By Ian Fraser,Peter Marsack
A Bush Capital yr introduces the fauna, plant life, habitats and reserves of the Australian Capital Territory and contains the newest study to be had. It additionally emphasises usually unappreciated or perhaps unrecognised city wildlife.
For every month of the yr there are 10 tales which debate both a species or a gaggle of species, equivalent to mosses and mountain grasshoppers. whereas by no means anthropomorphic, a few of the tales are written from the organism’s viewpoint, whereas others are from that of an observer. attractive work supplement the textual content and make allowance higher visualisation of the tales and the themes.
2011 Whitley Award Commendation for local ordinary History.
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