Synopses & Reviews
Sagebrush country contrasts with the richly forested areas of the Sooner State. With plains in the west and mountain ranges in the east, Oklahoma is the permanent or migratory home of 473 species of birds, including the state bird and#150; the scissor-tailed flycatcher. 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.
Each bird card highlights up to 150 of the area's most common breeding birds and familiar migrants.
Oklahoma Birds is a pocket-sized, folding Pocket Naturalist guide highlighting the most commonly seen birds in Oklahoma. Laminated for durability, these handy guides are a great source of portable information in the backyard or out in nature. A map of popular Oklahoma birding spots completes this indispensable resource.
Perfect for avian aficionados, this profusely illustrated reference spotlights more than 140 species of birds found in Oklahoma and contains a map featuring prominent, state-wide birding hotspots. This laminated guide is a great source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.
Did you know that Oklahoma is one of the top ten winter viewing spots in the nation for bald eagles? Oklahoma 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.