Synopses & Reviews
The Hawkeye State is the permanent or migratory home of 425 species of birds, including the state bird and#150; the American goldfinch. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species and includes an ecoregion 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.
Iowa Birds is a pocket-sized, folding nature guide highlighting the most commonly seen birds in Iowa. Laminated for durability, these colorful illustrated guides are a great source of portable information. A map of popular birding spots in Iowa completes this field guide.
Perfect for avian aficionados, this authoritative pamphlet discusses more than 140 species of birds found in Iowa and provides a map featuring prominent, state-wide birding hotspots. Laminated for durability, this practical reference is ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.
Rivers, lakes and hardwood forests provide a diverse habitat for a spectacular array of birds. Iowa Birds will help to identify over 140 familiar species with beautiful detailed illustrations. A map featuring prominent state-wide birding hotspots will be appreciated by state visitors or residents. Laminated for durability, this lightweight guide will conveniently fold to fit into your pocket. Perfect for observing your backyard feeder guests or those species out on the trail.
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.