National Geographic field guide to the birds of North America

Front Cover
National Geographic Society, Nov 1, 2002 - Nature - 480 pages
25 Reviews
This field guide for serious birders combines accurate illustrations with useful maps and text in a portable format. Textual information includes notes on identification, behavior, habitat, and song; the illustrations depict individual species in varying plumages.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

This reference is great. - Goodreads
Excellent descriptions but I prefer more photographs. - Goodreads
excellent illustrations! - Goodreads
Great reference for bird watchers - Goodreads
Excellent reference. - Goodreads
I have trouble with only illustrations. - Goodreads

Review: National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America

User Review  - Angelo - Goodreads

This book is about the birds of North America. It talks about how to find, identify, and the age. This book takes you through the world of birds.As you read the book it will tell you where the type of ... Read full review

Review: National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America

User Review  - Tara - Goodreads

i wish i had a pocket version of this so i could carry it with me at all times Read full review



42 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2002)

Frederick A. Day, Professor of Geography, Department of Geography, Southwest Texas State University.

Roger M. Downs, Professor and Head, Department of Geography, Pennsylvania State University.

Paul L. Knox, University Distinguished Professor and Dean, College of Architecture and Urban Studies, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Peter Haynes Meserve, Associate Professor of Geography and Geology, Department of Natural Sciences and Mathematics; Head, Environmental Studies, Columbia College.

Barney Warf, Professor and Chair, Department of Geography, Florida State University.

Bibliographic information