American Kestrel: Pint-sized Predator


Mountain Press Publishing Company - There s no mistaking its klee, klee, klee, from which it received the nickname killy hawk. You ll learn about the american kestrel s hunting tactics and prey, and the kestrel s current status their numbers are declining, migration paths and patterns, breedingstrategies, and nobody s quite sure why. In american kestrel: pint-sized predator, part photographic exploration, part natural history, renowned bird expert and master educator Kate Davis delves into the worldof the American Kestrel, inviting you into the safe confines of its cavity nest and favored habitats.

One hundred astonishing photos shot by Davis and award-winning photographer Rob Palmer illustrate in full-color glory the story Davis deftly weaves. Davis enthusiastically imparts the wisdomshe has gained through extensive research and firsthand experience. The american kestrel s distinctive call, readily heard from miles away, is another identifier that makes this predator more noticeable than others.

American Kestrel: Pint-sized Predator - Colorful, noisy, and brash, the American Kestrel is the most endearing of North America s raptors. With its vivid rufous and blue-gray plumage, this bird of prey is instantly recognizable to both novice and expert bird watchers, peppered with dashes of black and white, whether it sdiving for an insect on the wing or hovering over an open field while hunting for mice.

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The American Kestrel: Falcon Of Many Names


Johnson Books - Blending scientific research with easily understood interpretations and personal narratives, provides facts on the bird's appearance and voice, behavior, retired from the National Park Service, migration, distribution, enemies and threats, Wauer, life history, and the kestrel's relationship to humans.

The author has written 23 books on wildlife. Color photos and a glossary are included. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc. Portland, OR booknews. Com. Kestrels live in city parks and along highways, as well as in wild lands from northern Alaska to South America.

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Folkmanis American Kestrel Hand Puppet


Folkmanis Puppets 3090 - Easily animate the antics of this engaging American kestrel plush hand puppet. Comfortably slips over the hand; measures 10 x 20 x 10 inches LxWxH. Realistic signature markings of the species come alive with movement in the wings and head. Folkmanis has grown to become the premier manufacturer of plush puppets worldwide, offering over 200 of the most heartwarming and realistically designed creatures--both exotic and familiar--on the market today.

Birthday: July 2016. Capture the spirit of flight with the Folkmanis American kestrel hand puppet. Constructed from high-quality materials with exceptionally realistic details; easy to care for years of play. Ideal for stage and puppet theater, pretend play, daycare, teaching, storytelling, presentations, role-playing, pre-school, games, parties and gifts.

Folkmanis American Kestrel Hand Puppet - One hand controls the head and wings of this interactive bird puppet. This puppet measures 10 x 20 x 10 inches LxWxH. Since 1976, folkmanis has been encouraging young imaginations to Blossom with its innovative and engaging specialty puppets, child development, promoting creativity and discovery while winning nearly every industry, and kid-tested award.

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Raptors of the West: Captured in Photographs


Mountain Press - This is a remarkable book. Constructed from high-quality materials with exceptionally realistic details; easy to care for years of play. Easily animate the antics of this engaging American kestrel plush hand puppet. Ideal for stage and puppet theater, pretend play, daycare, role-playing, pre-school, presentations, games, storytelling, teaching, parties and gifts.

One hand controls the head and wings of this interactive bird puppet. Comfortably slips over the hand; measures 10 x 20 x 10 inches LxWxH. From spectacular Bald Eagles to tiny Elf Owls, raptors awe us. From the dramatic cover image of two eagles tussling, to the comical photo of two Burrowing Owl siblings playing, to the amazing shot of a Peregrine Falcon attacking a huge cloud of starlings, bird lovers will swoon.

Raptors of the West: Captured in Photographs - Mostly, though, this book is about the photographs―more than 400 of them. Used book in Good Condition. These three photographers have devoted incredible amounts of time to capture some of the most breathtaking images of raptors imaginable. Unlike other bird books, raptors of the West: Captured in Photographs arranges the birds by habitat type and region where each bird spends the breeding season.

In raptors of the west: captured in photographs, renowned raptor advocate and environmental educator Kate Davis and award-winning photographers Rob Palmer and Nick Dunlop open a window into the lives of these spectacular birds of prey. Fierce, and beautiful, bold, Raptors epitomize the American West.

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Including Equipment, Training and Health - Falconry and Hawking: The Essential Handbook


World Ideas Ltd - Falconry & hawking recommendedthe essential handbook - Including Equipment, Health and More Discover everything you need to know about Falconry and Hawking from Philip Golding, Training, a true master. First class” Mr B. Studly“i really found the section on falcon’s health a fantastic resource. Ideal for stage and puppet theater, role-playing, pretend play, pre-school, teaching, games, presentations, daycare, storytelling, parties and gifts.

One hand controls the head and wings of this interactive bird puppet. Used book in Good Condition. Comfortably slips over the hand; measures 10 x 20 x 10 inches LxWxH. Inside you’ll understand exactly what you need to know in this wonderful sport. This highly recommended Book Includes everything below and more.

Including Equipment, Training and Health - Falconry and Hawking: The Essential Handbook - . Types of bird and their unique characteristics so you know what bird is best for youthe important question you need to ask yourself if you want to take up this sportOverview of the training processEquipment you’ll need and approximate costsHealth and what to look out forCommon conditions and more importantly - what to doFirst aid a must know it could save your birdUseful frequently asked questionsHighly Regarded:If you are just starting out in the world of falconry and hawking this is a ‘must read’ book full of useful information that is easy to follow and understand.

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Falcons of North America


Mountain Pr - Renowned raptor advocate and environmental educator Kate Davis expertly details the lives of the six North American species of true falcons, along with their subspecies. Ideal for stage and puppet theater, presentations, teaching, games, daycare, storytelling, role-playing, pre-school, pretend play, parties and gifts.

One hand controls the head and wings of this interactive bird puppet. With its stunning color photographs and the results of new research never before published in one volume, Falcons of North America is sure to become a staple of any bird lover's library. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

Falcons of North America - Fast, fierce, bold, and beautifula falcon in flight is one of the most thrilling sights in nature. With an unprecedented collection of some of the most extraordinary falcon photographs ever taken, enigmatic birds of prey practicing aerial maneuvers, hunting ducks, Falcons of North America allows readers to witness these magnificent, or attacking pelicans four times their size.

Easily animate the antics of this engaging American kestrel plush hand puppet. Comfortably slips over the hand; measures 10 x 20 x 10 inches LxWxH. Constructed from high-quality materials with exceptionally realistic details; easy to care for years of play. With contagious enthusiasm, habitat loss, courtship, hunting, and migration to influences on human cultures, she explores everything from anatomy, and restoration efforts.

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Birds of Prey: Hawks, Eagles, Falcons, and Vultures of North America


Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - A visually stunning, raptors symbolize freedom and fierceness, hunting, comprehensive resource on North America’s birds of prey Always a popular group of birds, these traits are portrayed in hundreds of stunning color photographs showing raptors up close, and in Pete Dunne’s definitive guide, and in action—fighting, in flight, and nesting.

These gorgeous photographs enhance the comprehensive, authoritative text, which goes far beyond identification to cover raptor ecology, conservation, behavior, and much more. In returning to his forte and his first love, whether it’s what they eat, where they live, Pete Dunne has crafted a benchmark book on raptors: the first place to turn for any question about these highly popular birds, or how they behave.

Birds of Prey: Hawks, Eagles, Falcons, and Vultures of North America - Constructed from high-quality materials with exceptionally realistic details; easy to care for years of play. Used book in Good Condition. Houghton mifflin harcourt. Used book in Good Condition. Easily animate the antics of this engaging American kestrel plush hand puppet. Comfortably slips over the hand; measures 10 x 20 x 10 inches LxWxH.

Ideal for stage and puppet theater, pre-school, teaching, daycare, role-playing, storytelling, games, presentations, pretend play, parties and gifts. One hand controls the head and wings of this interactive bird puppet.

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American Kestrels in Modern Falconry


Western Sporting Pubns - 139 pp. American kestrel, training, falconry, hunting. Long awaited by hundreds of falconers and a must-have for anyone contemplating or practicing gamehawking with this common and beautiful species. Mullenix thoroughly covers every aspect from natural history, equipment, conditioning, trapping, entering, weathering, to diet, accidents and illnesses.

An expanded 3rd edition with new illustrations, bibliography and appendices. Easily animate the antics of this engaging American kestrel plush hand puppet. Ideal for stage and puppet theater, daycare, games, teaching, presentations, pretend play, storytelling, pre-school, role-playing, parties and gifts.

American Kestrels in Modern Falconry - One hand controls the head and wings of this interactive bird puppet. Hard cover. He makes the case that american kestrels of all ages, origins, sizes and both sexes prove equally capable of regularly catching House Sparrows, Starlings and occasionally larger birds. Comfortably slips over the hand; measures 10 x 20 x 10 inches LxWxH.

Constructed from high-quality materials with exceptionally realistic details; easy to care for years of play. Used book in Good Condition. 2002.

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Peregrine Spring: A Master Falconer's Extraordinary Life with Birds of Prey


Lyons Press - Ideal for stage and puppet theater, storytelling, daycare, teaching, role-playing, presentations, pre-school, pretend play, games, parties and gifts. One hand controls the head and wings of this interactive bird puppet. American kestrel, falconry, training, hunting. Rowman Littlefield. Constructed from high-quality materials with exceptionally realistic details; easy to care for years of play.

Houghton mifflin harcourt. Comfortably slips over the hand; measures 10 x 20 x 10 inches LxWxH. Cowan shares her experiences running a world-famous falconry school, and the lessons she's learned from her birds. Cowan’s birds have immersed her so much into their world that she has found herself courted by a Goshawk and bossed about by a Harris’ Hawk.

Peregrine Spring: A Master Falconer's Extraordinary Life with Birds of Prey - New york times bestsellerbest book of 2016, new england outdoor Writers AssociationPeregrine Spring, Nancy Cowan’s memoir of her thirty years living intimately with raptors, gives us a new perspective on the relationship between humans and the natural world. The book carries her readers along, so they, too, meet hawks and falcons in ways they never imagined possible.

Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Easily animate the antics of this engaging American kestrel plush hand puppet.

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General Management, Mews, Blocks, Perches, Bow Perch, Bathing, Condition, Feeding, Castings, Imping, Moulting, Various Diseases And General Hints - Falconry


Read Country Books - Comfortably slips over the hand; measures 10 x 20 x 10 inches LxWxH. Constructed from high-quality materials with exceptionally realistic details; easy to care for years of play. Easily animate the antics of this engaging American kestrel plush hand puppet. Used book in Good Condition. Ideal for stage and puppet theater, games, teaching, pre-school, daycare, pretend play, role-playing, presentations, storytelling, parties and gifts.

One hand controls the head and wings of this interactive bird puppet. American kestrel, falconry, training, hunting. Rowman Littlefield. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Used book in Good Condition. Houghton mifflin harcourt.

General Management, Mews, Blocks, Perches, Bow Perch, Bathing, Condition, Feeding, Castings, Imping, Moulting, Various Diseases And General Hints - Falconry - We are republishing these classic works in affordable, modern editions, high quality, using the original text and artwork.

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The American Kestrel


CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - It’s a tough life for these little birds of prey. Comfortably slips over the hand; measures 10 x 20 x 10 inches LxWxH. The american kestrel is a children’s book filled with fun facts about North America’s smallest falcon. Their speed and agility is most extraordinary. Constructed from high-quality materials with exceptionally realistic details; easy to care for years of play.

American kestrel, training, falconry, hunting. Rowman Littlefield. This book is recommended for children ages 8 and above. Ideal for stage and puppet theater, storytelling, presentations, role-playing, daycare, games, pretend play, teaching, pre-school, parties and gifts. One hand controls the head and wings of this interactive bird puppet.

The American Kestrel - Used book in Good Condition. Houghton mifflin harcourt. Used book in Good Condition. Conservation concerns are mentioned and instructions on constructing and placing a kestrel nest box are included as well. Easily animate the antics of this engaging American kestrel plush hand puppet. But what they lack in size, they make up for in attitude.

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