Birds of Lake Merritt ebook launch with writer Alex Harris from Oakland Library | Oakland Information now

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Author-illustrator Alex Harris presents his new book: Birds of Lake Merritt, a richly illustrated bird guide to the country’s first official nature reserve.
This charming, full-color field guide introduces us to fifteen waterfowl that are easy to find in the Lake Merritt Urban Game Reserve in Oakland. In his introduction, author and illustrator Alex Harris tells the story of the lake and provides context for a place that attracts people and shorebirds alike.

Each species profile of the lake’s feathered inhabitants is accompanied by a beautiful, detailed watercolor that captures the bird’s unmistakable coloring and curved physicality. The black-crowned night heron, Oakland’s official city bird, stares with its startling orange eyes while the American coot moves its fancy flared feet. Along with simple clues to identify each bird, Harris holds the voices of members of the Oakland community and shares moments of joy from the most dedicated bird watchers.

A celebration of bird life and the human joy of experiencing it, Birds of Lake Merritt is a must-have nature guide in the heart of the city.
Alex Harris, born and raised in Berkeley, California, is an artist interested in the use of art and technology to study how humans interact with the natural world. He holds a BA in Environmental Studies from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and previously served as the web editor and electronic communications manager at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive.

He lives and works in Oakland, California.

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