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A guide to bird watching

by Joseph J. Hickey

  • 190 Want to read
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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bird watching.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementby Joseph J. Hickey ; with ill. by Francis Lee Jaques and bird tracks by Charles A. Urner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL677.5 .H5 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 252 p. :
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5056061M
    ISBN 100486215962
    LC Control Number74018718

    1. Get Out There. Ultimately, bird watching requires nothing more than your eyes, ears, and patience. Sure, a nice pair of binoculars and a solid field guide help to view and identify what you encounter—but at its essence, bird watching is about getting outdoors and connecting with nature and its inherent ://   Like gardening, bird watching is a fast-growing regional hobby. Now, Cool Springs Press brings its proven method of successful state-specific gardening approach to bird watching guides. In collaboration with Bird Watcher's Digest, these bird watching guides provide accessible, credible  › Books › Travel › United States.

      The Paul Sterry Complete Guide To British Birds is exactly what I wanted for the field and the Collins Bird Guide is great for a more in depth study or identification. I am a reasonably competent birder who is working toward ticking off a list of species from a pocket book I bought in and these books will assist me greatly now that I have  › Arts & Photography › Photography & Video › Techniques & Tools. Collins Bird Guide: The Most Complete Guide to the Birds of Britain and Europe Lars Svensson. out of 5 stars Paperback. £ We went on three guided bird watching days with Steve Dudley and then hired a car and used the book to visit many of the places we had previously visited. The text and maps are both authoritative and more  › Science, Nature & Math › Biological Sciences › Animal Sciences.

      Identification & Field Guide Apps. With the popularity of smartphones, many field guides are available as Apps. I personally think having one hard-copy book is a good investment in learning your birds, but these apps are great if you don’t have the space or the :// The book has been split into six sections which detail: principles of identification and tips on making notes and recording; bird watching equipment and field skills; how birds are built, how they work and where they come from; behaviour including breeding, feeding, migration and adaptation; bird habitats and distribution; and, how to help wild


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