Birds of the Canadian Rockies

By: George W. Scotter; Tom J. Ulrich; Edgar T. Jones

Price: $16.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 170 pages with three large full color photos per page on R. page with descriptions on L. page featuring birds from the following families: Loon, Grebe, Pelican, Heron, Waterfowl, Hawk, Falcon, Grouse, Rail, Crane, Plover, Avocet, Sandpiper, Gull etc. etc. -- at least 25 more listed in the contents. Map at front.


Stock Description


Birds of the Canadian Rockies is a comprehensive guide featuring birds from the entire Canadian Rocky Mountain region, including national and provincial parks, and wilderness areas. Perfect for nature lovers, backpackers, travellers, and backyard birders of all ages and skills, this conveniently-sized and easy-to-use book is a Rocky Mountain classic. Each of the more than 200 bird descriptions contains fascinating information about the bird's appearance, habits, and environment, and is accompanied by a beautiful and accurate colour photograph. It also contains maps, diagrams of bird parts, common and scientific names, a list of bird families covered, a glossary of terms, hints on where to look for birds, and a detailed bird checklist. In this book, Dr. Scotter interprets over thirty years of field study in language the layman can readily understand. His vivid descriptions combine with the photographic artistry of Tom Ulrich and Edgar T. Jones to produce a reference guide without peer.

Title: Birds of the Canadian Rockies

Author: George W. Scotter; Tom J. Ulrich; Edgar T. Jones

Categories: Birds, Canada, Animals, Outdoor Recreation/Adventure,

Publisher: Fifth House Books: 1999

ISBN Number: 1894004221

ISBN Number 13: 9781894004220

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Birds

Seller ID: 144409

Keywords: Canadian, Canada, Bird, Famlies, Descriptions, Photos, Environment, Watching, Birding, Loon, Grebe, Pelican, Heron, Waterfowl, Hawk, Falcon, grouse, Rail, Crane, Plover, Avocet, Sandpiper, Gull,