THE RABBIT INDUSTRY IN IRELAND: 20TH CENTURY SNAPSHOTS. By Michael J.  Conry.

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A WILDFOWLER'S WORLD. By Alan Jarrett.

A WILDFOWLER'S WORLD. By Alan Jarrett.

THE SNIPES: A STUDY OF THE GENUS CAPELLA. By Leslie M. Tuck. Canadian Wildlife Service Monograph Series - Number 5.

1972 1st edition. 8vo (158 x 236mm). Pp429. Colour photograph frontispiece, b/w photographs and line illustrations, distribution maps, tables, bibliography. Photograph paper-covered boards.

A highly detailed account of the species and sub-species of the genus Capella. Chapters include: The genus; Goat of the bogs; Morphology; Taxonomy and geographical distribution; Breeding habitat and territories. The Species: Spring migration; Pair-formation and mating behaviour; The nest, eggs, and incubation; The care and growth of the chick; Feeding habitats and food; Fall migration; Winter habitat; Parasites and natural mortality; Plumages, moults, and weights. Population and Man: Population structure and hunting; Management - marshes, rice fields, cattle pastures, burns, bog reclamation, management in Europe, management in the southeastern United States, conclusions.
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Author Tuck (Leslie M.).
Book Code 45359
ISBN No ISBN
Book Description Slight use, spine slightly shaken, good copy.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1972
Publisher Information Canada / Environment Canada Wildlife Service.
Place Ottawa, Ontario.