"Extensively illustrated with color photographs, this is more an introduction to a field than to a person, probably most appealing to middle-school readers already curious about birds. (further reading, websites, index) (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
Over a long career, Israeli ornithologist Yossi Leshem has used migration studies to reduce bird/plane collisions, substituted birds for pesticides to control rodents, established feeding stations and bird-watching areas, organized the election of an Israeli national bird and promoted international cooperation.
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