Birds of North America

Author: Kenn Kaufman
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0618132198
Release Date: 2001-03-18
Genre: Nature

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

Peterson First Guide to Birds of North America

Author: Roger Tory Peterson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0395906660
Release Date: 1998-02
Genre: Nature

This abridgment focuses on the North American birds most likely to be seen and features an informative introduction, and illustrated descriptions

Birds of North America

Author: John Gooders
Publisher: Book Sales
ISBN: 1555211313
Release Date: 1987
Genre: Nature

Twenty-four of North America's most beautiful and interesting species represent the richness and variety of American bird life

All the Birds of North America

Author: Jack Griggs
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060527709
Release Date: 2002-11-12
Genre: Nature

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 Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America

Author: Jon Lloyd Dunn
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 0792253140
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Nature

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.

Birds of North America

Author: Richard B. Lyttle
Publisher: Sunflower Books
ISBN: CORNELL:31924090299144
Release Date: 1983
Genre: Science

Describes the behavior and habits of the various types of birds in North American deserts, prairies, woodlands, coasts, mountain regions, and arctic areas

A Field Guide to the Birds of North America

Author: Parragon Pub
Publisher: Parragon Publishing
ISBN: 1405463082
Release Date: 2006-03-01
Genre: Nature

This book identifies 180 pupular species and details distinctive features, habitats, calls and plumage. It is illustrated throughout with photographs and presents detailed maps showing distribution throughout the year.

Rare Birds of North America

Author: Steve N. G. Howell
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400848072
Release Date: 2014-02-16
Genre: Literary Criticism

Rare Birds of North America is the first comprehensive illustrated guide to the vagrant birds that occur throughout the United States and Canada. Featuring 275 stunning color plates, this book covers 262 species originating from three very different regions--the Old World, the New World tropics, and the world's oceans. It explains the causes of avian vagrancy and breaks down patterns of occurrence by region and season, enabling readers to see where, when, and why each species occurs in North America. Detailed species accounts describe key identification features, taxonomy, age, sex, distribution, and status. Rare Birds of North America provides unparalleled insights into vagrancy and avian migration, and will enrich the birding experience of anyone interested in finding and observing rare birds. Covers 262 species of vagrant birds found in the United States and Canada Features 275 stunning color plates that depict every species Explains patterns of occurrence by region and season Provides an invaluable overview of vagrancy patterns and migration Includes detailed species accounts and cutting-edge identification tips

Birds of North America

Author: Chandler S. Robbins
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781582380902
Release Date: 2001-04-14
Genre: Nature

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

Common Birds of North America

Author: James D. Wilson
ISBN: 1572233133
Release Date: 2001-09-01
Genre: Nature

The brief descriptions found in most bird identification guides often leave backyard birdwatchers yearning for more information. In these guides, 90 of the most commonly seen birds in the Midwest and Eastern states are identified and thoroughly discussed in terms of their ranges, behavior, breeding and nesting habits, songs, and migrations. Beautiful full-color, large-scale illustrations showcase the birds in their typical habitats, while tips highlight the differences between similar species to make detection easier. The expanded biological information coupled with the identifying text and illustrations make these guides invaluable for any bird lover, and show that the commonest birds of North America are anything but common.

National Geographic Complete Birds of North America

Author: Jonathan Alderfer
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426213731
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Nature

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.

Birds of North America

Author: Tom Wood
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1402782764
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Nature

A guide to North American bird watching offers more than two hundred color photographs of breeds seen in North America and includes information on behavior, nesting, and habitat.

National Geographic Illustrated Birds of North America

Author: Jon Lloyd Dunn
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426205255
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Nature

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.