Where the Animals Go

Where the Animals Go

Tracking Wildlife With Technology in 50 Maps and Graphics

Book - 2017
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For thousands of years, tracking animals meant following footprints. Now satellites, drones, camera traps, cellphone networks, and accelerometers reveal the natural world as never before. This is the first book to offer a comprehensive, data-driven portrait of how creatures like ants, otters, owls, turtles, and sharks navigate the world. Based on pioneering research by scientists at the forefront of the animal-tracking revolution, James Cheshire and Oliver Uberti's stunning, four-color charts and maps tell fascinating stories of animal behavior.
Publisher: New York :, W. W. Norton & Company,, 2017.
Edition: First American edition.
ISBN: 9780393634020
Characteristics: 174 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Uberti, Oliver - Author
Summary: For thousands of years, tracking animals meant following footprints. Now satellites, drones, camera traps, cellphone networks, and accelerometers reveal the natural world as never before. This is the first book to offer a comprehensive, data-driven portrait of how creatures like ants, otters, owls, turtles, and sharks navigate the world. Based on pioneering research by scientists at the forefront of the animal-tracking revolution, James Cheshire and Oliver Uberti's stunning, four-color charts and maps tell fascinating stories of animal behavior.

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GummiGirl
Oct 07, 2017

Fascinating for anyone who likes animals, maps, and data. Technical details are included but aren't overwhelming; it's written well enough to appeal to scientists and non-scientists alike.

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