Smithsonian Handbooks Birds of North America - Eastern Region
Where to Buy
Help support this site by making your next gear purchase through one of the links above. Click a link, buy what you need, and the seller will contribute a portion of the purchase price to support Trailspace's independent gear reviews.
Here's what other sites are saying:
Includes 706 species--all birds known to breed east of the 100th meridian in the U.S. and Canada, as well as visitors and vagrants to this region. Author: Frederick Joseph Alsop, III PhD. Softcover; 751 pages; full-color illustrations. DK Publishing; copyright 2001. Includes details of the bird's life history in a concise and user-friendly format. Each full-page profile combines a precise description, annotated photographs and art to highlight the key field marks of the species in each plumage. Similar species are shown and distinguishing characteristics are noted. Describes the typical song and other vocalizations, behavior, breeding, nesting, population and conservation concerns of each species. Typical flight patterns plus nest locations and their shapes are described in the text and with icons. Each bird's range during summer, winter and on migration is clearly shown on a map.
Smithsonian Handbooks Field Guide to Birds of North America with DVD
Naturally Curious: A Photographic Field Guide
Falcon Guides Birding for Beginners
Mountain Press You Can Be a Nature Detective
Stackpole Books Common Edible and Poisonous Mushrooms of the Northeast
Waterford Press Edible Wild Plants
National Audubon Society Field Guide to Wildflowers - East
Waterford Press Animal Tracks