Publisher: Alaska Northwest Books, 2015.
Guide Type: Field Guide
Edition: Sixth edition.
Guide to the Birds of Alaska has been a must-have for Alaska birders for more than thirty years. In the new sixth edition, Armstrong provides completely updated text and hundreds of new photographs. Every bird is now illustrated including the casuals and accidentals. This comprehensive guide provides the most current knowledge about the birds in Alaska, including the 499 species on the 2013 list.
Includes color photographs of all 499 species of birds found in Alaska, with detailed information on field marks, status and distribution, behavior, similar species, voice, and habitat. Includes a map of Alaska's six biogeographic regions and a comprehensive checklist, plus a list of casual and accidental species, with regions where the birds have been sighted, and a comprehensive reading list and index.Item #12957