SHEDD, Warner. American, b. 1934. Genres: Adult non-fiction, Children's non-fiction, Zoology. Career: Vermont Department of Forests and Parks, Northern District, municipal forester, 1958-66; Vermont Extension Service, Lamoille, Washington and Orange Counties, VT, area resource specialist, 1966-69; New England Regional Executive, National Wildlife Federation, 1969-89; freelance writer, 1990-. Part-time farmer, raising Beefalos, 1985-94. Publications: The Kids' Wildlife Book: Exploring Animal Worlds through Indoor/Outdoor Experiences, 1994; Owls Aren't Wise and Bats Aren't Blind: A Naturalist Debunks Our Favorite Wildlife Fallacies, 2000. Contributor to magazines. Address: PO Box 125, East Calais, VT 05650, U.S.A.