National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America

Author: Jon Lloyd Dunn
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426208287
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Nature

Presents a guidebook which provides identification tips, information on behavior and nesting, locator and range maps, and plumage and species classification data on over 990 species of birds found in North America.

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.

The Art of Bird Identification

Author: Pete Dunne
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811748480
Release Date: 2012-09-01
Genre: Nature

How to get good, then better, then even better at identifying birds in the field-and have fun doing it.

Guide to the Birds of Alaska 6th edition

Author: Robert H. Armstrong
Publisher: Mango Media Inc.
ISBN: 9781633534704
Release Date: 2016-05-17
Genre: Nature

GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF ALASKA has been a must-have for Alaska birders for more than thirty years. In the sixth edition, Robert Armstrong provides hundreds of new photographs. Every bird is now illustrated including the casuals and accidentals. This comprehensive guide provides the most current knowledge about the birds in Alaska.

Pocketguide to Eastern Wetlands

Author: T. Travis Brown
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811711739
Release Date: 2014-01-01
Genre: Nature

• Explains wetlands' roles in a healthy ecosystem • Describes the different types of wetlands found in the eastern United States • Field guide to plant and animal species commonly found in such habitats • Chapters for plants, trees and shrubs, invertebrates, fish, amphibians, reptiles, mammals, and birds • Descriptions, full-color photos, and range maps given for every species


Author: Sylvester Allred
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816531431
Release Date: 2015-02-19
Genre: Nature

"This manuscript examines the ponderosa pine forests of the US Southwest (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah) by describing the author's observations as he walks through the forests around his home in Flagstaff, Arizona. It discusses the basic history of ponderosa pines, their range from Canada to Mexico, and the plant and animal life found in these forests"--Provided by publisher.

Bird watcher s Bible

Author: Jonathan K. Alderfer
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426209642
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Nature

A guide to bird watching covers topics ranging from mythology and birdhouses to the work of Audubon and Angry Birds, combining images with trivia, top ten lists, and bird watching guidelines.

Where the birds are

Author: John Oliver Jones
Publisher: William Morrow & Co
ISBN: UOM:39015018508179
Release Date: 1990-02-14
Genre: Nature

A comprehensive birdwatcher's guide to the U.S. and Canada includes thumbnail sketches and listings for Audubon Society locations and birding hot lines


ISBN: CORNELL:31924101556482
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Birds

National Geographic Birding Essentials

Author: Jonathan K. Alderfer
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 1426201354
Release Date: 2007-01
Genre: Nature

Offers tips and advice for how to improve bird watching skills, from choosing equipment and guides to where to watch and what features to look for when trying to identify a bird.

Birder s Guide to Texas

Author: Edward A. Kutac
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: CORNELL:31924073119947
Release Date: 1989-04-01
Genre: Nature

This book provides us with reliable details on where to enjoy birdlife in any part of the state, at any time of the years.

Illinois Wetland Restoration and Creation Guide

Author: Alicia Nugteren Admiraal
ISBN: UIUC:30112122617068
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Restoration ecology

Planning for wetland restoration and creation-summary; Planning for wetland restoration and creation; Setting goals; Defining objectives; Establishing performance standards; Site assessment-summary; Introduction; Assessment tasks; Soils; Hydrogeology; Water quality; Vegetation; Wildlife; Designing restored and created wetlands-summary; Designing restored and created wetlands; Introduction; Guidelines; Design for wetland function; Site and topographic surveys; Design elements; Components of a landscape plan; Constructing restored and created wetlands-summary; Introduction; Preparatory tasks; Monitoring tasks during construction; Earth-moving equipment; Additional construction tasks; Establishing vegetation; Post-construction site evaluation; Monitoring restored and created wetlands-summary; Introduction; Developing a monitoring plan; Preconstruction monitoring tasks; Monitoring tasks during construrction; Post-construction monitoring tasks; Water quality; Vegetation; Invertebrate wildlife; Additional monitoring tasks; Post-monitoring site evaluation; Managing wetlands; management objectives; Management methods; Water level manipulation; Mechanical techniques for vegetation control; Biological controls; Mechanical techniques for widlife control; Habitat enchancement; Managing human use of wetlands; management schedules; Potential participants in management programs.

Buyer s Guide

Author: William White
ISBN: UVA:X002275798
Release Date: 1993-07
Genre: Library science