The Garden Bird Year gives both birdwatchers and gardeners alike insights into how to attract both resident and visiting birds to the garden, and how to manage this precious space as a vital resource for birds. This beautifully illustrated book is an appealing and practical guide combining useful hands-on advice about how to maintain your garden, with fascinatinginformation about bird behaviour and detailed descriptions of key species. Author Roy Beddard explains how to plan a range of garden habitats to accommodate the needs of birds in each season of the year. Topics covered include birdbehaviour and identification, water and nest sites, anddeterring pests and predators. Illustrated throughout with David Daly's beautiful specially commissioned artwork and stunning photography by David Cottridge, this attractive andinformative guide reveals everything the reader needsto know about how to make the most of garden birdlifethroughout the yearSo ita#39;s easy to imagine how, after a hot summera#39;s day, the clean water that you put out earlier has become soiled with dust ... It is therefore essential to refill bird baths on a daily basis, rinsing them out at the same time and occasionally cleaninganbsp;...
|Title||:||The Garden Bird Year|
|Publisher||:||New Holland Publishers - 2007|