Our Love of Hummingbirds (Our Love of Wildlife) (Hardcover)
The hummingbird: nature's most entrancing backyard guest
People love hummingbirds. Ruby-throated, Black-chinned, Rufous and more, birding enthusiasts and gardeners are infatuated with them all. We put up our brightly colored feeders, and we wait, hoping to glimpse their tender frames, colorful features and aerial acrobatics. Acclaimed naturalist and wildlife photographer Stan Tekiela shares his up-close-and-personal images as he presents the amazing lives of these incredible birds. Anyone who appreciates the wonders of nature will treasure this spectacular collection of photographs and information.
About the Author
Naturalist, wildlife photographer and writer Stan Tekiela is the author of more than 175 field guides, nature books, children's books, wildlife audio CDs, puzzles and playing cards, presenting many species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, trees, wildflowers and cacti in the United States. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural History from the University of Minnesota and as an active professional naturalist for more than 25 years, Stan studies and photographs wildlife throughout the United States and Canada. He has received various national and regional awards for his books and photographs. Also a well-known columnist and radio personality, his syndicated column appears in more than 25 newspapers and his wildlife programs are broadcast on a number of Midwest radio stations. Stan can be followed on Facebook and Twitter.