Rare Encounters with Ordinary Birds - Lyanda Lynn Haupt

Rare Encounters with Ordinary Birds

By Lyanda Lynn Haupt

  • Release Date: 2004-06-15
  • Genre: Nature


Naturalist Lyanda Lynn Haupt, an ornithology teacher and researcher, examines the amazing talents and personalities of the most common of birds. She muses on the tarnished reputation of the starling, the sexed-up antics of male woodpeckers, and the mysterious behavior and startling population explosion of crows in her hometown. Through the eye and voice of this talented writer, birds provide a fascinating point of contact with the natural world at large.