The Wildlfie Trusts Introduction; There's No Place Like Home: Insects; Urban Champions: Cats Among the Rats Among the Pigeons; Skyscrapers: Birds; The Green Team: Plant Life; City Safari: Mammals; Reptiles, Amphibians and Fish; Century 21 and Beyond; A field Guide to Urban Species; Mammals; Birds; Reptiles and Amphibians; Insects; Plant Life; The Wildlife Trusts' Top Urban Sites
Written by the renowned TV presenter Chris Packham, this book is suitable for anybody with an interest in urban wildlife and conservation.
Chris Packham is a popular television personality, as well as an accomplished naturalist, photographer and writer, whose career has revolved around promoting public awareness of wildlife and conservation. He has worked as a natural history broadcaster for nearly 30 years, on 75 series and over 500 programmes, most recently on the BBC's popular Springwatch and Autumnwatch series. His books include the successful Chris Packham's Back Garden Nature Reserve. Chris is active in many wildlife conservation bodies: he is Vice President of the RSPB, The Wildlife Trusts and the Butterfly Conservation Trust; and is President of the Bat Conservation Trust and the Hawk Conservancy Trust. Chris lives near Southampton.
Chris Packham celebrates the modern city as a habitat for wildlife...this book is ideal for those wanting to discover nature on their doorstep. -- Outdoor Photography * Outdoor Photography *