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Most of the Silver State is situated in the Great Basin, an arid plateau broken up by many short mountain ranges running from north to south. Nevada is the permanent or migratory home of 488 species of birds, including the state bird and#150; the beautiful mountain bluebird. 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.
Nevada Birds is a popular pocket-sized, folding guide, highlighting the most commonly seen birds in Nevada. Laminated for durability, and richly illustrated with impeccable detail, these handy guides are a great source of portable information. A state map of popular birding areas completes this reference guide.
Pocket-sized and thorough, this pamphlet documents more than 140 avian species and contains a map featuring prominent, state-wide birding hotspots. Laminated for durability, it is ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.
Birding opportunities in Nevada encompass both desert bird species and many types of migratory birds. Nevada 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 Nevada 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.