Pocket Guide To Garden Birds

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.

Author: Nigel Blake

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472915542

Category: Nature

Page: 192

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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.
Categories: Nature

A Practical Illustrated Guide to Attracting and Feeding Garden Birds

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.

Author: Jen Green

Publisher: Southwater

ISBN: 1780194994

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Page: 256

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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.
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Garden Birds

Garden Birds

Author: Terence Lindsey

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:1023736353

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RSPB Pocket Guide to British Birds

RSPB Pocket Guide to British Birds

A compact and lightweight guide to 170 common birds found in Britain.

Author: Simon Harrap

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9780713687071

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

View: 919

A compact and lightweight guide to 170 common birds found in Britain.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Garden Birds

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.

Author: Stephen Moss

Publisher: Harpercollins Pub Limited

ISBN: 0007176147

Category: Nature

Page: 192

View: 985

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.
Categories: Nature

The Complete Garden Bird Book

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 ...

Author: Mark Golley

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472937667

Category: Nature

Page: 176

View: 478

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.
Categories: Nature

Great Britain Birds

Great Britain Birds

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

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Pocket Naturalist Guide

ISBN: 1620053543

Category: Nature

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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
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RSPB Pocket Guide to British Birds

RSPB Pocket Guide to British Birds

GARDENS 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 ...

Author: Simon Harrap

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472932297

Category: Nature

Page: 224

View: 472

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.
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Pocket Garden Bird Watch

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.

Author: David Andrew

Publisher:

ISBN: 1740333098

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Page: 128

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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!
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The Bumper Book of Nature

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 ...

Author: Stephen Moss

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781446402412

Category: Nature

Page: 272

View: 567

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.
Categories: Nature

Field Guide to the Birds of Britain and Ireland

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, ...

Author: Mark Golley

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472944399

Category: Nature

Page: 208

View: 516

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.
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Garden Birds

Garden Birds

Author: Terence Lindsey

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:1033648016

Category: Birds

Page: 80

View: 951

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RSPB Pocket Garden Birdwatch

RSPB Pocket Garden Birdwatch

In this handy guide, the budding birdwatcher will find all the information needed to create a welcoming garden environment for birds, as well as an in depth look at the most common garden birds.

Author: Mark Ward

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 9780241444733

Category: Nature

Page: 128

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Birdwatching is one of the most popular hobbies in Britain, and one that can be done on your doorstep. In this handy guide, the budding birdwatcher will find all the information needed to create a welcoming garden environment for birds, as well as an in depth look at the most common garden birds. The ebook profiles the 40 British garden birds, each illustrated with in-situ photography to make identification easy. The sections on bird-feeding provide advice on different kinds of feeders, where to position them, and the right kinds of food to give birds, while practical projects include making and siting a nest box. Other sections show you how to design a bird-friendly garden, including choosing plants to attract particular species. The ebook also gives information about seasonal changes in bird behaviour, and a helpful size-comparison gallery for the species profiled in the ebook makes identification easy. RSPB Pocket Garden Birdwatch is perfect for the budding birdwatcher or families getting involved in birdwatching together. It is also ideal to use it during the RSPB's annual Big Garden Birdwatch event to help them monitor trends and keep track of how each species is doing.
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Make Your Own Bird Food

Make Your Own Bird Food

Simple Recipes to Entice Birds to Your Garden Mark Golley. Further. Reading. Blake, Nigel, Pocket Guide to Garden Birds (Bloomsbury Publishing, ...

Author: Mark Golley

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472937636

Category: Nature

Page: 96

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Birds are the life and soul of any garden, whatever its size or location, and one thing can be guaranteed: if food is on offer, birds will visit. With this in mind, Make Your Own Bird Food brings you some of the most popular and successful bird food recipes ever served up, ensuring your bird feeder or table will be the toast of avian gourmet for years to come. With 40 quick, easy and cheap meal ideas and a range of useful cookery tips and helpful hints on what to feed and when, it won't be long before you'll have birds flocking to your garden.
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Garden Birds in Southern Africa

Garden Birds in Southern Africa

Chamberlain's LBJs: the Definitive Guide to Southern Africa's Little Brown Jobs. Mirafra, Pretoria. Ryan, P. 2008. ... Pocket Guide Birds of Namibia.

Author: Duncan Butchart

Publisher: Penguin Random House South Africa

ISBN: 9781775844754

Category: Gardening

Page: 192

View: 604

This guide profiles 101 garden birds likely to be found in gardens across southern Africa, informing readers about what to look and listen for, and where and when. It is also an inspirational guide to creating a bird-friendly garden that is also a reservoir of biodiversity, wherever you are in the region. With an attractive layout and multiple colour images, it offers the following: Descriptions and photos of 101 garden birds. How to get to know your local species, their feeding, breeding, calls and general behavior. How to design your garden to attract the widest range of birds and other wildlife. The best plants and structures to provide food and shelter for birds. Detailed lists of recommended trees, shrubs, climbers, aloes and grasses.
Categories: Gardening

British Birds

British Birds

... Birds Britannica, Chatto and Windus, 2005 Couzens, D., ldentifying Birds by
Behaviour, Collins, 2005 Couzens, D., The Secret Lives of Garden Birds,
Christopher Helm Publishers Ltd., 2004 Elphick, J. and Woodward, J., RSPB
Pocket Guide ...

Author: Mike Lambert

Publisher:

ISBN: IND:30000111255265

Category: Birds

Page: 384

View: 470

This work is part of a great new series of compact and attractive identification guides designed to help you learn to spot and distinguish between different varieties and species of animals and plants. Assuming no previous knowledge, nearly 200 of the most common British birds are featured with bitesize information on their primary and secondary features, habitats and characteristics. The clear, easy-to-follow design, precise colour illustrations and beautiful colour photography will quickly help you identify anything from a Goldcrest to a Guillemot.
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California Birds

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.

Author: James Kavanagh

Publisher: Waterford Press

ISBN: 1583551018

Category: Travel

Page: 1

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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.
Categories: Travel

Laws Pocket Guide

Laws Pocket Guide

With this durable, color-coded guide to the birds of Bay Area yards, parks, and gardens--and some time outdoors--you will soon know a towhee from a pewee, a phoebe from a chickadee, and when a dazzling flock of cedar waxwings lights nearby, ...

Author: John Muir Laws

Publisher:

ISBN: 159714309X

Category:

Page:

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With this durable, color-coded guide to the birds of Bay Area yards, parks, and gardens--and some time outdoors--you will soon know a towhee from a pewee, a phoebe from a chickadee, and when a dazzling flock of cedar waxwings lights nearby, you'll be ready to enjoy it. Courting, nesting, feeding, fledging, singing, shuffling, drilling, perching, soaring...these denizens of our everyday lives will bring beauty and fascination to many a moment.
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