Field Guide to Birds of the Northern California Coast

Field Guide to Birds of the Northern California Coast

by Rich Stallcup
     
 

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The Northern California coast--from Monterey County to the Oregon border--is home to some of the richest avian habitats on the North American continent. Field Guide to Birds of the Northern California Coast provides a comprehensive ecological overview of this extensive and diverse region. It features detailed discussions of the area's most common waterbirds,… See more details below

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The Northern California coast--from Monterey County to the Oregon border--is home to some of the richest avian habitats on the North American continent. Field Guide to Birds of the Northern California Coast provides a comprehensive ecological overview of this extensive and diverse region. It features detailed discussions of the area's most common waterbirds, raptors, and landbirds and highlights the most productive birding sites in each Northern California coastal county.

Accessibly written and user-friendly, this guide contains nearly 250 species accounts that focus on seasonal rhythms and behavioral characteristics of each species. More than 130 color photographs and hand-drawn sketches depict the birds in context, and maps and occurrence charts indicate when readers might spot each species.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520276178
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
08/06/2014
Series:
California Natural History Guides Series, #109
Pages:
380
Sales rank:
875,959
Product dimensions:
4.50(w) x 7.20(h) x 0.80(d)

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