Titolo: Backyard Birds of Maryland: How to Identify ...
Casa editrice: Gibbs Smith
Data di pubblicazione: 2008
Legatura: Soft cover
Condizione libro: Used
This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: Foreword 7 Introduction Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19 Carolina Chickadee 21 House Wren 23 American Goldfinch 25 White-breasted Nuthatch 27 House Finch 29 Dark-eyed Junco 31 House Sparrow 33 Downy Woodpecker 35 Tufted Titmouse 37 Eastern Bluebird 39 Brown-headed Cowbird 41 Baltimore Oriole 43 Eastern Towhee 45 European Starling 47 Gray Catbird 49 Northern Cardinal 51 Red-bellied Woodpecker 53 American Robin 55 Northern Mockingbird 57 Blue Jay 59 Mourning Dove 61 Common Grackle 63 Northern Flicker (Yellow-Shafted) 65 Sharp-shinned Hawk 67 Reference Materials 68 Photo Credits 96. Codice inventario libreria ABE_book_usedgood_1423603540
BACKYARD BIRDS IS AN EXCITING SERIES of books that explores the top twenty-five backyard birds most commonly found in each state. It includes a profiled size scale that allows the reader to quickly identify the correct bird, and each bird entry is accompanied by a stunning color photograph and specific description, including identification marks, behavior, habitat, and nesting style-even the song the bird makes! As an added feature, author Bill Fenimore also provides expert tips for building the ultimate backyard bird sanctuary, from creating birdbaths and planting proper foliage to offering a bird's favorite foods.
Fenimore was awarded the Ludlow Griscom Award, the American Birding Association's highest honor.
Bird-watching is one of the most popular activities in the United States, with approximately fifty-one million bird-watchers nationwide.
Bird-watching is a $6 million business.
More than $400 million is spent each year on bird-related magazines and books.
The series will soon include all fifty states.
Author is a franchisee of Wild Bird Center, which has more than eighty locations in twenty-nine states.
Bill Fenimore is owner of the National Best Environmental Stewardship Award-winning Wild Bird Center franchise in Layton, Utah. He conducts seminars and workshops that educate the public about birds and their critical habitat needs, and he leads birding field trips for clients from around the globe.
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Backyard Birds of Maryland is a handy expert guide to identifying, attracting, and providing habitat for the top 25 wild birds most likely to be seen in yards and neighborhoods throughout Maryland. Here is everything you need to know about creating the ultimate backyard bird sanctuary.
Bird identification marks
Specific bird behavior
Nesting and migration patterns
Types of birdsongs
Tips on bird baths and favorite bird foods
Plants and trees to attract specific birds
Easy bird index
Bill Fenimore has been an avid birder for the past fifty years. He leads birding trips throughout the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean, and he writes about birds and the outdoors. He is the owner of a National Best Environmental Stewardship Award-winning Wild Bird Center.
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