Nature

Birds of the West Indies

    Illustrated by
  • Tracy Pedersen
  • Kristin Williams

ebook

ISBN:
Published:
04/23/2010
Copyright:
2004
Illus:
93 color plates. 181 color maps. 2 line illus.
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Fully illustrated, easy to use, and completely up-to-date, Birds of the West Indies is the only field guide that covers all of the bird species known to occur in the region — including migrants and infrequently occurring forms. Each species is represented by a full description that includes identification field marks, status and range, habitat, and voice. A map showing the bird’s distribution accompanies many species accounts, and plumages of all species are depicted in ninety-three beautifully rendered color plates.


Bird lovers, vacationing tourists, local residents, and “armchair travelers” will all want to own this definitive field guide to the birds of the West Indies.


  • Includes all species recorded in the region

  • Features ninety-three color plates with concise text on facing pages for quick reference and easy identification

  • Species accounts cover identification, voice, status and habitat, and range

  • Color distribution maps


Awards and Recognition

  • Winner of the 2003 Best Bird Book - West Indies, Worldtwitch