Birds of the Central Rockies

Author: Jan L. Wassink
Publisher: Mountain Press
ISBN: 0878422358
Release Date: 1991-01
Genre: Nature

Bird-watchers from the novice to the experienced will appreciate this easy-to-use field guide to the birds of Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, and Idaho. Includes 240 stunning color photographs of 191 bird species, each in its natural surroundings.

Rocky Mountain Birds

Author: Paul Johnsgard
ISBN: 9781609620165
Release Date: 2011-11-04
Genre: Bird watching

"Part I outlines the habitats, ecology, and bird geography of the Rocky Mountains north of the New Mexico-Colorado border, including recent changes in the ecology and avifauna of the region. It provides detailed lists of major birding locations and guidance about where to search for specific Rocky Mountain birds. Part 2 considers all 328 regional species individually, with information on their status, habitats and ecology, suggested viewing locations, and population."--Back cover

Birds of the Rocky Mountains

Author: Paul A. Johnsgard
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803275749
Release Date: 1992-03-01
Genre: Nature

"This comprehensive reference work . . . describes in detail 354 species found in a 353,000 square mile area, from the 40th parallel in Colorado north to the 52nd parallel in Canada; from the western border of Idaho to the eastern boundaries of Montana and Wyoming. . . . Here a visitor to any of the major national parks in the Rocky Mountain region can have quick access to the abundance and seasonality of a given species. In addition, a comprehensive introduction describes the predominant life zones of the region, and over a dozen maps illustrate such significant features as precipitation patterns, vegetation community types, and major physiographic provinces. The book is well written and an essential guide for the birder who visits the Rockies."?Indiana Audubon Quarterly Birds as common as the bobwhite and blue-winged teal and as rarely seen as the great egret are featured in Paul A. Johnsgard's informative book, profusely illustrated with drawings and color plates.

Ecology and Management of Neotropical Migratory Birds

Author: Thomas E. Martin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195359178
Release Date: 1995-10-19
Genre: Science

The apparent decline in numbers among many species of migratory songbirds is a timely subject in conservation biology, particularly for ornithologists, ecologists, and wildlife managers. This book is an attempt to discuss the problem in full scope. It presents an ambitious, comprehensive assessment of the current status of neotropical migratory birds in the U.S., and the methods and strategies used to conserve migrant populations. Each chapter is an essay reviewing and assessing the trend from a different viewpoint, all written by leaders in the fields of ornithology, conservation, and population biology.

Idaho Wildlife

Author: Jan L. Wassink
Publisher: Farcountry Press
ISBN: 0938314378
Release Date: 1987
Genre: Science

Explores the natural history of Idaho, discussing the habits, physical characteristics, and conservation of its birds, mammals, and fishes.

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.

Bird guide

Author: Chester Albert Reed
ISBN: CORNELL:31924022532414
Release Date: 1951
Genre: Nature

A Field Guide to Rocky Mountain and Southwest Forests

Author: John C. Kricher
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0395928974
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Nature

Describes the different kinds of forests found in the southwestern United States and identifies and describes the plants and animals found in each habitat

Birds of Interior BC and the Rockies

Author: Richard Cannings
Publisher: Heritage House Publishing Co
ISBN: 189497459X
Release Date: 2009-08
Genre: Nature

Birdwatching is one of America's most popular activities, but many field guides are so comprehensive or advanced that they intimidate novice birders. Covering the region north of the U.S. border, south of Prince George, east of Manning Park and west into the Rockies, Birds of Interior BC and the Rockies is for beginning and intermediate birders who wish to identify the birds they regularly spot in this area. However, the book will also appeal to more experienced local and visiting birders who want to learn more about the behavior, habitat and seasonal occurrence of local birds. Packed with useful information, this handy, portable guide tells you how to identify local birds, find out where they live and what they eat, how to attract birds to your yard and how to select a pair of binoculars. Identification is made easy with more than 400 sharp, full-color photos illustrating over 200 species of birds, in the plumage most likely seen in the region and color-coded by species. There's even a checklist to record your sightings.

Watchable Birds of the Black Hills Badlands and Northern Great Plains

Author: Jan L. Wassink
Publisher: Mountain Press
ISBN: 0878425268
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Nature

From year-round residents like the Great Horned Owl and the Downy Woodpecker to migrating birds like Sandhill Cranes and Snow Geese that pass through the area in vast numbers, this book profiles eighty-two of the birds most likely to be seen by birdwatchers and outdoor enthusiasts. Seventy-one similar species are also included, along with tips for distinguishing them in the field. Find out where, when, and how to spot these creatures in the wild or lure them to your backyard feeder. Book jacket.

Birds of the Northern Rockies

Author: Tom J. Ulrich
Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing
ISBN: 0878421696
Release Date: 1984
Genre: Nature

For the hiker, traveler, or kitchen-window bird-watcher. This book covers the northern Rockies from Alberta to Wyoming. More than 220 color photographs illustrate descriptions of 170 bird species. Includes tips for observing and photographing birds.