From America's foremost authorities on birds, this pocket-size, brilliantly colourful, simple-to-use guide is an ideal introduction to the birds of the Eastern United States.
Is that butterfly outside your window a Monarch or a Giant Swallowtail? What's the best kind of feeder for attracting birds to your backyard? This pocket-size, brilliantly colourful, simple-to-use guide is an ideal introduction to the birds of the Eastern United States. It contains dozens of full-colour photographs that enable readers of all ages to identify the most common species; range maps; tips on attracting and observing birds; information on habitat needs, life cycle, food preferences; and much more.
- Coverage of 100 species
- Unique organization by birds'' plumage colours
- User-friendly colour tab index for quick reference
- Brilliant full-colour photographs of each species, plus separate images of male and female when plumage differs
- Useful tips for attracting birds
- Information on voice, habitat, nest, eggs, incubation time, population trends, behaviour, birdhouse and feeder preferences, and much more
AUTHOR: Donald Stokes & Lillian Stokes