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Book of North American Birds

James Cassidy - Nature - 2004 - 576 pages
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Elliott Coues: Naturalist and Frontier Historian

Paul Russell Cutright, Michael J. Brodhead - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 509 pages
"Best known as the author of the pioneering Key to North American Birds, Elliott Coues (1842-99) was one of America's most renowned but least understood ornithologists and ...
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Red-winged Blackbirds: Decision-making and Reproductive Success

Les D. Beletsky, Gordon H. Orians - Nature - 1996 - 294 pages
Drawing on detailed data from their sixteen-year study of red-winged blackbirds in the marshes of Washington's Columbia National Wildlife Refuge, Beletsky and Orians analyze ...
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Coloniality in the Cliff Swallow: The Effect of Group Size on Social Behavior

Charles R. Brown, Mary Bomberger Brown - Nature - 1996 - 566 pages
Many animal species live and breed in colonies. Although biologists have documented numerous costs and benefits of group living, such as increased competition for limited ...
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Those of the Gray Wind, the Sandhill Cranes

Paul A. Johnsgard - Nature - 1986 - 116 pages
With Paul Johnsgard, we follow the annual migration of the sandhill cranes from the American Southwest to their Alaskan mating grounds and then home again. It is a flight ...
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Birds of the Rocky Mountains

Paul A. Johnsgard - Nature - 1992 - 504 pages
"This comprehensive reference work . . . describes in detail 354 species found in a 353,000 square mile area, from the 40th parallel in Colorado north to the 52nd parallel in ...
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The Rhetoric of Science in the Evolution of American Ornithological Discourse

John T. Battalio - Business & Economics - 1998 - 221 pages
An analysis of the rhetoric of science in the evolution of American ornithological discourse. It covers: the emergence of American ornithological discourse; discourse models ...
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Crane Music: A Natural History of American Cranes

Paul A. Johnsgard - Nature - 1998 - 136 pages
Graced with illustrations by the author, Crane Music introduces the two North American crane species. The sandhill, most often seen, is within easy reach of bird-watchers in ...
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Building a Backyard Bird Habitat

Scott Shalaway - Nature - 2000 - 116 pages
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Bird Tracks & Sign: A Guide to North American Species

Mark Elbroch, Eleanor Marie Marks - Nature - 2001 - 456 pages
Songbirds, waterfowl, owls, shorebirds, warblers, woodpeckers, nightjars, birds of prey Dozens of feather groups photographed in color A sighting in the field is just one way ...
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