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Author: Angus Lunn
ISBN13: 978-0007184842
Title: Northumberland (Collins New Naturalist)
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Language: English
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Publisher: HarperCollins UK; Illustrated edition edition (October 1, 2004)
Pages: 328

Northumberland (Collins New Naturalist) by Angus Lunn

Start reading Northumberland (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 95) on your Kindle in under a minute. A native of Northumberland, Angus Lunn is a geographer and ecologist who, until he took early retirement, was Head of Adult Education at the University of Newcastle. He now lectures there part-time. He served for several years on the Northumberland National Park Committee and is currently Chairman of the Council for National Parks and of the Conservation Committee of the Northumberland Wildlife Trust. He has contributed to several published works, including the Flora of Northumberland, Geology of North East England and the Red Data Book for Northumberland.

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Vice President, Botany Section. His interests include botany/ecology and geology (especially the geology and biology of the Quaternary). Professionally, he holds and has held a number of positions: trustee Northumberland Wildlife Trust. voluntary sector member of North Pennines AONB Partnership. former) Head of Adult Education, Univ of Newcastle. former) Chair, Council for National Parks. former) chair of Northern Naturalists’ Union. former) trustee Lake District Naturalist’s Trust (now Cumbria WT). Angus is also the author of Northumberland (2004), Volume 95 in the Collins New Naturalist Series.

The New Naturalist Library (also known as The New Naturalists) is a series of books published by Collins in the United Kingdom, on a variety of natural history topics relevant to the British Isles. The aim of the series at the start was: "To interest the general reader in the wild life of Britain by recapturing the inquiring spirit of the old naturalists.

This ebook enhances different local titles within the New Naturalist sequence which come with Loch Lomondside, the Broads, the Lakeland sector and Northumberland. The Value of Species.

A definitive natural history of Northumberland, from its ecological history, geology and climate to its naturalists and conservation issues. Drawing on his extensive knowledge and experience of the region, Angus Lunn gives a comprehensive account of several types of habitats and geographical areas, including woodlands, the Kielder Forest, moorlands, other inland terrestrial habitats such as montane and limestone habitats and lowland mires, rivers, lakes, reservoirs and ponds, and the coast. The book examines the history and ecology of each of these habitats, and describes the rich variety of flora and fauna to be found living there. Illustrated with over 100 black-and-white line drawings and photographs, plus a colour photographs, this is a comprehensive guide to an area of great natural history and interest.