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Hawaii lays claim to the first refuge in the nation established to protect forest birds in Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge. Eco-tourists, vacationers and state residents will find Hawaii Birds to be the perfect pocket-sized, folding guide for travel. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar species. 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 guide will conveniently fit into a pocket when you want to reach for your camera, binoculars or water bottle.
This guide highlights the main wildlife viewing areas and most visible species. Offering exceptional value and utility, it's map-sized, lightweight, and laminated for wear-resistance.
Hawaii Birds, An Introduction to Familiar Species, is a must-have, reference guide for beginners and experts alike. This guide covers birding hotspots and sanctuaries on Kauai, Oahu, Maui and Hawaii. Whether you're on a nature hike or in your own backyard, you'll want to take along a copy of this indispensable guide. The Pocket Naturalist series is an introduction to common plants and animals and natural phenomena. Each pocket-sized, folding guide highlights up to 150 species and most feature a map highlighting prominent sanctuaries and outstanding natural attractions. Each is laminated for durability.
Hawaii Birds is a pocket-sized, folding Pocket Naturalist guide highlighting the most commonly seen birds in this state. Printed on durable laminate material, this ready-to-read resource is essential for the birdwatcher on the trail or in the backyard. Colorful illustrations and an inset map of popular birding areas in Hawaii, round out this popular avian reference.
Laminated for durability, this pocket-sized reference describes more than 140 avian species found in Hawaii and contains a map featuring prominent, state-wide birding hotspots. It is ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.
The Aloha State's diverse habitats are the permanent or migratory home of 336 species of birds, including the state bird and#150; the Nene goose. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species and includes a habitat map featuring prominent bird-viewing areas. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by visitors and residents alike. Made in the USA.
About the Author
Zoologist James Kavanagh has researched and written more than 450 publications pertaining to wildlife observation and outdoor recreation. His unique talent is in taking complex information and synthesizing the salient points to make knowledge about nature and the outdoors more accessible to novices, and to present quick, portable reference information for more experienced wildlife and outdoor enthusiasts. His books have sold more than 5 million copies worldwide.