Watching Water Birds

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National Geographic Society, 1997 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 28 pages
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Loons, grebes, mergansers, mallards, wood ducks, Canada geese, gulls, and herons dive, feed, wade, swim in formation, and take flight, alone and in flocks. The magnificent color and detail make this a dazzling guide for young bird watchers. The drawings help kids identify water birds and where they live. Full color.

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User Review  - SqueakyChu - LibraryThing

This is a beautiful, slim volume noting the most prevalent water birds. It mostly highlights each bird's characteristics through detailed and colorful art work. This would be a nice introduction to ... Read full review

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User Review  - vpfluke - LibraryThing

Jim Arnosky is both the author and illustrator of this volume for young people. The water birds are painted beautifully. The book is well worth being in any adult library. Read full review


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Jim Arnosky, a renowned naturalist, is the author and illustrator of many books for children about animals and nature, including the popular Crinkleroot books. He lives in South Ryegate, Vermont.

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