The opening of Sylvan Heights Bird Park in 2006 emerged from the legacy of one man - Mike Lubbock, affectionately known to many as the Waterfowl Man.

The moniker is well deserved. Mike Lubbock is considered by many avian biologists to be the most intuitive and prolific waterfowl aviculturalist in the world. From his early work in England at the Wildfowl Trust to his permanent move to America, where he founded Sylvan Heights Waterfowl in 1985, Milke Lubbock was single-minded in his mission to unlock the mysteries of breeding birds.

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Follow the adventures of The Waterfowl Man as he evades danger on his mission to protect the birds he so urgently pursued in the wild. Mike Lubbock traverses rivers, jungles, and ice flows; faced hazards on multiple continents, endures plane crashes and shipwrecks, all to give waterfowl a chance to survive in a world rapidly losing its wilderness places.

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Featuring the 50 most amazing birds found at Sylvan Heights Bird Park, The Birds of Sylvan Heights is packed with entertaining bird-facts and insight from Mike Lubbock, the world’s leading authority on avian husbandry and waterfowl conservation. There are also 85 vivid color photographs by wildlife photographer and avian expert, Frank S. Todd. 

Available at the Sylvan Heights Bird Park gift shop or Amazon.com

 

 

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