Monday, April 13, 2015

The Nesting Season by Bernd Heinrich

Summary: Bernd Heinrich provides an in-depth study of bird's songs, mating rituals, sex roles, predation, migration, and nesting behaviors in this fascinating and engaging book. He discusses in detail the variety of strategies birds use to reproduce and its complexities. There are some surprising and unexpected twists in bird romancing. It includes beautiful photos and the author's watercolors. It's a great read for Spring.

Harvard Press Book Information including Reviews, Table of Contents and More:

Saint Paul Audubon - Review:

NPR Interview: "Nesting with a Naturalist":

Interview on Science Friday with Ira:

Northern Woodlands Site: Great Article and Photos about Nests: "Which Bird Made That Nest?"

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