Birds of the Pacific Northwest
A Photographic Guide
- PUBLISHED: July 2020
- SUBJECT LISTING: Pacific Northwest / Natural History, Natural History, Nature and Environment
- BIBLIOGRAPHIC INFORMATION: 464 Pages, 5.5 x 8.5 in, 900 color illus.
- ISBN: 9780295748054
- Publisher: University of Washington Press
In this updated edition of their best-selling field guide, renowned bird experts Tom Aversa, Richard Cannings, and Hal Opperman illuminate the key identification traits, vocalizations, seasonal statuses, habitat preferences, and feeding behaviors of bird species from British Columbia to southern Oregon.
• Compact full-page accounts feature maps and more than 900 color photographs by the region’s top bird photographers
• Comprehensive revisions to taxonomic structure and sequencing of avian families to align with the most current print and online resources
• Territorial range covers much of British Columbia; all of Washington, Oregon, and Idaho; and parts of western Montana and Wyoming
Spanning a vast, distinctive region rich in protected wildlands and iconic national parks, Birds of the Pacific Northwest is a superlative, complete resource for enjoying the many bird species found in the region.
Authors & Contributors
Tom Aversa teaches about wildlife and captive wildlife care at Unity College in Maine. Richard Cannings is a renowned naturalist, conservationist, and bird expert. Hal Opperman is past editor of Washington Birds, the Washington Ornithological Society’s journal.
An essential reference for birders west of the continental divide, particularly for intermediate and advanced observers.- Western Birds: The Quarterly Journal of Western Field Ornithologists