Notably different subspecies, males and females, and color morphs are illustrated. On facing pages, the guide features brief texts for field identification as well as detailed range maps with locality records. Short, concise introductory chapters will include general information on Bolivian birds and their conservation as well as hints on where to watch and how to identify birds in Bolivia.
All proceeds Armonia receives from the sale of this book will go directly toward bird conservation, ecotourism capacity building, and raising environmental awareness in Bolivia.
Asociacion Armonia is the leading bird conservation organization in Bolivia, committed to the protection of the country's most threatened species and their habitats. For over 20 years, Armonia's conservation actions have been based on scientific studies and the active involvement of local communities, respecting their culture and knowledge, and improving their quality of life.
24 cm x 16.5 cm by 3 cm. Principal illustrators: C.C. Tofte, H. Slongo, J.Q. Vidoz, O. Tintaya, M. Kessler, and J. Fjeldsa. 230 color plates.
Publication sponsored by the American Bird Conservancy, Bolivian Ministry of Environment and Water, US Fish & Wildlife Service, US Department of State, The World Wildlife Fund. The bulk of the price goes directly to Armonia.