Sparrows & Finches of the Great Lakes Region and Eastern North America

Books by Chris Earley
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ABOUT:

Sparrows and Finches offers birders information on this rich variety of species right in their own backyard. It's hard to keep all those little brown birds apart. This handy, bring-along guidebook is designed to help beginner and advanced birders to identify accurately over 48 types of sparrows, finches, and their look-alikes.

Sparrows and Finches focuses only on these two families within a defined geographical location: the Great Lakes and eastern North America. As result, it offers comprehensive coverage in a small, convenient format.

The book is heavily illustrated with 220 full-colour photographs taken by award-winning photographers that show these birds in their natural habitats. Comparison pages group similar-looking birds on a single spread for quick reference.

FEATURES:

  • Common name
  • Biological classification
  • Song description
  • Identifying features
  • Seasonal changes to plumage colour
  • Sparrows and Finches will prove indispensable to naturalists, students, and birders at all levels of experience.
  • A special section entitled What Can I Do to Help the Sparrows offers simple ways to attract sparrows and finches to your own backyard. This is an engaging and friendly guide that reveals the rich diversity among a seemingly common family of birds so often taken for granted.

    AUTHOR: Chris Earley

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