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: James Kavanagh
Publisher: Waterford Press
ISBN: 1583551239
Release Date: 2000-12-01
Genre: Travel

Stretching from Alaska to New Mexico, a wide variety of birds can be found in the Rocky Mountains. Rocky Mountain Birds is the ideal pocket-sized, folding guide for the eco-tourist or wilderness expert. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar bird species found from Alberta to Colorado. Created and printed in the USA, this guide was updated in 2012 with a new cover design and a back panel map highlighting the state's eco-regions and prominent birding hotspots. Laminated for durability, this is the guide to take on your next Rocky Mountain adventure.

Birds of the Rocky Mountains

Author: Chris Fisher
Publisher: Lone Pine Pub
ISBN: 1551050919
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Nature

Over 320 species of Rocky Mountain birds described in detail.

Birding Rocky Mountain National Park

Author: Scott Roederer
Publisher: Big Earth Publishing
ISBN: 1555663184
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Nature

Rocky Mountain National Park is a destination for birders from around the world. No other locale offers such ready access to the pristine high-elevation habitat required by species such as White-tailed Ptarmigan, Brown-capped Rosy Finch, Blue Grouse, Gray Jay, Black Swift, Northern Pygmy-owl, Three-toed Woodpecker, Williamson's Sapsucker, Band-tailed Pigeon, and Pine Grosbeak. In Birding Rocky Mountain National Park, author Scott Roederer takes you on a tour of the Park's best birding areas. In great detail, he describes where to find the most sought-after birds of the montane forests and alpine tundra. From when to go to where to park, he'll lead you to specific places to find White-tailed Ptarmigan on Trail Ridge Road and to an out-of-the-way part of the Park where Black Swifts are regularly sighted roadside. He'll show you how to make the most of an all-too-short vacation by telling you where to find the best birding for the most species. Join him on a world-class birding adventure to Rocky Mountain National Park.

A Lady s Life in the Rocky Mountains

Author: Isabella L. Bird
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486145518
Release Date: 2012-10-09
Genre: History

Eloquent descriptions by a middle-aged Englishwoman — traveling alone in the Colorado Rockies during 1873 — of flora and fauna, isolated settlers, vigilance committees, lynchings, and other fascinating subjects.

Birds in Place

Author: Radd Icenoggle
Publisher: Farcountry Press
ISBN: 1560372419
Release Date: 2003-01-01
Genre: Nature

This habitat-based guide is written for both novice and long-time birders to use in the Northern Rockies. Color photographs illustrate the species and graphics supply information on seasons, migration, residents. Text includes physical description, mating, nesting and fledging behaviors, and especially in what type of domain to seek each species.

Birds of Montana

Author: Jeffrey S. Marks
ISBN: 0931130190
Release Date: 2016-05-15
Genre: Birds

A definitive account of the Montana's birds covering historical aspects, conservation status, relative abundance, and ecology of all species known to occur in the state.

Birds of the Pacific Northwest Mountains

Author: Jan L. Wassink
Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing
ISBN: 0878423087
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Nature

Bird-watchers of all ages and abilities will enjoy this field guide to 197 common and distinctive bird species for the Pacific Northwest mountains. Beginners will appreciate the book's easy-to-use format, while seasoned birders will delight in the fine f

Peterson Field Guide to Birds of Eastern and Central North America

Author: Roger Tory Peterson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547152469
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Nature

Presents illustrations and detailed descriptions of the most common species of birds found in the eastern and central areas of North America, with advice on bird identification and maps indicating the range of each species.

Familiar Birds of North America

Author: National Audubon Society
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
ISBN: 0394748425
Release Date: 1986
Genre: Nature

A guide containing full-color photographs, range maps, and comprehensive information on eighty species of birds that inhabit the western region of North America, arranged by shape and size

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.

Raptors of the Rockies

Author: Kate Davis
Publisher: Mountain Press
ISBN: 087842461X
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Nature

Raptare (Latin): to sieze and carry away.Did you know that a golden eagle can spot a rabbit from two miles away? Or that the broad face of an owl works like a satellite dish to gather sounds? From ancient cave paintings to Roman coins to the American na