Synopses & Reviews
San Francisco Birds, An Introduction to Familiar Bay Area 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 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.
The "Pocket Naturalist Guides" introduces novices 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.
San Francisco Birds is a portable reference guide featuring over 140 species of birds found in San Francisco. This richly illustrated and detailed guide is printed on durable material and folds for easy handling. A map of birding sanctuaries and parks is provided on the back cover for the vacationer or avian enthusiast, to easily identify each species.
Perfect for avian aficionados, this beautifully illustrated guide explores more than 140 species of birds found in San Francisco and includes a map featuring prominent, city-wide birding hotspots. Laminated for durability, it is ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.
A bird-spotting challenge in San Francisco identified 149 species in just 24 hours. San Francisco Birds will help to identify over 140 familiar species with detailed illustrations. A map featuring prominent city-wide birding hotspots will be appreciated by San Francisco 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 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.