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The Woodhen - a book by Frith, Clifford B.

The Woodhen

A Flightless Island Bird Defying Extinction

The Woodhen( )
Author: Frith, Clifford B.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:CSIRO Publishing
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $59.95
Book Description:

This book tells the fascinating success story of saving the flightless Woodhen of Lord Howe Island. This unique large rail, an iconic and highly endangered Australian bird, was at the very brink of extinction with just 15 individuals found in 1980, when bold and risky actions were taken to save it.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Nature / General
Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.625 x 9.625 Inches
Book Weight:1.32 Pounds

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