The Family Butterfly Book
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Celebrate butterflies in all their pleasure, variety, and beauty from a spectacular cloud of migrating Monarchs to a vivid Red Admiral. With lively text enhanced by more than 200 full-color photographs, Rick Mikula shows how to identify, care for, and raise butterflies in your own backyard. With 40 species profiles, 12 step-by-step projects, and a wealth of informative drawings and maps, this book belongs on every home bookshelf. Learn how to hold and hand-feed a butterfly, grow host plants and nectar plants, make butterfly nets and rearing cages, identify common and endangered North American butterflies.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 166
Vendor: Workman Publishing
Publication Date: 2000
Dimensions: 11 X 8 1/2 X 1/4 (inches)
ISBN: 158017292X
ISBN-13: 9781580172929

Publisher's Description

Offering 40 fun projects that include building butterfly habitats, feeding butterflies by hand, and even incorporating live butterflies into special celebrations, Rick Mikula encourages you to get the whole family involved as you explore the exciting and colorful world of butterflies. Providing a comprehensive overview of the butterfly lifecycle and close-up photography of 40 stunning North American species, this guide teaches you everything you need to know to identify, care for, and raise these beautiful and fascinating insects. 

Author Bio

Rick Mikula, author of The Family Butterfly Book, is known as the grandfather of butterfly farming. He owns Hole-in-Hand Butterfly Farm and serves as a habitat consultant for numerous museums, zoos, aviaries, universities, and parks, including Dolly Parton’s Butterfly Emporium at Dollywood and the Hershey Gardens Butterfly House. He gives hundreds of lectures and workshops every year, and his work has been featured in newspapers, in magazines, and on television and radio programs around the world. Mikula lives in Pennsylvania.

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