A Year on the Moor, by Millington-drake, Tarquin
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- ISBN: 9781846892134 | 1846892139
- Cover: Hardcover
- Copyright: 11/15/2015
The culmination of seven years of travel, this unique photographic account reflects the wildness and beauty of life on and around a grouse moor. From the habitat and its management to the shooting season and the people who work and depend on the moor for their livelihoods, this is a fascinating glimpse into some of the greatest grouse years of modern times.
Extraordinary photographs of the grouse in flight Covers the seasons as seen by those who work on the moor, including the harshness of winter, the constant battle against disease and vermin, the burning of the heather, and the importance of the "Glorious Twelfth" Superb gift for those interested in moorland and these magnificent birds