Synopses & Reviews
Oregon Birds, An Introduction to Familiar Species, is a must-have, reference guide for beginners and experts alike. 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(tm) 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. (31/2 X 81/4 folded, opens to 22 X 81/4, color illustrations, map)
Oregon 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 of popular birding areas in Oregon round out this popular avian reference.
Perfect for avian aficionados, this accessible reference examines more than 140 species of birds found in Ontario and provides a map featuring prominent, state-wide birding hotspots. Laminated for durability, this handy guide is ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.
Oregon ranks 5th in the nation for bird diversity. And Oregon Birds will help to identify over 140 familiar species with beautiful detailed illustrations. 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 that 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.
The Beaver State is the permanent or migratory home of 628 species of birds, including the state bird and#150; the western meadowlark. 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.
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.