Hummingbirds and Butterflies 2 Peterson Field Guides/Bird Watcher's Digest Backyard Bird Guides #ad - The species profiles of the 15 most common hummingbirds and 40 most common butterflies serve as a field guide, identifying marks, showing ranges, and preferred habitats. This second collaboration between the peterson Field Guide series and Bird Watcher’s Digest includes tips on how to attract hummingbirds and butterflies to backyards—and how to identify them once they’ve arrived.
Hummingbirds and butterflies are some of the most beautiful visitors to a backyard, but they can also be some of the most elusive.
Identifying and Feeding Birds 1 Peterson Field Guides/Bird Watcher's Digest Backyard Bird GuidesHoughton Mifflin Harcourt #ad - The longtime editor of bird watcher’s digest and author of numerous books on birds, Bill Thompson III has been feeding and watching birds for forty years. The final chapter profiles the 130 species that are most common at backyard feeders. No separate field guide is needed; it’s all right here—everything a beginner needs to know to attract birds and then figure out what kind they are.
He has tried everything, and here he shares what he’s learned so that readers can avoid mistakes and skip right to successful bird feeding. He also debunks common myths about bird feeding: does feeding birds stop them from migrating? Will birds starve if you leave your feeders empty after the birds have come to rely on them? In an easygoing and lighthearted style, water, shelter and address special cases and problems keeping bees out of the hummingbird feeder, seven chapters cover all the elements needed to attract birds to a backyard food, preventing birds from flying into windows, and much more.
Identifying and Feeding Birds 1 Peterson Field Guides/Bird Watcher's Digest Backyard Bird Guides #ad - This readable, friendly guide is intended for bird watchers and non–bird watchers alike—for anyone who wants to enjoy nature right in his or her own backyard.
Kaufman Field Guide to Butterflies of North America Kaufman Focus GuidesHoughton Mifflin Harcourt #ad - The most user-friendly butterfly guide ever published, still handy and compact. Includes color plates of mexican-border rarities - more than 2, 300 images of butterflies in natural poses - Pictorial table of contents - Convenient one-page index - Range maps on text pages .
Bird Homes and Habitats 3 Peterson Field Guides/Bird Watcher's Digest Backyard Bird GuidesHoughton Mifflin Harcourt #ad - The more of these elements a yard has, the more attractive it is to birds. A lavishly illustrated chapter provides ideas and inspiration for creating bird havens by profiling “Birdy Backyard All-Stars, ” fifteen homeowners from around the country who have actively worked to create bird-friendly habitats.
Two of the best-known names in birding—peterson and Bird Watcher’s Digest—team up to provide reliable, expert advice on how to attract the birds you want into your yard. Which birds use nest boxes? what’s required to maintain a birdhouse? what kind of habitat will attract which birds? What does it take to be a bluebird trail operator? What does it mean if baby birds or eggs disappear from their nest?Bill Thompson III answers all of these questions and more, helping readers to create yards and gardens where birds will make their homes and raise their young.
Bird Homes and Habitats 3 Peterson Field Guides/Bird Watcher's Digest Backyard Bird Guides #ad - It’s easy enough to hang a birdfeeder. But there are plenty of other things that can attract birds to a landscape—and, water, birds need four essentials: food, in fact, shelter, and a place to nest.
Stokes Butterfly Book : The Complete Guide to Butterfly Gardening, Identification, and BehaviorLittle, Brown and Company STOKESBF #ad - Copiously illustrated with maps, and full-color photographs, line drawings, this large format paperback book contains the essential information that backyard nature enthusiasts want and need -- to attract butterflies to their yards.
Hummingbirds: A Life-size Guide to Every SpeciesHarper Design #ad - Harper Design. Hummingbirds have always held popular appeal, jewel-like color, with their visual brilliance, extraordinary flight dexterity, and remarkably small size. This is the first book to profile all 338 known species, from the Saw-billed Hermit to the Scintillant Hummingbird. Every bird is shown life-size in glorious full-color photographs.
Hummingbirds: A Life-size Guide to Every Species #ad - Every species profile includes a flight map and key statistics, as well as information about behavior, plumage, and habitat. This authoritative guide has been annotated by the world's leading experts on hummingbirds and features a foreword by renowned birding author Pete Dunne.
The National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American ButterfliesKnopf Alfred A. Knopf #ad - Isbn: 9780394519142. The species account for each butterfly provides measurements, and information on coloring or distinguishing markings, habitat, flight period, descriptions of each stage of the life cycle, and range. Harper Design. It features a durable vinyl biding, color plates visually arranged by shape and color, and thumb-tab silhouettes for quick and easy identification of butterflies in the field.
The most comprehensive field guide available to North American butterflies--a must-have for any enthusiast's day pack or home library--from the go-to reference source for over 18 million nature lovers. The national audubon society field guide to Butterflies is an easy-to-use, the most common skippers, essential guide to all true butterflies, and many migrants and strays.
The National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Butterflies #ad - . Author: National Audubon Society.
Gardening for Butterflies: How You Can Attract and Protect Beautiful, Beneficial InsectsTimber Press #ad - Author: National Audubon Society. Harper Design. You will learn why butterflies matter, why they are in danger, and what simple steps we can take to make a difference. No matter the size or shape of your growing area, this will guide you through creating a butterfly-friendly space. Mother earth news welcome the world’s most exquisite visitors to your garden! Gardening for Butterflies, by the experts at the Xerces Society, introduces you to a variety of butterflies who need our help, and shows you how to design a habitat where they will thrive.
Isbn: 9780394519142. You'll also learn how to choose the right plants and how to create a garden that flutters and flourishes with life. This optimistic call to arms is packed with everything you need to create a beautiful, pollinator-friendly garden.
The Hummingbird Book: The Complete Guide to Attracting, Identifying, and Enjoying HummingbirdsLittle, Brown and Company STOKESHUM #ad - The book includes: * range maps and full-color photographs to help you identify and locate hummingbirds * information on how to select the proper feeders, what to use in them, and when to take them down * Advice on what flowers to plant to attract hummingbirds in your part of the country * Amazing facts about hummingbirds, breeding habits, such as how fast they fly and how much they weigh * Guidelines for photographing hummingbirds * Complete information on hummingbird behavior, including flight displays, and feeding * A special section on attracting orioles, when to put them up, with photographs and behavior guides for each of the eight species found in North America * A resource list for hummingbird supplies.
Isbn: 9780394519142. Harper Design. Hummingbirds. First edition, 1989. The stokes hummingbird book provides all the information you need to bring hummingbirds up close, identify them, and understand their fascinating and varied behavior. Author: National Audubon Society. Attract amazing hummingbirds to your backyard! With this comprehensive, beautifully illustrated guide, you'll find it easy to attract these tiny jewel-like birds to your own yard.
The Hummingbird Book: The Complete Guide to Attracting, Identifying, and Enjoying Hummingbirds #ad - Glossy Paperback. Donald & lillian Stokes, Authors.
A Field Guide to Hummingbirds of North America Peterson Field GuidesHoughton Mifflin Harcourt #ad - Hummingbirds. First edition, 1989. Isbn: 9780394519142. Species accounts provide in-depth information on plumage, molt, habitat, similar species, behavior, distribution, taxonomy, songs and calls, wing sounds, and conservation concerns. The 31 color plates illustrate 28 species, 3 forms of albinism, 7 hybrid combinations, and 4 species of sphinx moths often mistaken for hummingbirds.
Covering 31 north american species, with more than 250 color photos and 33 maps, this is the most comprehensive field guide to hummingbirds. Introductory chapters cover the natural history of hummingbirds, ways to attract and feed them, and major hot spots in the United States and Canada for observing these fascinating birds.
A Field Guide to Hummingbirds of North America Peterson Field Guides #ad - Author: National Audubon Society. Glossy Paperback. Donald & lillian Stokes, Authors. Little, brown and Company, Publishers. Color illustrations. Harper Design. Detailed range maps show breeding, and year-round distribution, non-breeding, migration routes, and records outside expected areas of occurrence.
Stokes Beginner's Guide to HummingbirdsLittle, Brown and Company STOKESBEGHUM #ad - Hummingbirds. Little Brown and Company. Author: National Audubon Society. A pocket-size, containing dozens of full-color photographs that enable readers of all ages to identify the most common species; range maps; tips on attracting hummingbirds, life cycle, information on habitat needs, simple-to-use guide tohummingbirds, brilliantly colorful, food preferences; and much more.
Harper Design. Glossy Paperback. Donald & lillian Stokes, Authors. Little, brown and Company, Publishers. Color illustrations. First edition, 1989. Isbn: 9780394519142.