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Jack Miner, lover of birds

J. A. P. Haydon

Jack Miner, lover of birds

story of one of Canada"s most remarkable citizens

by J. A. P. Haydon

  • 268 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Breeder and Fancier Co. in Milwaukee, Ore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miner, Jack, -- 1865-1944,
  • Conservationists -- Canada -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.A.P. Haydon.
    GenreBiography
    SeriesWestern out-of-doors -- v. 5, no. 1
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 10-11 :
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21016192M

    On this selected evidence Miner sent a release to newspapers which, in effect, condemned all hawks and owls. It was widely published. Nature lovers and scientists berated Miner in letters to editors. Nature poet Wallace Havelock Robb, who a few years before had written a poetic tribute to Miner, penned A Rebuke to Jack Miner.   Jack Miner Bird Sanctuary: Jack Miner's - See 52 traveler reviews, 18 candid photos, and great deals for Kingsville, Canada, at Tripadvisor TripAdvisor reviews.

      Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Jack Miner and the Birds, and Some Things I Know about Nature by Jack Miner - Free Ebook Menu. Jack Miner. John Thomas Miner (Ap – November 3, ), or “Wild Goose Jack,” was a Canadian conservationist called by some the “father” of North American conservation. Miner was one of the first conservationists to determine the migratory paths of birds. In August , he constructed a successful duck trap.

      Here we see Jack Miner writing while in camp. He authored several books and in the introduction to his book, "Jack Miner and the Birds, and Some Things I Know about Nature," he explained that he decided to write the book himself in his own “untrained hand.” Family & Flights of Faith Modern waterfowl hunters owe Jack Miner everything. Jack Ray Miner, of Barnhart, Missouri passed away on Tuesday, Janu Jack was born J in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Faye Miner (nee Harbison) and Everett Miner.


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I did not know who Jack Miner was nor his contributions to (migratory) bird conservation in Canada before I read the book. That meant it was a bit difficult for me to get into the book and stay interested in the beginning.

This book is not a tribute to what he Jack Miner done, but his own recollections of his affinity to birds /5. Jack Miner and the Birds book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Excerpt from Jack Miner and the Birds: And Some Things I Know Abo 4/5(1).

Format: Hardcover Once an avid hunter, Jack Miner became one of Canada's most devoted early naturalists, and in particular conducted an impressive banding operation of Canada Geese that--with the help of hunters, unfortunately--to chart their migration.5/5(1).

Hardcover Jack Miner & The Birds vintage book cover turned into this lover of birds book interesting one-of-a-kind notebook. Its a perfect journal for your favorite nature lover. Pages made with 67 lb. vellum bristol card stock for a luxurious thick page.

Design includes custom front and back covers featuring. Jack Miner first published this book privately in Canada. The book's unexpected success resulted in subsequent commercial editions. Miner was a countryman and, amongst other things, professional wildfowler ('market gunner') who studied his surroundings in detail.

Jack Miner and the Birds Memorial Edition Hardcover – January 1, by Jack Miner (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and Reviews: 2. Jack Miner and the Birds: Some Things I Know about Nature and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

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Amazon Price New from Used from Mass Market Paperback "Please retry" Author: Jack Miner. InMiner published an account of his banding methods and waterfowl conservation studies in Jack Miner and the Birds.

It was very popular: all copies of the first print-run sold out in nine months. The book is still in print. The Jack Miner Migratory Bird Foundation was established in 's in Canada and the USA to continue the legacy of Jack Miner. It is located in Kingsville, Ontario, Canada.

The Foundation is a charitable organization that operates solely on grants and through the generosity of private and corporate Donors. The Board of Directors and staff are responsible for the ongoing operations of the.

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/ Road 3 West. Kingsville, ON, Canada N9Y 2E5. Local: () Designed and Maintained by Division Place. Jack Miner fell in the latter group of people. Jack Miner was born in and was raised on a homestead in Ontario, Canada.

Back then, waterfowl sanctuaries or trapping waterfowl only to attach a metal band and let the birds go were completely foreign ideas. But then Jack Miner. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Read, borrow, and discover more than 3M books for free. Jack Miner () | .I went to Jack Miner's Bird Sanctuary for a while and had lots of is very relaxing to watch the birds and it is so have several birds in enclosures and the birds look happy and well is a clean nice they had an area for wild birds like 4/ TripAdvisor reviews.Jack Miner, Canadian naturalist, author, and lecturer who won a reputation as a leading bird conservationist and who conducted extensive research into migratory patterns.

Miner moved to Essex county, Ont., in Inon his farm at Kingsville, he established a bird sanctuary that became.