Charadriiformes

Field Guide to the Waders of Europe, Asia and North America

Author: Stephen Message,Don W. Taylor

Publisher: Christopher Helm Publishers, Incorporated

ISBN: 9780713652901

Category: Charadriiformes

Page: 224

View: 9755

This new field guide offers a complete identification reference to all of the sandpipers, plovers, stints and other waders found in Europe, Asia and North America. The superb plates show birds at rest and in flight, in every plumage variant likely to be encountered in the region. Species have been grouped, especially on the flight plates, so that similar species are shown close to each other. Facing text summarises key identification pointers to complete a quick-reference, field-friendly guide to this difficult and challenging group.
Nature

Waders of Europe, Asia and North America

Author: Stephen Message,Don W. Taylor

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1472946022

Category: Nature

Page: 224

View: 874

This new field guide offers a complete identification reference to all of the sandpipers, plovers, stints and other waders found in Europe, Asia and North America. The superb plates show birds at rest and in flight, in every plumage variant likely to be encountered in the region. Species have been grouped, especially on the flight plates, so that similar species are shown close to each other. Facing text summarises key identification pointers to complete a quick-reference, field-friendly guide to this difficult and challenging group.
Nature

Shorebirds of North America, Europe and Asia

a guide to field identification

Author: Stephen Message,Don W. Taylor

Publisher: Princeton Univ Pr

ISBN: 9780691126722

Category: Nature

Page: 224

View: 5970

Shorebirds of North America, Europe, and Asiais a quick-reference field guide to the sandpipers, plovers, stints, and other shorebirds found on these continents. The exhaustive and superbly detailed color plates show the birds at rest and in flight, and in every plumage variant likely to be encountered. Species are treated plumage by plumage alongside images of similar species they are otherwise likely to be confused with. Succinct text on pages facing the plates summarizes the key identification features of appearance, voice, and behavior. There is a color distribution map for each of the described species. This guide provides fast, easy, and reliable field identification of this challenging group of birds.80 color plates show full range of plumage types of all species coveredConcise facing text treats appearance, voice, and behaviorClear color distribution map for each speciesDefinitive pictorial guide to the shorebirds of these continents
Birds

The Bird Observer

The Official Organ of the Bird Observers' Club

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Birds

Page: N.A

View: 2232

Science

Gulls of Europe, Asia and North America

Author: Klaus Malling Olsen

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1408135280

Category: Science

Page: 608

View: 2856

The standard text on the identification of the northern hemisphere's gulls, this book covers the plumage variation through age and subspecies of all 80 species in the region. With exhaustive coverage, detailed maps, and superb plates and photos, this book remains the definitive work on these birds, which represent the trickiest of all ID challenges.

Handbuch der Vogelbestimmung

Europa und Westpaläarktis

Author: Mark Beaman,Steve Madge,Detlef Singer

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783800154944

Category:

Page: 869

View: 1658

Nature

Birds of the West Indies

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 240

View: 2790

The West Indies, stretching from Grand Bahama in the north to Grenada in the south, is home to more than 550 bird species. Birds of the West Indies is the complete guide for identifying all of the diverse birds in these island territories. The guide's 80 vivid color plates are accompanied by succinct text focusing on key field-identification characteristics, and distribution maps for all species are conveniently located at the back of the guide for handy reference. Birds of the West Indies is the perfect companion for birders, wildlife enthusiasts, and holiday-seekers interested in this area of the world. 80 color plates featuring more than 550 bird species Concise text concentrates on field-identification characteristics Detailed distribution maps for each species Easy-to-use and accessible--the ideal field guide
Nature

#Urban Birding

Author: David Lindo

Publisher: Kosmos

ISBN: 3440162125

Category: Nature

Page: 352

View: 8189

Eins ist klar: Wer dieses Buch gelesen hat, schnappt sich ein Fernglas und geht in den nächsten Park, um Vögel zu beobachten. 115 Städte weltweit hat Urban Birder David Lindo besucht und erzählt erstaunliche und inspirierende Geschichten über die Vögel, die er auf seinen Trips erlebt hat. Auch in Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz war er unterwegs, hat Experten vor Ort getroffen oder sich einfach durch den Großstadtdschungel treiben lassen. Denn Vögel beobachten kann man in der Stadt praktisch immer und überall. „Look up!“, lautet das einfache Motto des sympathischen Briten. So öffnet er unsere Augen für die Wildnis in den Städten und nimmt uns mit zu spannenden Abenteuern im urbanen Alltag.
Nature

Birds of Europe

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 448

View: 426

Covers more than seven hundred birds found in Europe, with color illustrations, detailed species accounts, and distribution maps.
Nature

Waterbirds

Author: Theodore L. Cross

Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 343

View: 9993

A spectacular collection of the world's most beautiful waterbirds, celebrating both those oceanic wanderers that live at sea, coming only land only to breed, as well as those shorebirds and so-called colonial nesters that live on land but are almost always found never water.
Paläarktis West - Säugetiere - Wildtiere - Bestimmungsbuch

Die Säugetiere Europas, Nordafrikas und Vorderasiens

der Bestimmungsführer

Author: Stéphane Aulagnier,Jean Chevallier,Olivier Roth

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783258075068

Category: Paläarktis West - Säugetiere - Wildtiere - Bestimmungsbuch

Page: 271

View: 2756

Atlas des Vogelzugs

die Wanderungen der Vögel auf unserer Erde

Author: Jonathan Elphick

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783258072883

Category:

Page: 176

View: 7960

Nature

Field Guide to the Birds of Australia

The Most Complete One-Volume Book of Identification

Author: Ken Simpson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 392

View: 1169

Fourth edition of a portable field guide which accompanies the fourth edition of TBirds of Australia'. Revised and expanded to include an illustrated rare bird bulletin, an Australian island territories checklist, 52 additional or replacement black-and-white drawings, and changes to 93 distribution maps. Also provides information on the taxonomy, habitat and biology of each bird family as well as covering such topics as prehistoric birds, and DNA-DNA hybridisation. Referenced and indexed.