Wow. Kerri Wolter and Walter Neser are a South African couple saving a species, one bird at a time.
As I mentioned earlier, I’ve been slowly reading through a book called Superdove about the history of the pigeon in different cultures and societies. One of the things I learned more about was the business of pigeon farming for consumption. In Chinese culture, squab has been a dish around for ages, but only recently has [...]
I haven’t finished it yet, but I’ve been really enjoying this book called Superdove: How The Pigeon Took Over Manhattan…And The World by Courtney Humphries. The book smashes a lot of misconceptions I had about pigeons (which is actually just a common name for a variety of birds in a huge family tree) and it [...]