Monteverde Birds: An Introduction to Familiar Species in Costa Rica's Monteverde Region
  • Monteverde Birds: An Introduction to Familiar Species in Costa Rica's Monteverde Region
  • Monteverde Birds: An Introduction to Familiar Species in Costa Rica's Monteverde Region

Monteverde Birds: An Introduction to Familiar Species in Costa Rica's Monteverde Region

by James Kavanagh, Raymond Leung
     
 


The spectacular Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is one of the world’s most biologically diverse wilderness preserves. The reserve’s 30,000 acres (10,500 ha) encompass eight distinct ecological zones that harbor a vast diversity of wildlife including more than 400 species of birds (including 30 species of hummingbirds) and 100 mammals. This beautifully…  See more details below

Overview


The spectacular Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is one of the world’s most biologically diverse wilderness preserves. The reserve’s 30,000 acres (10,500 ha) encompass eight distinct ecological zones that harbor a vast diversity of wildlife including more than 400 species of birds (including 30 species of hummingbirds) and 100 mammals. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species and includes a map featuring prominent bird-viewing areas and attractions. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by visitors and residents alike. Made in the USA.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781583553435
Publisher:
Waterford Press Ltd.
Publication date:
10/01/2007
Series:
Pocket Naturalist Guide Series
Pages:
1
Sales rank:
1,180,280
Product dimensions:
3.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.10(d)

Meet the Author


Zoologist James Kavanagh has researched and written more than 450 publications pertaining to wildlife observation and outdoor recreation. His unique talent is in taking complex information and synthesizing the salient points to make knowledge about nature and the outdoors more accessible to novices, and to present quick, portable reference information for more experienced wildlife and outdoor enthusiasts. His books have sold more than 5 million copies worldwide.

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