New book coming in 2022
Natural History, Memoir, Wildlife Year and Explorer's Guide
Educational reference book exploring the ecology and biodiversity of this special area of conservation and natural heritage area.
Hardback, 400+ pages, full colour
Outdoor Educator, Underwater Explorer, Technologist, Artist, Musician
The definitive 400+ page full colour guide to the ecosystem of Derrynane, Co. Kerry, Ireland. This forthcoming book is a visual and written insight spanning over 5 decades of personal stories and interaction with a unique and special environment. Written by wildlife presenter, underwater filmmaker and founder of Wild Derrynane, Vincent Hyland. Explore the area's biodiversity month by month as it changes throughout the seasons. Travel back in geological time to see what Derrynane may have looked like. Use the book to identify plants and animals from its mountains, woodlands, heaths, rivers, coastal beaches, rock pools and underwater. Travel to the outer and inner islands including Skellig and Bull Rock and gain unique glimpses into some of the last wilderness areas left in Ireland. Compliment your own observations in the field and use the seasonal guides to discover wildflowers, moths, butteries, trees, mammals, birds, seashore and underwater life and much more.