By Ian Fraser,Peter Marsack
A Bush Capital yr introduces the fauna, plants, habitats and reserves of the Australian Capital Territory and comprises the latest study on hand. It additionally emphasises frequently unappreciated or perhaps unrecognised city wildlife.
For every month of the yr there are 10 tales which debate both a species or a gaggle of species, equivalent to mosses and mountain grasshoppers. whereas by no means anthropomorphic, the various tales are written from the organism’s standpoint, whereas others are from that of an observer. attractive work supplement the textual content and make allowance greater visualisation of the tales and the topics.
2011 Whitley Award Commendation for nearby typical History.
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A Bush Capital Year: A Natural History of the Canberra Region by Ian Fraser,Peter Marsack