Pete Dunne on Bird Watching

Pete Dunne on Bird Watching

The How-to, Where-to, and When-to of Birding

Book - 2003
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Pete Dunne has taught birding to beginners for years, but he has never found the right book to help them get started. Now the popular birding author identifies the skills and tools available to people with any amount of interest, great or small, in bird watching. Beginning with backyard birding and moving through a quick but comprehensive survey of tools of the trade, Dunne outlines ten basic, simple steps in bird identification that can make a birder out of the most casual of observers. He goes on to show beginning birders how to use their skills to explore new horizons through birding by ear, birding by telescope, and finding and identifying rare or difficult birds. Written in the lively, authoritative style that has made Dunne one of the most popular writers in this field today, Pete Dunne on Bird Watching will inspire in readers both a growing passion for birding and a lifelong respect for the natural world and its inhabitants.


Baker & Taylor
The bird expert provides an introduction to the world of birding, outlining the tools and techniques of birdwatching, ten keys to bird identification, the art of birding by sound and by scope, and how to locate difficult to find birds.

Baker
& Taylor

The noted bird expert provides an authoritative introduction to the world of birding, outlining the tools and techniques of birdwatching, ten simple keys to bird identification, the art of birding by sound and by scope, how to locate difficult to find birds, and more. Original.

Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2003
ISBN: 9780395906866
0395906865
Branch Call Number: 598.07234 Dun
Characteristics: xvi, 334 p. : ill

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