Pocket Guide To Garden Birds

This book is as visually impressive as it is easy to use, with many stunning full-page and double-page images to support the authoritative text.

Pocket Guide To Garden Birds

Author: Nigel Blake

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1472915542

Page: 192

View: 929

This compact title is an essential guide to every aspect of the subject, from when and what to feed the birds to building bird tables and nest boxes and planting a garden that will provide nesting, feeding and roosting places. There is also an ID guide to 80 of the most common garden bird species, including the familiar Chaffinch and Blue Tit and more unusual visitors such as Brambling, Redstart and Tawny Owl. This book is as visually impressive as it is easy to use, with many stunning full-page and double-page images to support the authoritative text. Printed on quality paper, the paperback format with flaps adds to the book's durability in the field and provides built-in page-markers for quick reference.

A Practical Illustrated Guide to Attracting and Feeding Garden Birds

Learn what to feed garden birds, from seeds, grains and peanuts to fruits, suet cakes and fat balls, as well as how to attract birds by planting the right flower borders, trees and shrubs, and by making wildlife hedges and ponds.

A Practical Illustrated Guide to Attracting and Feeding Garden Birds

Author: Jen Green

Publisher: Southwater

ISBN: 9781780194998

Page: 256

View: 656

Learn what to feed garden birds, from seeds, grains and peanuts to fruits, suet cakes and fat balls, as well as how to attract birds by planting the right flower borders, trees and shrubs, and by making wildlife hedges and ponds. Features practical step-by-step projects for making your own feeders, tables, birdbaths and nest boxes, from simple designs to highly ornamental creations. Includes a visual directory of all the most common garden bird species, with natural history information on distribution, size, nesting, eggs and feeding habits.

Garden Birds

It also contains expert practical advice on encouraging birds to your garden. This completely new title in the Collins Gem series incorporates both practical information on each species and easy-to-use identification guides.

Garden Birds

Author: Stephen Moss

Publisher: Harpercollins Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780007176144

Page: 192

View: 288

An invaluable pocket-sized guide to the 100 popular bird species that you are most likely to find in your town, garden, or park. It also contains expert practical advice on encouraging birds to your garden. This completely new title in the Collins Gem series incorporates both practical information on each species and easy-to-use identification guides. Each page is devoted to a different species and illustrated with a color photograph to aid identification. It contains information on each species' feeding, behavioral habits, breeding, voice, and population. An extensive introduction provides information on nesting sites, water, pests, and predators. Compact and easy-to-use, Collins Gem Garden Birds is the perfect introduction to this increasingly popular subject.

RSPB Pocket Birds of Britain and Europe

Maps show where and when you're likely to see each species, further aiding identification. This new edition also includes a web link, where you can hear common bird songs and calls to make identification even easier.

RSPB Pocket Birds of Britain and Europe

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241302781

Page: 224

View: 832

From the Sandwich Tern to the Short-toed Eagle, discover over 300 species of bird found in the UK and Europe with RSPB Pocket Birds. Crystal clear photographs bring the birds on the page to life, and notes on distinguishing features will help you identify different species of bird in the field. Learn all about them from their calls and feeding behaviour, nesting habits and habitats, and differences in plumage. This brand new edition includes a web link where you can hear common bird songs and calls to make identification even easier. Maps showing regions where each species can be found at what time of year will help you find the birds you are most interested in. This handy book is perfectly portable, making RSPB Pocket Birds the perfect companion for taking out in the field.

Great Britain Birds

This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species and includes a map featuring prominent bird-viewing areas.

Great Britain Birds

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Pocket Naturalist Guide

ISBN: 9781620053546

Page:

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A land of birders, the diverse habitats of Great Britain are home to a wealth of bird life including over 550 species which are constantly changing with the seasons. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species and includes a map featuring prominent bird-viewing areas. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information for anyone interested in birds, and is ideal for field use by residents and visitors alike. Made in the USA.www.waterfordpress.com

The Complete Garden Bird Book

FURTHER READING Books: Blake, Nigel, Pocket Guide to Garden Birds (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014) Golley, Mark, Field Guide to the Birds of Britain and ...

The Complete Garden Bird Book

Author: Mark Golley

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 147293766X

Page: 176

View: 780

One of the greatest pleasures of having a garden is being able to identify the great number of different bird species that may feed, bathe and nest there, or simply fly over, particularly during migration. This bestseller combines full identification and behavioural features of over 70 common garden bird species with detailed information on attracting birds to your garden. The clear illustrations and text are presented in an easy-to-use format and provide practical bird identification information to the novice birdwatcher. A concise introduction covers ideal garden habitats, binoculars, bird behaviour and feeding birds. Stunningly illustrated, yet simple to use, The Complete Garden Bird Book will ensure that you get the maximum pleasure from your garden whatever its size or location.

RSPB Pocket Guide to British Birds

Garden birds are the jumping-off point in their birdwatching career for most people and, for many, watching birds in the garden remains the core of their ...

RSPB Pocket Guide to British Birds

Author: Simon Harrap

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1408186721

Page: 224

View: 692

This edition of the best-selling field guide from the RSPB is compact, informative and beautifully illustrated, and features 215 of the most common birds found in Britain.

Pocket Guide to Garden Birds

A visual guide to 80 of the most familiar garden bird species, this compact title covers everything from what to feed the birds through to making nest boxes and planting a garden that will encourage nesting, feeding and roosting places.

Pocket Guide to Garden Birds

Author: Gerard Gorman

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781780094519

Page: 192

View: 255

A visual guide to 80 of the most familiar garden bird species, this compact title covers everything from what to feed the birds through to making nest boxes and planting a garden that will encourage nesting, feeding and roosting places.

Pocket Garden Bird Watch

Birdwatching can be done from your doorstep with Pocket Garden Birdwatch, which has been carefully adapted from the UK edition to ensure it is relevant to the Australian environment.

Pocket Garden Bird Watch

Author: David Andrew

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781740333092

Page: 128

View: 801

Birdwatching can be done from your doorstep with Pocket Garden Birdwatch, which has been carefully adapted from the UK edition to ensure it is relevant to the Australian environment. You'll find all the information you need to create a welcoming garden environment for birds, including expert advice on providing food, water and nesting sites in your garden, guidance on the kind of plants to grow to create a bird-friendly environment, tips on observing birds, what to look out for in different seasons and the kind of equipment required, and profiles on the top 60 Australian garden birds. Pocket Garden Birdwatch is the ideal quick reference guide to help you identify birds in your backyard!

British Birds

Packed with hundreds of stunning photos showing the birds in their many variations, and written and designed by a team of experienced birdwatchers, this is the ideal companion for anyone interested in learning more about the wild birds ...

British Birds

Author: Rob Hume

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 0691190585

Page: 272

View: 504

A carefully designed and lavishly illustrated photographic guide This innovative and carefully designed photographic guide provides a concise introduction to the identification of the 246 birds most likely to be seen in Great Britain and Ireland. It is the perfect book for anyone wanting to put a name to the birds in their garden, local area or on visits farther afield. Packed with hundreds of stunning photos showing the birds in their many variations, and written and designed by a team of experienced birdwatchers, this is the ideal companion for anyone interested in learning more about the wild birds around us. Covers the 246 birds most likely to be seen, plus another 30 or so scarce but regular migrants Carefully designed to be user-friendly and accessible Lavishly illustrated with more than 1,000 stunning colour photographs Easy to use and written in plain English

The Bumper Book of Nature

Children's nature guides AllAbout Garden Wildlife, David Chandler (New Holland) RSPB Children's Guide to Birdwatching, Chandler & Unwin (Helm) My First Book ...

The Bumper Book of Nature

Author: Stephen Moss

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 144640241X

Page: 272

View: 758

Go pishing for birds; become a bat detective; take a city safari; find snakes and lizards; identify spiders and their webs; look for owl pellets... Make nettle soup; or itching powder from rosehips; make a bark rubbing; an elder-stem peashooter; or elderflower fritters. Wake up in time to hear the dawn chorus; listen to the heartbeat of a tree; or just stand out in the rain for half an hour... With The Bumper Book Of Nature the whole family will want to switch off the television and computer, pull on their wellingtons and get outside to discover the endless bounty, beauty and fascination of nature right on our doorstep. Lavishly designed with over 160 full-colour illustrations of British wildlife and flora, along with gorgeous black-and-white line drawings throughout, this beautiful and timeless book will be treasured for years to come by children and adults alike.

Pocket Guide To Wild Flowers

Also available in this series: Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Insects Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Garden Birds Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Trees and Shrubs Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Tracks and Signs Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Mushrooms

Pocket Guide To Wild Flowers

Author: Bob Gibbons

Publisher: Bloomsbury USA

ISBN: 9781472913289

Page: 192

View: 966

A short introduction to the book includes information on the structure of flowers and how to use the guide to identify wild flowers. Species are represented in over 150 of the author's remarkable color photographs. Each species account includes a general introduction and description, flowering time, and distribution. Also available in this series: Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Insects Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Garden Birds Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Trees and Shrubs Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Tracks and Signs Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Mushrooms

Field Guide to the Birds of Britain and Ireland

Blake, Nigel, Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Garden Birds, Bloomsbury, 2014 Brooke, Michael and Birkhead, Tim, Cambridge Encyclopedia of Ornithology, ...

Field Guide to the Birds of Britain and Ireland

Author: Mark Golley

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1472944399

Page: 208

View: 824

Stunningly illustrated and simple to use, this brand new, fully updated, edition of a practical and informative guide is a must for any birdwatcher's pocket. Whether observing what is feeding, nesting or bathing in your garden, or further afield, or trying to identify a bird on the wing, this book is perfect for use at home, out in the car or in the field. Arranged in taxonomic species order, it is ideal for both the beginner and the more experienced birdwatcher. The comprehensive and informative jargon-free text is written by birdwatching expert Mark Golley. This book is packed with identification tips, details of habitat and calls for over 280 bird species, and includes all those seen regularly in Britain and Ireland, as well as some of the less common migrants. It is illustrated throughout with more than 1,000 spectacular, full-colour illustrations by leading bird artist David Daly.

California Birds

Whether you're on a nature hike or in your own backyard, you'll want to take along a copy of this indispensable guide. The Pocket Naturalist(tm) series is an introduction to common plants and animals and natural phenomena.

California Birds

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 9781583551011

Page: 1

View: 820

The Golden State is the permanent or migratory home of 644 species of birds, including the state bird: the teardrop, top-knotted California quail. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species and includes an ecoregion map featuring prominent bird-viewing areas. 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.

Bird Identification and Fieldcraft

This book provides everything you need to watch and identify birds throughout the year, with practical advice on encouraging birds into your garden and how to avoid any problems that might arise.

Bird Identification and Fieldcraft

Author: Mark Ward

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

ISBN: 9781843308874

Page: 128

View: 202

Provides advice on encouraging birds into your garden and how to avoid any problems that might arise. The book offers an illustrated identikit, which profiles a selection of common garden birds, followed by detailed sections on typical, easily-observed behaviour, and a breakdown of the types of bird calls to expect and when to look for them.