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Tracing the Transformation of Bird Watching to a Mainstream Pastime

ZME Science

November 30, 2015
Written by Charlie Venuto, faculty member, Environmental Science at American Public University

Allan Cruickshank was a renowned National Audubon Society lecturer, photographer and author who co-published several books and field guides with his wife, Helen. Along with his cohorts–most notably bird guide author and illustrator Roger Tory Peterson—he transformed bird and nature watching from a fringe interest to a popular, easy accessible, mainstream pastime.

 

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