A field guide to warblers of North America by Jon Dunn

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston .

Written in English

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  • North America

Subjects:

  • Wood warblers -- North America -- Identification

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Book details

Other titlesWarblers
StatementJon J. Dunn and Kimball L. Garrett ; illustrated by Thomas R. Schultz and Cindy House ; maps by Sue A. Tackett and Larry O. Rosche.
SeriesThe Peterson field guide series
ContributionsGarrett, Kimball., National Audubon Society., National Wildlife Federation., Roger Tory Peterson Institute.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL696.P2438 D85 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 656 p. :
Number of Pages656
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL666535M
ISBN 100395389712, 0395783216
LC Control Number97012213

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The guide is illustrated with both paintings and photographs, including a helpful comparison of the undersides of warbler tails and undertail coverts. The text provides a detailed description of key identification points and the life history of each warbler/5. "The Peterson Field Guides series has added another weapon to its considerable arsenal of bird-identification guidebooks: a field guide devoted solely to the warblers of North America.

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This has pictures of each warbler type, their tail feathers and detailed information on each bird. Birds of North America. A Field Guide to Warblers of North America. This laminated, waterproof, folding field guide is a must for anyone who wants to identify warblers anywhere in North America – and they fit in your back pocket when you complete your ID conclusion.

A Field Guide to Warblers of North America by Jon Dunn; Kimball Garrett and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This watercolor painting features Warblers of North America as a field guide chart.

It features the following warblers, in their beautiful adult male plumage: American Redstart, Bay-breasted Warbler, Black and White Warbler, Blackburnian Warbler, Blackpoll Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Black-throated Gray Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Cape May Warbler, Blue-winged Warbler.

A Field Guide to North American Warblers is an excellent field guide in the Peterson Field Guide series, published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in The first comprehensive field guide to North American warblers describes all 60 species in detail, from field marks and vocalizations to mating habits and preferred habitats.

A field guide to warblers of North America by Jon Dunn. Publication date Topics Wood warblers -- North America -- Identification Publisher Houghton Mifflin Co. Collection Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on September 4, Pages: Donald and Lillian Stokes are the authors of more than twenty highly successful nature guides, including the bestselling Stokes Field Guide to Birds, the Stokes Beginner's Guides, the Stokes Nature Guides, and the Stokes Backyard Nature Books.

They divide their time between New Hampshire /5(28). A Field Guide to Warblers of North America, though 15 years old now, is still the best identification guide for our North American warblers, and one of the select few family ID guides that every birder should have in their library." - Grant McCreary (), read the full review at The Birder's Library.

Most often, bird-watchers buy field guides covering a limited area, although that area might still be fairly large. In North America, the most common areas are the western and eastern halves. Field Guide to Warblers of North America by Kimball Garrett,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(81).

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The Peterson Field Guides series has added another weapon to its considerable arsenal of bird-identification guidebooks: a field guide devoted solely to the warblers of North America.

Warblers, those small, sprightly, colorful songbirds that move north through the continent for the breeding season, have always delighted and simultaneously /5(37). For a more detailed description of just the US warblers, the Field Guide to Warblers of North America by Dunn is recommended.

The range maps are the weakest aspect of this book. They provide general outlines of only the continents or islands. These outlines are often too vague to pinpoint the location of the bird's range/5(5).

A field guide that revolutionizes warbler identification Warblers are among the most challenging birds to identify. They exhibit an array of seasonal plumages and have distinctive yet oft-confused calls and songs.

The Warbler Guide enables you to quickly identify any of the 56 species of warblers in the United States and Canada/5(). BOOK REVIEWS A Field Guide to the Warblers of North America, by Jon L. Dunn and Kimball L. Garrett, illustrated by Thomas R.

Schultz and Cindy House. Houghton Mifflin, Boston. pages, 32 color plates, 13 line drawings, color photo- graphs, 60 color maps. Hardback $30, paperback $ ISBN All the field guides by Roger Tory Peterson are the tops in the field. This book is specific to only warblers.

The area in which I live, the Southern Appalichians, is one of the most diverse forest areas in North America. One of the best places to view warblers in summer, but also in the spring and fall as they migrate back to South s: 6. National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America. The Nat Geo Guide includes all species known to breed in North America - described as the land extending northward from the northern border of Mexico, plus adjacent islands and seas within about miles of the coast.

The first comprehensive field guide to North American warblers describes all 60 species in detail, from field marks and vocalizations to mating habits and preferred habitats. The 32 color paintings use the unique Peterson Identification System to indicate what distinguishes one bird from another.

color photographs show various plumages for each species, and 60 large color maps show species' : Paperback. The first comprehensive field guide to North American warblers describes all 60 species in detail, from field marks and vocalizations to mating habits and preferred habitats.

The 32 color paintings use the unique Peterson Identification System to indicate what distinguishes one bird from another. color photographs show various plumages for each species, and 60 large color maps show species' ranges.

Genre/Form: Field guides: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dunn, Jon L. (Jon Lloyd), Field guide to warblers of North America. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., The Peterson Field Guides book series by multiple authors includes books A Field Guide to the Birds of Eastern and Central North America, 4th Edition (Peterson Field Guide Series), A Field Guide to Western Birds: Field Marks of All Species Found in North America West of the th Meridian and North of Mexico (Peterson Field Guides(R)), A Field Guide to Shells of the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts and the West.

I consider this the best identification guide to North American warblers." – Grant McCreary (), read the full review at The Birder's Library "The Warbler Guide is a fine book crammed with photographs, tips, expert advice, innovation and information designed to help identify a unique and beautiful set of birds.".

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Birding; Photography; Activities and DIY ; Travel; Binocular Guide ; Spotting Scope Guide. A Field Guide to Warblers of North America | All 60 North American species are described in detail, from field marks and vocalizations to mating habits and preferred habitats; 32 color paintings use the unique Peterson Identification System to show clearly the marks that distinguish one bird from another - in confusing fall as well as colorful spring plumages; color photographs accompany Brand: Houghton Mifflin.

This first complete field guide to one of the most challenging and interesting groups of birds in North America describes in detail each of the 60 warbler species, from its field marks to its mating habits. color photos. 32 color paintings. 50 drawings.

60 color range maps. "This book is certainly worthy of a place on anyone's heaving book shelf. It is refreshing, stunningly illustrated and importantly, educational. If you want to get to grips with North America's Warblers, you will need to tightly grip The Warbler Guide!"—David Lindo, Urban Birder "The Warbler Guide is an amazing addition to every birder's.

A Field Guide to Western Birds: A Completely New Guide to Field Marks of All Species Found in North America West of the th Meridian and North of Mexico by Roger Tory Peterson Ratings 16 Reviews published 13 editions. I bought Birds of North America, popularly known as the Golden Guide, the year it came out, when I was 6, and it's still my go-to guide.

This edition - illustrated by Arthur Singer - has been out of print for several years, and in the birding world it has been out of fashion for considerably longer/5. A field guide that revolutionizes warbler identification Warblers are among the most challenging birds to identify.

They exhibit an array of seasonal plumages and have distinctive yet oft-confused calls and songs. The Warbler Guide enables you to quickly identify any of the 56 species of warblers in the United States and Canada. The Warbler Guide. Sparrows of the US and Canada. Hawks in Flight.

Hawks from Every Angle. The Crossley ID Guide: Raptors. The Shorebird Guide. Peterson Reference Guide to Gulls of the Americas. Petrels, Albatrosses, and Storm-Petrels of North America. Rare Birds of North America. Each of these books is an excellent companion for the advanced. Buy Field Guide to Warblers of North America (Peterson Field Guides) First Edition by Garrett, Kimball (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low /5(32). World-renowned birder Kenn Kaufman addresses a long-running paradox of bird field guides with his Focus beginning birdwatchers prefer photographic guides like those by Donald Stokes, the physical traits that make identification easier are more readily discerned in the idealized paintings of illustrative guides like those by Roger Tory Peterson and National Geo/5.

The book A Field Guide to Warblers of North America, commonly referred to as the Peterson Warblers Guide, is a highly specialized field guide, on the topic of warblers. It is not suitable for beginning birders, but it is an outstanding resource for advanced birders looking to master the topic of warbler identification.

The first comprehensive field guide to North American warblers describes all 60 species in detail, from field marks and vocalizations to mating habits and preferred habitats.

The 32 color paintings use the unique Peterson Identification System to indicate what distinguishes one bird from another. color photographs show various plumages for each species, and 60 large color maps show species. Warblers of North America provides comprehensive coverage of all the regularly occurring warblers of NA, plus a few rarities.

Over photos include breeding adults, nonbreeding and first-winter plumages of many species where pertinent, and immature male and female photos of some species.

The Peterson Field Guides (PFG) are a popular and influential series of American field guides intended to assist the layman in identification of birds, plants, insects and other natural phenomena. The series was created and edited by renowned ornithologist Roger Tory Peterson (–).

His inaugural volume was the classic book A Field Guide to the Birds, published (as were all. The Hooded Warbler is a member of the wood warbler's family. The male has a greenish-yellow body with a black hood that covers the head and neck.

It has a yellow face. The female has a green body with a yellow face, breast and flanks. Both sexes have white outer tail feathers. These warblers are seen in the southeastern regions of North America.Dunn, Jon, and Kimball Garrett.

A Field Guide to the Warblers of North America. Houghton Mifflin, Boston. This book covers only North American warblers (but includes Baja California and Mexican vagrants that have crossed the U.S.

border); it is thus not a true "family" book. At 60 species is has just over half of the family. But, I think you would enjoy having this book too. I am on the fence about whether this is a good book for beginner birders.

I think the Stokes Field Guide to Warblers () and Chris G. Earley’s Warblers of the Great Lakes Region & Eastern North America () may be far less intimidating choices.

I would be very interested in hearing your.

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