National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America

Author: Jon Lloyd Dunn,Jonathan K. Alderfer

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426208286

Category: Nature

Page: 574

View: 9805

Presents a guidebook which provides identification tips, information on behavior and nesting, locator and range maps, and plumage and species classification data on over 990 species of birds found in North America.

National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America

Author: Jon Lloyd Dunn,Jonathan K. Alderfer

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9780792253143

Category: Nature

Page: 503

View: 8739

A completely revised and updated fifth edition of the popular birding handbook provides identification tips, full-color artwork, new locator and range maps, information on behavior and nesting, new plumage and species classification data, and other valuable facts about more than eight hundred North American birds. Original. 75,000 first printing.

National Geographic Complete Birds of North America

Author: Jonathan Alderfer,Jon Lloyd Dunn

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426213735

Category: Nature

Page: 743

View: 2994

Examines more than eighty avian families, including an overview of plumage, behavior, distribution, taxonomy, and conservation, and describes all 962 species, covering identification, similar species, voice, status, and distribution.

National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Birds of North America

Author: Jonathan K. Alderfer,Paul Hess

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426207204

Category: Nature

Page: 254

View: 5737

Covers more than 150 species of North American birds and includes nearly 300 full-color photos, 150 range maps and 500 additional illustrations, as well as tips on feeding, birdhouses and creating bird-friendly backyard landscapes. Original.

National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Birds of North America

Author: Laura Erickson,Jonathan K. Alderfer

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426210442

Category: Nature

Page: 190

View: 1118

Presents information about 160 North American bird species, including facts about physical features, voice, habitat, food, and a map indicating the regions in which each species can be found.

National Geographic Kids Bird Guide of North America

The Best Birding Book for Kids from National Geographic's Bird Experts

Author: Jonathan Alderfer

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426310943

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 176

View: 6451

Profiles one hundred bird species from coast to coast, offers information about topics ranging from bird calls to behaviors, and provides complementary sidebars, range maps, and instructions for building birdhouses and bird feeders.

National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of Western North America

Author: Jon Dunn,Jonathan K. Alderfer

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781426203312

Category: Nature

Page: 447

View: 2495

A birding guidebook provides identification tips, information on behavior and nesting, six hundred locator and range maps, and new plumage and species classification data on over 750 North American birds found west of the Rocky Mountains.

Stokes Field Guide to Birds

Eastern Region

Author: Donald Stokes,Lillian Stokes

Publisher: Little, Brown

ISBN: 9780316818094

Category: Nature

Page: 496

View: 3156

The easiest-to-use and most comprehensive field guide to North American birds-from the country's preeminent writers on birds and nature Drawing on more than twenty years' experience as bird and wildlife experts, Donald and Lillian Stokes have produced field guides that are factually, visually, and organizationally superior to any other books you can buy. You'll find: * All the identification information on a single page-color photographs, range map, and detailed description. No more fumbling to match photos with text! * For fast reference-a compact alphabetical index inside the front and back covers. * More than 900 high-resolution color identification photographs. * An illustrated Quick Guide to the most common backyard and feeder birds. * Convenient colored tabs keyed to each bird group. * Concise and comprehensive text, with information on habitat; plumage variation; feeding, nesting, and mating behavior; bird feeder proclivity; and-for the first time in any guide-population trends and conservation status.

National Geographic Complete Birds of the World

Author: Tim Harris

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781426204036

Category: Nature

Page: 384

View: 7165

Offers detailed information on every bird family in the world, including their physical characteristics, behaviors, conservation status, taxonomy, and photographs of individual species.

All the Birds of North America

Author: Jack Griggs,Jack L. Griggs

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060527706

Category: Nature

Page: 400

View: 2117

A field guide to North American birds presents an identification method that uses panoramic illustrations, range maps, and an organization system based on habitat and characteristics.

National Wildlife Federation Field Guide to Birds of North America

Author: Edward S. Brinkley

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781402738746

Category: Nature

Page: 527

View: 2943

A photographic field guide of North American birds provides color photographs of birds in their natural habitat and discusses their physical characteristics, habitats, behaviors, songs, and migration routes.

National Geographic Field Guide to Birds

California

Author: Mel Baughman

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 9780792294658

Category: Nature

Page: 271

View: 3826

National Geographic, publisher of the authoritative, bestselling "Field Guide to the Birds of North America," introduces a series of affordable and portable regional bird field guides. 200 photos & art pieces. 125 maps.

Birds of North America

Author: Jon L. Dunn,Jonathan Alderfer

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426205252

Category: Nature

Page: 502

View: 6939

Rescaled and enlarged, this visual resource offers detailed views of all nine hundred and seventy North American bird species, and includes seven hundred range maps based on the latest science.

Birds of North America

A Guide to Field Identification

Author: Chandler S. Robbins,Bertel Bruun,Herbert Spencer Zim

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9781582380919

Category: Nature

Page: 359

View: 365

Contains maps, color illustrations, and statistics on 700 species of birds.

Kaufman Field Guide to Birds of North America

Author: Kenn Kaufman

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780618574230

Category: Nature

Page: 391

View: 4358

Collects photographs, range maps, and descriptive entries identifying the markings, habits, habitat, and voice of each species.

A Field Guide to Mexican Birds

Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador

Author: Roger Tory Peterson,Edward L. Chalif

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780395975145

Category: Nature

Page: 320

View: 8622

Describes the calls, range, and male and female markings of more than one thousand species

The Stokes Field Guide to the Birds of North America

Author: Donald Stokes,Lillian Stokes

Publisher: Little, Brown

ISBN: 9780316010504

Category: Nature

Page: 816

View: 3766

The culmination of many years of research, observation, and study, the new STOKES FIELD GUIDE includes more species, more photographs, and more useful identification information than any other photographic field guide. The guide features 853 North American bird species and more than 3,400 stunning color photographs. And yet it's portable enough to fit in your pocket! The photographs cover all significant plumages, including male, female, summer, winter, immature, morphs, important subspecies, and birds in flight. Also included * the newest scientific and common names and phylogenetic order; * special help for identifying birds in flight through important clues of behavior, plumage, and shape; * detailed descriptions of songs and calls; * important behavioral information; * key habitat preferences of each species; and * the newest range maps, detailing species' winter, summer, year-round ranges, and migration routes. * a special downloadable CD with more than 600 bird sounds (from Lang Elliott and Kevin Colver) and 150 photographs: the calls and songs of 150 common North American species.

The Sibley Field Guide to Birds of Eastern North America

Author: David Sibley

Publisher: Knopf

ISBN: 9780679451204

Category: Nature

Page: 431

View: 5511

A guide for bird enthusiasts specifically designed for use in the field features descriptions of 650 species of birds from east of the Rocky Mountains, and illustrations that depict species from different views.

National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of Eastern North America

Author: Jon Dunn,Jonathan K. Alderfer,Paul Lehman

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781426203305

Category: Nature

Page: 431

View: 9284

A birding guidebook provides identification tips, information on behavior and nesting, 560 locator and range maps, and new plumage and species classification data on over six hundred North American birds found east of the Rocky Mountains.

Life-Size Birds

The Big Book of North American Birds

Author: Nancy J. Hajeski

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1626865159

Category: Nature

Page: 224

View: 1884

The biggest book on North American birds this century! John James Audubon would be proud to know that a life-size bird book is alive in the twenty-first century. You won't need Sotheby's auction house to buy this volume, though! Full-size images of beautiful feathered friends offer a detailed look at each North American species, while scaled photographs of larger birds allow you to see the entire animal. Fun facts pepper the pages, and a summary of general information accompanies each avian. Get an up-close, personal look at the world's masters of flight!