Roger Tory Peterson

Roger Tory Peterson


Born
in Jamestown, New York, The United States
August 28, 1908

Died
July 28, 1996

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Roger Tory Peterson was an American naturalist, ornithologist, artist, and educator, and held to be one of the founding inspirations for the 20th century environmental movement.

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Peterson First Guide to Bir...

4.04 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 1986 — 5 editions
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4.22 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 1983 — 2 editions
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“Birds have wings; they're free; they can fly where they want when they want. They have the kind of mobility many people envy.”
Roger Tory Peterson

“The other creatures with which we share this world have their rights too, but not speaking our language, they have no voice, no vote; it is our moral duty to take care of them.”
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