Compact Guide to Colorado Birds (Paperback)

Compact Guide to Colorado Birds By Michael Roedel, Krista Kagume Cover Image
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The Centennial State abounds in opportunities to view wildlife, from the Rockies to the prairies. This handy, pocket-sized guide (just 4.25" x 7" ) is packed with information, including:
Two-page species account for over 80 birds
Color illustration with key identifying features called out
Common and scientific names, range map, natural history, voice, size, size of the egg, nesting information, incubation period, and more
Color-coded quick reference guide
Guide to top birding sites in the state
Birder's Checklist
Illustrated glossary
Index for common and scientific names

About the Author

KRISTA KAGUME is a nature writer who has travelled across North America, working as a freelance journalist, cycling-tour guide and deckhand on a commercial fishing vessel. After earning her degree in conservation biology, Krista focused on environmental research and communications. Her work in Alberta and the Northwest Territories has included research on tiny tundra plants, organic farming, breeding birds and one grizzly bear immobilization. She currently lives in a small town outside Edmonton with her adventurous family, who enjoys the outdoors and encourages others to appreciate nature.
Product Details
ISBN: 9789768200228
ISBN-10: 9768200227
Publisher: Lone Pine International
Publication Date: February 15th, 2007
Pages: 240
Language: English
Series: Compact Guide