Birds of Texas Field Guide

Author: Stan Tekiela

Publisher: Adventurekeen

ISBN: 9781591930457

Category: Nature

Page: 436

View: 5192

THIS BOOK MAKES BIRD IDENTIFICATION EASIER, MORE INFORMATIVE AND PRODUCTIVE. CONTAINS 170 SPECIES--ONLY TEXAS BIRDS!
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Basic Texas Birds

A Field Guide

Author: Mark W. Lockwood

Publisher: University of Texas Press

ISBN: 0292793189

Category: Nature

Page: 419

View: 767

Finding all the birds in Texas can be a lifetime pursuit. Basic Texas Birds, an easy-to-use field guide, will help you identify over 180 species of birds that are found across the state, including a selection of the rarer "Texas specialties" that draw birders to Texas from around the world. These are the birds that form the basis of a birder's life list for Texas. Basic Texas Birds is organized by bird families to aid in identifying any bird you see in the wild. It is loaded with resources, including: 200 full-color, close-up photos of the birds State-of-the-art range maps—the most accurate of any currently available—that show each species' distribution within the state Up-to-date species accounts that provide a wealth of current and historical information, including each bird's appearance, habitat, status, and distribution, and that also identify similar species A glossary of terms used in bird identification A list of selected readings for learning more about birds found in Texas The Texas Ornithological Society's list of birds documented in Texas Much more convenient for identifying common birds than a comprehensive state or national field guide, Basic Texas Birds is a must-have resource for both beginning and experienced birders.
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Birds of Texas

Author: Keith A. Arnold,Gregory Kennedy

Publisher: Lone Pine Pub

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 480

View: 518

Located on the migratory paths of many western hemisphere species, Texas is a birding mecca. This beautifully illustrated field guide features over 400 species either common or particularly notable in the Lone Star state. Descriptions of each bird, as well as the illustrations and range maps, help you identify birds and understand their habits. A checklist helps you keep a list of your birding accomplishments.
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Birds of Central Texas

A Guide to Common and Notable Species

Author: Greg Lasley,Quick Reference Publishing

Publisher: Quick Reference Pub Incorporated

ISBN: 9780982490532

Category: Nature

Page: 12

View: 2135

A guide that makes bird identification easy in Central Texas.
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Book of Texas Birds

Author: Gary Clark

Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

ISBN: 162349432X

Category: Nature

Page: 512

View: 7441

Drawing on the knowledge and insight gained from a lifetime of watching, studying, and enjoying birds, this book is full of information about more than four hundred species of birds in Texas, most all of which author Gary Clark has seen first hand. Organized in the standard taxonomic order familiar to most birders, the book is written in a conversational tone that yields a wide-ranging discussion of each bird’s life history as well as an intimate look at some of its special characteristics and habits. Information regarding each species’ diet, voice, and nest is included as well as when and where it can be found in Texas. Magnificent photographs by Kathy Adams Clark accompany each bird’s entry. For those just beginning to watch birds to those who can fully relate to the experiences and sentiments communicated here by a veteran birder, this book reveals the kind of personal connection to nature that careful attention to the birds around us can inspire.
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National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America

Author: Jon Lloyd Dunn,Jonathan K. Alderfer

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426208286

Category: Nature

Page: 574

View: 7585

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.
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Birds of California

Field Guide

Author: Stan Tekiela

Publisher: Our Nature Field Guides

ISBN: 9781591930310

Category: Nature

Page: 432

View: 9000

Focusing on birds of California, this field guide features full-color photographs and information, organized by color, to help readers quickly and easily identify the birds they see.
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Texas Birds

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583551189

Category: Nature

Page: 12

View: 2732

Texas Birds is a pocket-sized, folding Pocket Naturalist guide highlighting the most commonly seen birds in Texas. Laminated for durability, these handy guides are a great source of portable information for the backyard birdwatcher or the avian enthusiast. A map of popular Texas birding areas completes this essential guide.
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The Birds of Texas

Author: John L. Tveten

Publisher: Shearer Pub

ISBN: N.A

Category: Birds

Page: 384

View: 7049

The Birds of Texas, by John L. Tveten, offers bird watchers something no field guide ever has: outstanding color photography and authoritative information on Texas birds put together in a beautifully crafted book.
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Birds of East Texas

A Guide to Common and Notable Species

Author: Greg R. Homel

Publisher: Quick Reference Publishing, Incorporated

ISBN: 9781943334377

Category: Nature

Page: 12

View: 8046

Birds of East Texas is a quick and easy to use field guide to the surprisingly varied birdlife of the eastern part of Texas. Stunning photographs depict more than 130 species of common and notable birds, enabling users to identify nearly every commonly-occurring and regional bird specialty they encounter in an area spanning from the Red River in the north, southwestward to central Limestone County, then south along the floodplain of the Trinity River to Galveston Bay on the Gulf of Mexico and east to the Louisiana border. Aimed at beginning and intermediate birders, this guide will easily fit into any daypack, pocket or glove compartment, facilitating easy field identificationwhether in a Houston Backyard, on a family vacation to Texarkana, or a birding trip to the best birding hotspots from the Texas piney woods of the East Texas basin in the north, to the rolling plains of the west, southward as far as the coastal prairies bordering the shimmering Gulf of Mexico.
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The Birds of North Central Texas

Author: Warren M. Pulich,Anne Marie Pulich

Publisher: Reveille Books

ISBN: 9780890963227

Category: Nature

Page: 439

View: 3108

Covers "approximately 400 species" and has "more than 100 maps."
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Birds of Wisconsin

Author: Owen J. Gromme,Milwaukee Public Museum

Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

ISBN: 9780299158606

Category: Art

Page: 227

View: 6101

Art lovers and bird watchers, rejoice! Owen J. Gromme's classic Birds of Wisconsin comes to life again in a splendid new edition with completely rephotographed color plates and a new introduction by well-known ornithologist Samuel D. Robbins, Jr. This stunning revised edition features eighty-nine full-color portraits depicting the state's rich variety of native species and seventeen new paintings showing birds in their natural habitat. Bird watcher, ornithologist, or curious observer will find information here valuable in identifying birds accurately. When, where, and how abundantly each bird is present in Wisconsin is indicated with easy-to-read maps and datelines, updated by Robbins. This widely praised book is published in cooperation with the Milwaukee Public Museum, where Gromme worked as curator of birds and mammals for more than forty years. Gromme, who was born in 1896 and died in 1991, began Birds of Wisconsin in 1941. The book was finally published in 1963 and has since become a must for bird lovers everywhere. Nationally recognized as a pioneer in conservation and the dean of wildlife artists, Gromme was the recipient of numerous awards and honors during his lifetime. Among his accomplishments, Gromme painted the 1945 federal duck stamp as well as the first Wisconsin duck stamp in 1978.
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Birding Texas

Author: Roland H. Wauer,Mark Elwonger

Publisher: Falcon Guides

ISBN: 9781560446170

Category: Nature

Page: 525

View: 2151

More bird species have been recorded in the Lone Star State than in any other state.
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Birds of Alabama Field Guide and Audio CD Set

Author: Stan Tekiela

Publisher: Adventure Publications

ISBN: 9781591931522

Category: Nature

Page: 350

View: 8099

This is it: Alabama's ultimate bird-watching set! Use the remarkable field guide to identify 140 of your state's bird species. Utilize the CDs, and learn to identify them by sound. It comes all together in one field-friendly package!
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Birds of Texas

Author: Fred Alsop

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9780789483881

Category: Nature

Page: 575

View: 1044

Photographs, illustrations, and text help identify more than six hundred species of birds found in Texas, providing information on each species' markings, eating habits, distribution, behavior, nesting, and conservation concerns.
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A Field Guide to Mexican Birds

Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador

Author: Roger Tory Peterson,Edward L. Chalif

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780395975145

Category: Nature

Page: 320

View: 5060

Describes the calls, range, and male and female markings of more than one thousand species
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Birds of Louisiana & Mississippi Field Guide

Author: Stan Tekiela

Publisher: Adventure Publications

ISBN: 9781591932437

Category: Nature

Page: 368

View: 2725

Make bird watching in Louisiana and Mississippi even more enjoyable! With this field guide, bird identification is simple and informative. There's no need to look through dozens of photos of birds that don't live in Louisiana or Mississippi. This book features 140 species of Louisiana and Mississippi birds, organized by color for ease of use. Do you see a yellow bird and don't know what it is? Go to the yellow section to find out. Fact-filled information, a compare feature, range maps and detailed photographs help to ensure that you positively identify the birds that you see.
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The Sibley Guide to Bird Life & Behavior

Author: David Allen Sibley

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

ISBN: 9781400043866

Category: Nature

Page: 588

View: 7156

Provides basic information about the biology, life cycles, and behavior of birds, along with brief profiles of each of the eighty bird families in North America.
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Texas Nature Set

Field Guides to Wildlife, Birds, Trees and Wildflowers of Texas

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781620051689

Category: Nature

Page: 36

View: 9728

The Texas Nature Set offers the best in wildlife and plant identification for The Lone Star State. The set includes three Pocket Naturalist Guides to Texas - Trees & Wildflowers, Birds, and Wildlife - and is attractively packaged in a cellophane bag. The beautifully illustrated folding guides highlight well over 300 familiar and unique species and include ecoregion maps featuring prominent wildlife-viewing areas and botanical sanctuaries. Laminated for durability, Pocket Naturalist Guides are lightweight, pocket-sized sources of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike. Made in the USA.
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Birds of Kansas

Field Guide

Author: Stan Tekiela

Publisher: Adventure Publications

ISBN: 9781885061348

Category: Nature

Page: 296

View: 9900

Each entry includes family, Latin, and common names, description, habitat, range, and origin/age.
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