Portland, located in the Pacific Flyway, is a critical resting, feeding and nesting habitat for migratory birds. Portland Birds will help to identify over 140 familiar species with detailed illustrations. A map featuring prominent city-wide birding hotspots will be appreciated by visitors or residents. Laminated for durability, this lightweight guide will conveniently fold to fit into your pocket. Perfect for observing your backyard feeder visitors or those species out on the trail
Western Backyard Birds is the ideal portable guide for bird lovers and nature enthusiasts living in the western USA (west of the 100th Meridian). This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar species and includes information on attracting, feeding and creating safe habitats for birds to rest and nest. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information for novices and experts alike. Made in the USA.
"You make think it's nice, and you may think it's weird, but beware of the man with a bird in his beard." So begins a ridiculous saga, a love story which includes 30+ portraits of men with beards and the birds who love them. Color in the beard strands (which are like spaghetti in many of the pictures) and the intricate feathers of the many different birds, or just enjoy the silly rhymes about a love gone wrong, due to overzealous bird care. This book appeals to all ages, though the coloring is probably too detailed for young children. Featuring actual portraits of real men with beards, including: 1.Matt Krueger (with a Lazuli Bunting in his beard) 2.Evan Skov (with generic birds in his car) 3.Victorio Piva (with a Falcon on his hand) 4.Mark Kesserich (with Barn Swallows in his beard) 5.Alex Bledsoe (holding an Owl) 6.Junior Jr. (with a Bird of Paradise) 7.Bryce Ziegler (with a Song Sparrow in his beard) 8.R.J. Dietrich (with Parrots and Alex the Cat) 9.Mike Mutant Goggles (with a Red Breasted Nuthatch) 10.Parisse Atkinson (with a choir of Swallows on his arm) 11. Jeffrey Ksul (with Hummingbirds) 12. Ben Boyce (feeding Great Herron chicks from his mouth) 13. Andrew Ettinger (with a Finch in his beard) 14. Matt Evans (with an Owlet) 15. Michael Van Vleet (with a living Robin, and a dead Robin) 16. Brian D. Marohn (hugging a Sage Grouse) 17. Marcelo Moraes (with Chickens) 18. John Francis (with lots of Chickens) 19. Dwayne Fry (with a Turkey) 20. Sean Downing (with a Marsh Wren) 21. Chris Wagoner (with a Western Bluebird and a Gambel's Quail) 22. Fellipe Santos (with Hanging Parrots) 23. Michael Mortensen (with a Penguin) 24. Bob Lee (with a Hummingbird) 25. Buck Samuel Dollars (with Storks) 26. Dan Constein (with a Yellow Bellied Sap Sucker) 27. Professor Batty (with a Peace Dove) 28. Jon Anders Ofjord (with a Swan) 29. Ryan Rysewyk (with a Gouldian Finch) 30. Charlie Kukuri (with Ostriches) 31. Marc Losenegger (with a Rose-Breasted Grosbeak) 32. Chris Hoppe (with Doves flying around his bike) 33. Z. Marohn (with an American Kestrel on her hand)
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A surprising number of number of bird species have found year-round or seasonal eco-niches in the Southwest desert basins. Southwestern Desert Birds will help to identify over 140 familiar species found in the southwestern desert region, 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 prominent regional birding hotspots that will be appreciated by tourists and nature lovers. 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.
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