Birds & Blooms Everyday Nature Secrets
Discover the Hidden World in Your Backyard
Surprising facts, stunning photography, and real-life birding and gardening stories are accompanied by practical tips and advice in this curiosity-sparking volume for nature lovers.
Did you know that blackpoll warblers can fly nonstop for more than 80 hours and cover more than 2000 miles during that time? Or that grey squirrels can fall more than 100 feet without serious injury? You’ll find these and many more fun facts in Everyday Nature Secrets, a book for curious nature lovers. Backyard birders and gardening fans alike will be captivated as they explore the many wonders of nature through:
- Fascinating details about backyard birds and other wildlife
- Tips and tricks for better gardening
- Real-life stories from fellow enthusiasts
- Breathtaking full-color photography and whimsical illustrations
- Inspiring nature quotes
- Expert Q&As, infographics, top 10 lists, and more
The book is organized into four themed sections, including “Why Do Birds Do That?” and “Ultimate Garden Know-How.” Readers can explore a specific topic they’re curious about, quickly glean answers to common questions (How do I keep away garden pests? What do I need to know about bird baths?), or just flip to a page and learn the answer to a fascinating nature question they never even knew they had. What secret will you discover?