A Year of Watching Wildlife

A Year of Watching Wildlife

A Guide to the World's Best Animal Encounters

Book - 2009
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Every week of the year, something astounding happens in the animal kingdom. A million wildebeest trek 800km across the Serengeti; killer whales surf Argentinean beaches; lizards fly like paper planes in the jungles of Borneo; 10 million puffins descend on Iceland; and the world's biggest feeding frenzy takes place off the coast of South Africa. A Year of Watching Wildlife shows you where, when and how to take part in the natural world's greatest happenings - it's the ideal planning tool for adventurers, photographers and animal lovers. Be inspired and go wild!

  • Organised by month and week to help you plan your year's wildlife adventures
  • Full colour with inspirational images and practical advice
  • Week-by-week structure
  • Environmentally responsible travel focus
  • Country and animal indexes allow you to search by destination or by animal

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, David Lukas

About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places where they travel.

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Every week of the year, something astounding happens in the animal kingdom. A Year of Watching Wildlife shows you where, when and how to take part in the natural world's greatest happenings - it's the ideal planning tool for adventurers, photographersand animal lovers. Be inspired and go wild!

Baker & Taylor
A planning tool for lovers of adventure, nature, and wildlife details the best time and place to see the world's most amazing wildlife, in a guide that includes inspirational images balanced with practical advice. Original.

Publisher: Footscray, Vic. ; London : Lonely Planet, 2009
ISBN: 9781741792799
1741792797
Branch Call Number: 910.202 LONEL
Characteristics: 224 pages
Notes: Includes essential planning tips and links to more information about each encounter; country and animal indexes allow searches by destination or by animal; organized by month and week

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