Lady of the Loch

Editora: Little, Brown Book Group Data de lançamento: 2011-04-07
Pontos Requerido: 800


Descrição

During the last decade, the osprey has risen, phoenix-like, from the ashes - once extinct in Britain, now returned as a powerful symbol of hope. The opreys' story is a moving tale of triumph over adversity. Their slow but sure resurgence has attracted huge public interest and support; that of one bird in particular, Lady, at 25, Britain's oldest breeding osprey, has tugged at the world's heartstrings.For the past twenty years, Lady has made the 3000-mile journey from Africa back to Scotland, her nest and her mate. In March 2010, she produced an egg for a record-breaking 20th year; despite her weakened state throughout that summer, and with the stalwart assistance of her youthful mate, the chicks fledged successfully. But how many more times can Lady defy the odds; will the spring see her return, as, happily, it will so many other ospreys?

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Informação Adicional

Gênero: Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Coleção: Constable

Typo: EPub

Páginas: 160

ISBN: 9781849019170

Informação Adicional

Gênero: Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Coleção: Constable

Typo: EPub

Páginas: 160

ISBN: 9781849019170

Conteúdo alternativo sugerido: Helen Armitage
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