A photographic field guide with one bird featured per page. Each concise species account includes measurements, scientific name, identification description, voice, behavior, and the habitat it is likely to be found in.
Minnesota lies at the crossroads of four major landscapes - prairie grasslands, deciduous woods, coniferous forest and aspen parkland. Each area has distinct habitats for plants and animals and offers unique opportunities for viewing birds. This new book in the American Birding Association Field Guide series build on the excellence of previous titles: Respected Minnesotan native birder - 550 beautiful color photographs featuring over 300 bird species in natural habitats - Clear and concise introduction, identification, habitat, and birdsong text - Tips on when and where to see birds - Organized by type of bird from waterfowl to finches - Complete state checklist, detailed state map, index, and quick index - Perfect portable book for beginning to intermediate birders