and aspect Pelee, Ontario, the place warblers cease to relaxation and feed in the course of the lengthy trip. There birders have an opportunity to work out and picture those colourful, elusive songbirds whose quickly, darting flight between excessive branches and thick hide makes them the most hard birds to monitor and identify.
In this unique, superbly illustrated e-book, Bob Thornton recounts his and Vera Thornton's cross-continent adventures to find and photographing all fifty two species of wooden warblers that nest within the usa. as well as describing the place and the way they photographed each one species, Thornton tells terrific tales of the colourful characters they encountered alongside the best way. He additionally touches at the present human threats to wooden warblers that come from lack of habitat.
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Chasing Warblers (Corrie Herring Hooks Series) by Bob Thornton,Vera Thornton