December 1955 – vol. 48, issue 12–541 (Plates 68-72) T H E photographs in this issue illustrate some aspects of bird life affecting the choice and management of nature reserves. Plate 68, taken at the Naardermeer in Holland by unauthorized aerial photography in evident violation of the peace of an important Spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia) breeding colony clearly brings out several important points. First, Spoonbills can breed in dense... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.