Author: Heery Stephen
The Shannon Floodlands. A Natural History

The Shannon Floodlands. A Natural History

£12.50 paper covers
167pp, 20.5 x 22.0 cm, 12 colour & 70 b&w illustrations    1993

A study of the Shannon Callows, the fascinating and distinctive landscape seasonally flooded by the River Shannon, and the rich variety of plants, animals and birds found in this unspoilt wetland habitat.

"This book will have an immediate appeal for all those who love the wild places and their inhabitants. It is a work that should be on the shelves of every nature lover."   Irish Examiner

" The great virtue of Stephen Heery's book is its revelation of the Callows entire and very special ecosystem – a complete web of wild lives and "eco-hydrology" shaped over thousands of years."    Michael Viney, Irish Times

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