Complete Waterfowl Studies: Dabbling and Whistling DucksSchiffer Pub Ltd #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Dabbling ducks and whistling Ducks covers our most-colorful group of waterfowl: ducks on the ponds, lakes, and rivers.
Complete Waterfowl Studies, Vol. 3: Geese and SwansSchiffer Pub Ltd #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Geese and swans covers our goose and swan species of north america, the beautiful little Red-Breasted Goose and Lesser White-Fronted Goose of Europe and Asia, plus the Nene Goose of Hawaii, the Barnacle Goose of Europe, and the mute swan which is native to Europe.
Wings on the Water: The Great Gallery of Ducks, Geese and LoonsWildfowl Carving Magazine #ad - Wings on the Water: The Great Gallery of Ducks, Geese and Loons #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Combines the best reference articles from the pages of wildfowl carving magazine with a new collection of images Provides a wealth of information about more than two dozen aquatic birds An in-depth look at a variety of ducks and geese for carvers and waterfowl enthusiasts alike, described in vivid prose from the magazine's best writers Detailed, intoxicating images by Steve Maslowski, one of the stalwart veterans of wildlife photography Used book in Good Condition.
The Wood Duck and the Mandarin: The Northern Wood DucksUniversity of California Press #ad - This rare circumstance has given Lawton L. The final chapter illuminates the successful work done to protect the North American Wood Duck, which has made a remarkable recovery from near extinction, and the beginning efforts to protect the Mandarin, whose existence in East Asia is seriously threatened. Stunning full-color photographs by renowned wildlife photographers, along with photographs by the authors, capture the exquisite beauty of these much revered birds.
The mandarins' place in Asian art and literature is the subject of Chapter Five. Used book in Good Condition. Shurtleff and christopher savage the opportunity to observe the Northern Wood Ducks' close relationship and is the starting point of this informative and beautifully rendered book. The opening chapters tell how the Wood Duck and the Mandarin came to inhabit the Pacific Flyway and explain their extraordinary similarities.
The Wood Duck and the Mandarin: The Northern Wood Ducks #ad - . Three appendices—plans for building nestboxes, instructions for banding birds, and lists of books and conservation organizations—and a thorough index are valuable resources in a book that will delight bird-lovers and general readers alike. Subsequent chapters discuss the distinctive histories of the two species and describe the birds throughout the seasons in their native flyways.
The only two species in their genus Aix, these Northern Wood Ducks are native to different continents but have long been kept together in captivity. Used book in Good Condition.
Waterfowl of North America, Europe, and Asia: An Identification GuidePrinceton University Press #ad - In addition, the status of each species is treated with up-to-date details on distribution, habitats, population size, and life cycle. Color plates and photos are accompanied by informative captions and 85 distribution maps are also provided. Taken together, this is an unrivaled, must-have reference for any birder with an interest in the world's waterfowl.
A guide to the 84 species of ducks, determination of age and sex, measurements, asia, geographic variations, hybridization, identification features, range and populations, and North America72 color plates with more than 920 illustrations of most plumages and subspecies, voice, and swans of Europe, molt, geese, habitat and life cycle, both in flight and standingMore than 650 color photosDetails on taxonomy, and status in captivity85 distribution mapsDescriptions and illustrations of more than 100 hybrids regularly encountered in the wild Used book in Good Condition.
Waterfowl of North America, Europe, and Asia: An Identification Guide #ad - With 72 stunning color plates that include more than 920 drawings, and in-depth descriptions, this book brings together the most current information on 84 species of Eurasian and North American waterfowl, over 650 superb photos, and on more than 100 hybrids. The guide delves into taxonomy, voice, identification features, determination of age and sex, geographic variations, molt, measurements, and hybridization.
Used book in Good Condition. This is the ultimate guide for anyone who wants to identify the ducks, geese, and swans of North America, Europe, and Asia.