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Animal Migration: Remarkable Journeys in the Wild
This spectacular guide explores the mysteries of animal migration over land, in the oceans, and through the air. Lavishly illustrated with two hundred photographs and maps, Animal Migration highlights specific conservation issues while tracing the routes of some one hundred species of animal with examples on every continent. Ben Hoare explains how animals migrate, either a ...more
Hardcover, 176 pages
Published March 5th 2009 by University of California Press
(first published February 3rd 2009)
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See my review of this book in Magill Book Reviews as carried by EBSCO / Academic Search Premier. Fabulous new information about the marvels--literally--of migration. Advances in telemetry or tracking of migrating animals with tagging and satellite data reveals the complexity and beauty of this adaptive behavior.
Ben Hoare is an author and editor who specializes in natural history. He has written or contributed to more than 40 reference books. His work has also appeared in BBC Wildlife and Birdwatch magazines and on BBC websites. He is a Fellow of the Zoological Society in London and presents regular talks and lectures at the Natural History Museum, London.