For both devoted equestrians and non-riders, this book addresses temperament, abilities, physiology, diet, behaviour, and the deep, long-standing relationship between horses and humans. It explores the mind of the horse and demystifies the animal's quirks and idiosyncrasies.
Explores the world of birds of prey in a way that will appeal to bird lovers and biology enthusiasts alike.
Answers questions about the mysterious “colony collapse disorder” that has affected honey bee populations, as well as other captivating topics, such as their complex, highly social lives, and how other species of bees are unique and different from honey bees.
This engaging question and answer guide offers readers a wide range of information about these glorious pollinators as well as tips for attracting, photographing, and observing hummingbirds in the wild or in captivity.
An effectively organized and clearly written exploration of the world of bats and their relationship to people.
A wide-ranging, nontechnical discussion of the ecology of salt marshes, their history, and their inhabitants for readers at any level.
An informative, comprehensive book that is appealing to butterfly and moth enthusiasts of all ages.
An accessible question-and-answer guide for anyone considering separation or divorce.