Wildlife Conservation Society Birds of Brazil: The Pantanal & Cerrado of Central Brazil

Wildlife Conservation Society Birds of Brazil: The Pantanal & Cerrado of Central Brazil

by John A. Gwynne, Robert S. Ridgely, Guy Tudor, Martha Argel
     
 

Brazil, the fifth largest nation in the world, is one of the planet's richest places for avian diversity and endemism. With the Birds of Brazil field guide series, the Wildlife Conservation Society brings together a top international team to do...See more details below

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Brazil, the fifth largest nation in the world, is one of the planet's richest places for avian diversity and endemism. With the Birds of Brazil field guide series, the Wildlife Conservation Society brings together a top international team to do...

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"This landmark guide—the first in an ecologically focused series—represents a major milestone for birding and conservation in the American tropics. Brazil is by far the richest country in the world for birds and tropical wilderness. Avian diversity and abundance combine magically in the Pantanal and Cerrado regions of Brazil's interior. Finally, we have a field guide covering all the birds of this region, richly illustrated by the best in the business and complete with detailed notes and photographs describing the unique ecology and conservation issues of this captivating piece of paradise. Kudos to John A. Gwynne, Robert S. Ridgley, Guy Tudor, and Martha Argel for carrying through with this labor of love. Birding in Brazil just became a whole lot easier and more rewarding. I can't wait to get back down there and use this book!"—John W. Fitzpatrick, Louis Agassiz Fuertes Director, Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801476464
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
12/15/2010
Series:
WCS Birds of Brazil Field Guides Series
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
849,151
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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