Birds Of Prey
From eagles to falcons and talons to beaks, Everything Birds of Prey introduces readers to the world's most ferocious fliers. With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about birds of prey. From flacons that dive faster than the fastest roller coaster to ospreys that plunge underwater after tasty fish to vultures that circle slowly in the air, these serious predators are definitely something to squak about.
Which eagle is the most powerful? How do owls find their prey on the darkest nights? Find out with Eyewitness Eagle and learn about the development, anatomy, mating, and nesting habits of birds of prey, as well as their techniques for catching and killing their quarry. From the majestic falcon to the formidable vulture, you'll get a bird's eye view of the amazing world of birds of prey.
This book helps you learn about eagles, owls, falcons, hawks and other powerful predators of the air, in 190 exciting pictures. You can find out about every aspect of these amazing creatures - their keen eyesight, how hawks hunt their prey, how vultures make ingenious use of tools, and much more. It features stunning wildlife photographs, plus illustrations and detailed cross-sections.
This book is a celebration of British raptors, with 200 stunning colour photographs. An authoritative text examines the biology and ecology of each species, following their fortunes as British breeding birds from historical times to the present day. This book will serve as a showcase of these fabulous birds and highlight the diverse work of the RSPB in ensuring their survival.