Together, they depict a cross-section of the wildlife I encountered on The Long Spring journeys, including cranes, ospreys, choughs, moose, mountain hares, and white-tailed eagles. In the final illustration, even the extinct great auk is featured. And I did encounter some!
The Long Spring is published in March.
Laurence Rose is a conservationist, writer and composer. He has worked for the RSPB since 1983.