Birds of British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest, A Complete Guide, Second Edition

Richard Cannings, Tom Aversa, Hal Opperman

$29.95

The ultimate bestselling field guide to birds of the Pacific Northwest bioregion, now fully revised in its Second Edition!

“An essential reference for birders west of the continental divide, particularly for intermediate and advanced observers.”—Western Birds: The Quarterly Journal of Western Field Ornithologists

Discover more than four hundred bird species in Birds of British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest, the quintessential guide for serious birders or those who are ready to take their bird-watching to the next level. Now in its Second Edition, this bestselling field guide is fully updated to conform to recent comprehensive revisions to taxonomic standards and sequencing of avian families, making it consistent with the most current print and online resources.

Join renowned bird experts Richard Cannings, Tom Aversa, and Hal Opperman as they illuminate key identification traits, vocalizations, seasonal status, habitat preferences, and feeding behaviours. Compact full-page accounts include maps and nine hundred photographs by the region’s top bird photographers. With a wide territorial range that covers much of BC through to southern Oregon and the Rocky Mountain crest west beyond the Pacific coast, this is the most complete portable guide of its kind on the market.

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2020, PB, 464 pages

ISBN 9781772033274

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Description

Richard Cannings is a renowned naturalist, conservationist, and bird expert. He is the author of numerous books, including Birds of Interior BC and the RockiesAn Enchantment of Birds, and The Rockies: A Natural History, and is co-author of Birds of Southwestern British ColumbiaBest Places to Bird in British Columbia, and British Columbia: A Natural History.

Tom Aversa is the co-author of Birds of Southwestern British ColumbiaBirds of the Puget Sound Region, and Birds of the Willamette Valley Region. He teaches about wildlife and captive-wildlife care at Unity College in Maine.

Hal Opperman is the principal author of A Birder’s Guide to Washington; co-author of Birds of Southwestern British ColumbiaBirds of the Puget Sound Region, and Birds of the Willamette Valley Region; and past editor of the Washington Ornithological Society’s journal, Washington Birds.

 

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