Date: 1/27/18 2:33 pm
From: Arthur Shippee via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: [CT Birds] NYTimes: R. Prum review, "Passion and Peril of Birding"
Yale's Richard Prum begins with the recent Corn Crake covered in these emails, including this quotation:

"As a Connecticut birder, Paul Desjardins, put it, 'It only took me 58 years to see this bird.' "
Congratulations, Paul!

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/23/books/review/birds-barnes-brunner-strycker.html

The Passion and Peril of Birding By RICHARD O. PRUM
JAN. 23, 2018

"Where do birding dreams come from? Mostly, they come from books. Next to high-quality optics, the most important resources for a birder are books. "


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