One Wild Bird at a Time

  • by Bernd Heinrich
  • Narrated by Rick Adamson
  • 5 hrs and 48 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

In One Wild Bird at a Time, Heinrich returns to his great love: close, day-to-day observations of individual wild birds. Heinrich's observations lead to fascinating questions - and sometimes startling discoveries. A great crested flycatcher bringing food to the young acts surreptitiously and is attacked by the mate. Why? A pair of northern flickers hammering their nest-hole into the side of Heinrich's cabin delivers the opportunity to observe the feeding competition between siblings and to make a related discovery about nest cleaning. One of a clutch of redstart warbler babies fledges out of the nest from 20 feet above the ground and lands on the grass below. It can't fly. What will happen next?

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Inspiring

I love this author. This book in particular inspired me to be more diligent in making and documenting my own observations.
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- Margaret

Great introduction

Wondrous birds and wondrous tidbits and a wonderful narrator.
It all makes for a mini vacation you can pick up anytime.
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- joan

Book Details

  • Release Date: 05-17-2016
  • Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC