At Sea with the Marine Birds of the Raincoast by Caroline Fox

By Caroline Fox

An illustrated narrative that interweaves the moving seasons of the Northwest Coast with the reports of a conservation biologist surveying millions of kilometres of open ocean so as to discover the complicated relationships among people, marine birds and the realities of latest biodiversity.

At Sea with the Marine Birds of the Raincoast combines the average and human histories of Pacific Northwest marine birds with Caroline Fox’s own tale of her existence as a conservation scientist. observed through brilliant photographs, drawings and either archival and smooth images, the narrative follows the writer as she sails the coast, documenting marine fowl variety and seasonal shifts in neighborhood assemblages.

This specified tale captures the ordinary splendour and wealthy number of marine birds feeding, breeding and venture astounding, usually trans-equatorial migrations alongside the Northwest Coast. Introducing probably the most attention-grabbing but poorly understood species, together with albatrosses, puffins and cranes, this compelling learn calls consciousness to the pressing conservation demanding situations confronted by way of marine birds and their ecosystems, in addition to their traditionally complicated dating with human society.

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