At Sea with the Marine Birds of the Raincoast by Caroline Fox

By Caroline Fox

An illustrated narrative that interweaves the moving seasons of the Northwest Coast with the stories of a conservation biologist surveying millions of kilometres of open ocean for you to discover the advanced relationships among people, marine birds and the realities of latest biodiversity.

At Sea with the Marine Birds of the Raincoast combines the traditional and human histories of Pacific Northwest marine birds with Caroline Fox’s own tale of her lifestyles as a conservation scientist. observed by way of vibrant pictures, drawings and either archival and smooth images, the narrative follows the writer as she sails the coast, documenting marine chicken variety and seasonal shifts in neighborhood assemblages.

This specified tale captures the ordinary splendour and wealthy number of marine birds feeding, breeding and venture incredible, frequently trans-equatorial migrations alongside the Northwest Coast. Introducing the most interesting but poorly understood species, together with albatrosses, puffins and cranes, this compelling learn calls recognition to the pressing conservation demanding situations confronted by way of marine birds and their ecosystems, in addition to their traditionally complicated dating with human society.

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