Check out the cover of If You Build It, He Will Come by Simon Curtin!
Founder of the Belvoir Osprey Project, Simon Curtin, provides readers with an in-depth insight into this incredible success story, sharing with readers his knowledge and experience through a combination of photographs, personal observations and scientific studies.
Published on 27th February 2024, If You Build It, He Will Come provides a personal account of the incredible Belvoir Osprey Project, an eight-year-long wildlife conservation project that brought the previously extinct osprey back to the beautiful Belvoir area of England.
Through persistence, collaboration and coincidences, this project culminated in a successful brood of two osprey chicks in 2022, ending over two centuries waiting, and making the national press and TV. Congratulations for the project were even tweeted by Leonardo Di Caprio to his 18.5 million followers worldwide!
This meticulously crafted and engaging novel is a unique personal account, and with a combination of personal observations and scientific studies, accompanied by many beautiful photographs, If You Build It, He Will Come will find an instant readership in fans of natural history and wildlife and act as inspiration for any nature lovers to embark on their own such project.