Nature

The Young Birder's Guide to Birds of North America

Author: Bill Thompson, III

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547440217

Category: Nature

Page: 364

View: 8961

Presents a field guide to the most common birds found in the United States and Canada, with information on physical features, coloring, bird songs, distinguishing marks, and locations where the species can usually be seen.
Juvenile Nonfiction

The Young Birder's Guide to Birds of Eastern North America

Author: Bill Thompson, III,Julie Zickefoose

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547119342

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

View: 2107

Featuring an abundance of color photographs, drawings, and maps, this ultimate birding resource is jam-packed with information on more than two hundred species.
Nature

Kaufman Field Guide to Birds of North America

Author: Kenn Kaufman

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780618574230

Category: Nature

Page: 391

View: 6217

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

Lives of North American Birds

Author: Kenn Kaufman

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780618159888

Category: Nature

Page: 675

View: 681

A natural history of birds provides information on more than nine hundred species of birds, including what they eat, where they build their nests, how many eggs they lay, what habitat they choose, when they migrate, and their current conservation status.
Nature

Peterson Field Guide to Finding Mammals in North America

Author: Vladimir Dinets

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544373278

Category: Nature

Page: 368

View: 8907

A guide to finding and observing 420 species of North American mammals, including the art of mammal watching, the best locations, and a species-finding guide.
Nature

The Joy of Birding

A Beginner's Guide

Author: Kate Rowinski

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1626366594

Category: Nature

Page: 256

View: 8366

More than 50 million birders can’t be wrong. No matter where you live, you have the joy of hearing and seeing birds. This easy-to-use, full-color guide will provide you with the answers. Here you’ll learn how to identify different bird species by observing their body-parts, understand birds’ behavior and habits, get to know the birds around the home or a vacation spot, attract and make a good home for these new feathered friends, and much more! Designed especially for the home birdwatcher, but with information on destination vacations, this book teaches, “If you’re prepared to see them, they will come!”
Juvenile Nonfiction

Shorebirds

Author: Jonathan P. Latimer,Karen Stray Nolting

Publisher: Turtleback

ISBN: 9780613151535

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 2817

A field guide to shorebirds in the air, on the water, on the ground, and in the grass, including gulls, coots, sandpipers, and egrets.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Songbirds

Author: Jonathan P. Latimer,Karen Stray Nolting

Publisher: Turtleback

ISBN: 9780613280792

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: N.A

View: 7999

Describes the physical characteristics, habitats, feeding habits, and voices of a variety of songbirds, arranged under the categories "Simple Songs, " "Complex Songs, " "Whistling Songs, " "Warbling Songs, " "Trilling Songs, " "Name-sayers, " and "Mimics."
Juvenile Fiction

Ghost of Donley Farm, The

Author: Jaime Gardner Johnson

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing

ISBN: 1628554916

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 7072

Rebecca, the red-tailed hawk, is not afraid of ghosts! One night, she bravely ventures into the barn to meet the famous ghost of Donley Farm. But when she finally meets him, Rebecca is surprised to discover that this ÐghostÓ is much more familiar than she�d expected._ Join Rebecca as she stays up late to talk with her new friend and find out what they have in common and how they are different.
Nature

Identifying and Feeding Birds

Author: Bill Thompson

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

ISBN: 9780618904440

Category: Nature

Page: 246

View: 5388

A collaborative effort between two leading bird-watching authorities shares accessible tips for backyard birding while debunking common myths, in a lighthearted reference that makes recommendations for attracting and feeding 130 profiled species and addressing common problems. Original.
Science

Field Guide to Birds of the Northern California Coast

Author: Rich Stallcup,Jules Evens

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520958381

Category: Science

Page: 380

View: 4581

The Northern California coast--from Monterey County to the Oregon border--is home to some of the richest avian habitats on the North American continent. Field Guide to Birds of the Northern California Coast provides a comprehensive ecological overview of this extensive and diverse region. It features detailed discussions of the area's most common waterbirds, raptors, and landbirds and highlights the most productive birding sites in each Northern California coastal county. Accessibly written and user-friendly, this guide contains nearly 250 species accounts that focus on seasonal rhythms and behavioral characteristics of each species. More than 130 color photographs and hand-drawn sketches depict the birds in context, and maps and occurrence charts indicate when readers might spot each species.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Roger Tory Peterson's Colors

A Book for Little Birdwatchers

Author: Rudy Hoglund

Publisher: Universe Pub

ISBN: 9780789308054

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 930

In the tradition of Peterson's ABC of Birds follows Peterson's Colors, the most recent delightful book for little bird watchers from author and designer Rudy Hoglund. Charmingly illustrated with paintings by Roger Tory Peterson, legendary bird authority and artist, this book will not only help young children learn their colors, but also foster their interest in birds and nature. Roger Tory Peterson is the creator of the Peterson's Field Guides, featuring Eastern and Western birds. He created a visual system of identification that revolutionized the birding world. Peterson's work has not only influenced the way we see birds, but has profoundly inspired environmental movements throughout the world. Teaching children the importance of their part in the natural world has always been paramount in the career of Dr. Peterson. He provided leadership in the founding of the Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History, whose primary mission is to provide educational programs to schools throughout the nation. Recognizing birds as part of a child's life is a fun way to become acquainted with nature. We hope you enjoy Roger Tory Peterson's Colors.
Nature

The Sibley Guide to Bird Life & Behavior

Author: David Allen Sibley

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

ISBN: 9781400043866

Category: Nature

Page: 588

View: 9378

Provides basic information about the biology, life cycles, and behavior of birds, along with brief profiles of each of the eighty bird families in North America.
Bird watching

WildBird

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Bird watching

Page: N.A

View: 9513

Nature

Hummingbirds and Butterflies

Author: Bill Thompson,Connie M. Toops

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

ISBN: 9780618904457

Category: Nature

Page: 288

View: 3215

Peterson Field Guides and Bird Watchers Digest team up to provide expert advice on attracting, feeding and identifying hummingbirds and butterflies, in a book that includes range guides and full-color photos for the most common species. Original. 20,000 first printing.
Bird watching

W Inging it

Newsletter of the American Birding Association, Inc

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Bird watching

Page: N.A

View: 6850