Sources we used to research this site and sources that you might like to chase up yourself, if you want to find out more.


National Geographic Concise Atlas of the World, Washington DC, National Geographic: 2008

Wildlife Fact File, United States of America


The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species -

The UNESCO World Heritage Centre, World Heritage List -

Atlas Obscura -

ARKive, Bristol, Wildscreen -

BirdLife International -

Flickr - photo sharing, Yahoo!7 -

Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia -

Oxford English Dictionary -

Lynne Truss, author of Eats, Shoots and Leaves, Talk to the Hand, Going Loco, Tennysons Gift, Making the Cat Laugh -