Pocket Guide To Garden Birds

Pocket Guide To Garden Birds

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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

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: 217

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

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 images to support the authoritative text.

Author: Nigel Blake

Publisher: Bloomsbury Wildlife

ISBN: 1472966112

Category: Nature

Page: 192

View: 454

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 83 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 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

RSPB Pocket Birds of Britain and Europe

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.

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 9780241302781

Category: Nature

Page: 224

View: 464

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.
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 Ireland (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2016) Golley, Mark, Make Your Own Bird Food ...

Author: Mark Golley

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472937667

Category: Nature

Page: 176

View: 413

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

RSPB Pocket Guide to British Birds

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 birding and gives great pleasure. Indeed, typical garden birds such as Wren, ...

Author: Simon Harrap

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781408186725

Category: Nature

Page: 224

View: 568

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.
Categories: Nature

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

Category:

Page: 128

View: 488

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 of Garden Birds, Whittley & Unwin (A&C Black) Nature Detectives' Handbook ...

Author: Stephen Moss

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781446402412

Category: Nature

Page: 272

View: 349

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, Cambridge University Press, 1991 Golley, Mark, The Complete Garden Bird Book, ...

Author: Mark Golley

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472944399

Category: Nature

Page: 208

View: 920

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.
Categories: Nature

Pocket Guide To Wild Flowers

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

Author: Bob Gibbons

Publisher: Bloomsbury USA

ISBN: 1472913280

Category: Nature

Page: 192

View: 259

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
Categories: Nature

Garden Birds

Garden Birds

Author: Terence Lindsey

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:1033648016

Category: Birds

Page: 80

View: 156

Categories: Birds

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, 2014) Couzens, Dominic, Secret Lives of Garden Birds (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2004) Golley, ...

Author: Mark Golley

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472937636

Category: Nature

Page: 96

View: 557

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.
Categories: Nature

Mac s Pocket Guide

Mac s Pocket Guide

* Durable, inexpensive, fun to use nature identification guide * Great for families, hikers, and backyard birders * Folds to fit in a jacket or pants pocket Perfect for birdwatchers of all levels, this guide describes over 110 species of ...

Author: Stephen Whitney

Publisher:

ISBN: 1594850178

Category: Nature

Page: 12

View: 259

The ?What's that guide to wildlife identification?now revised with a new compact size that really does fit in your pocket!
Categories: Nature

British Birds

British Birds

... D., The Secret Lives of Garden Birds, Christopher Helm Publishers Ltd., 2004 Elphick, J. and Woodward, J., RSPB Pocket Guide to Birds, Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd., 2003 Golley, M. and Moss, S., The Complete Garden Bird Book: ...

Author: Mike Lambert

Publisher:

ISBN: IND:30000111255265

Category: Birds

Page: 384

View: 428

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.
Categories: Birds

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

View: 950

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

Apprentice to a Garden

Apprentice to a Garden

Elements of Garden Design (Henry Holt, 1996). ... Insects and Spiders: National Audubon Society Pocket Guide (Knopf, 1988). ... Harrison's enthusiasm drives this illustrated (B&W) manual for increasing your garden's bird habitat.

Author: Evelyn J. Hadden

Publisher: LessLawn Press

ISBN: 9781419614163

Category: Gardening

Page: 150

View: 414

Hadden's stories of how a new gardener transforms her urban lawn into a private wild garden evoke the wonder, the drama, and the compelling nature of gardening.
Categories: Gardening

Pocket Guide to Birds of East Africa

Pocket Guide to Birds of East Africa

or very small birds. Always take a notepad and pencil on any bird-watching expedition: there are certain to be birds you do not recognise, and usually there is not time to page through field guides in an attempt to identify a species.

Author: Dave Richards

Publisher: Penguin Random House South Africa

ISBN: 9781775843627

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 987

This pocket-sized photographic guide to the birds of East Africa features 296 birds likely to be spotted in the region. Colourful photographs illustrate diagnostic features and plumage differences between male and female or breeding and non-breeding birds. Comparative photographs help differentiate between confusing species. Important distinguishing characteristics are highlighted in the text. Distribution maps and Swahili common names for all species are included. Introduction features a labelled bird diagram, habitat map, glossary and useful advice to birdwatchers. An invaluable guide for visitors to national parks and the many areas in East Africa that are rich in birdlife.
Categories: Nature