Wild Birds of California
California is a great place for wild birds and the people who enjoy watching them! Over 600 bird species— about two-thirds of the birds found in North America—inhabit, migrate, or visit here. This lavishly photographed volume features usual and unusual birds in their wildland homes throughout California seashores, deserts, mountains, wetlands, foothills, valleys, and chaparral country.
Text by Northern California naturalist David Lukas examines the environmental history of birding in the Golden State. Extensive captions accompany more than 100 color photographs by some of California's premier bird photographers.
This classic book about California Birds is now OUT OF PRINT. We still have a handful of copies. Their covers have scratches, dings or dents, but their insides are in good shape. While our supply lasts you can buy them at 15% off the list price of $19.95. Call if you want more details about this one time offer.
10" x 9-5/8" full-color cover 147 color photographs July 2000. Published by Companion Press.
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