Cleeves, T / December 1986 – vol. 79, issue 12, pp 652–653 On 20th June 1986, at the age of 35, Laurel Tucker suffered a cerebral haemorrhage from which she never regained consciousness. The news of her death has shocked all the birders who knew and admired her. Laurel Tucker (nee Cook) was born in Guernsey and it was there that she first discovered a fascination with the natural world as she fastidiously searched the shore pools for wildlife. Laurel was ... This article is only available to subscribed users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.