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Washington birds, their locations and identification

Earl Junior Larrison

Washington birds, their locations and identification

by Earl Junior Larrison

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Published by Seattle Audubon Society in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Washington (State)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Earl J. Larrison and Klaus G. Sonnenberg ; illustrated by Zella M. Schultz.
    SeriesTrailside series, Trailside series
    ContributionsSonnenberg, Klaus G., Schultz, Zella M., Seattle Audubon Society.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination258 p. :
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14649432M

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Washington birds, their locations and identification. Seattle: Seattle Audubon Society, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Earl J Larrison; Klaus G Sonnenberg; Zella M Schultz; Seattle Audubon Society.

: Washington Birds: Their Location and Identification: Trade Paperback -- Fair -- Ex-Library -- Other than much cover wear, book is tight and structurally sound -- Reading Copy Only -- pages with index and illustrations.

Make bird watching in Washington even more enjoyable. With Stan Tekiela’s famous field guide, bird identification is simple and informative. There’s no need to look through dozens of photos of birds that don’t live in your area.

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Backyard Birds of Washington is a handy expert guide to identifying, attracting, and providing habitat for the top 25 wild birds most likely to be seen in /5(41). Being fairly new to birding in Washington, this book helps me narrow down my choices and correctly identify the bird.

The illustrations could use some work--they don't have birds in all of their different plumages and ages, but if you have your regular field guide with you, it's not too much of a problem.

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