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Sibley Guide to Birds
David Allen Sibley

From David Sibley, renowned artist and birder, comes this landmark field identification guide to North American birds containing his superbly lucid and comprehensive text and more than 6,500 of his paintings: beautiful, richly detailed, and brilliantly reproduced in full color. Sibley depicts and annotates 810 species and 350 regional populations, showing their stages, forms, shapes, colors, and markings. He describes each species’ calls and provides a full-color range map showing each species’ migration routes as well as its summer, winter, and breeding locations. This guide will long remain the definitive and indispensable reference tool for the identification and understanding of North American birds. 544 pages, 6 x 9 1/2, full-color illustrations. Flexibound.

National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America - 5th Edition

This is the ultimate birder’s field guide—sturdy, easy to carry and use, and featuring the most complete information among bird guides. It features all species known to breed in North America, including those that are regular visitors to our continent or that drop in occasionally—more than 800 in all. Now in its fourth edition, revisions include 250 updated range maps, new classification information, and a revised, quick-use index. This edition is lavishly illustrated with 480 pages, 5 x 8, full-color illustrations, range maps. Paperback.

Price: $35.00
Eastern or Western Field Guide: $19.95

Price: $24.00

Peterson’s Field Guide to the Birds - East
Roger Tory Peterson

Peterson’s Field Guides remain the standard by which all other field guides are judged. Multiple birds per page with arrows pointing to field marks makes for quicker and easier identification. This long-awaited new fifth edition contains updated range maps throughout, with authoritative large maps available in the back of the book. The expanded format allows for easier use and quicker identification. The plates and images have been revised for greater accuracy. 448 pages, 5 x 8, full-color illustrations, range maps. Flexibound.

Sibley’s Birding Basics
David Allen Sibley

David Allen Sibley details everything the birder needs to know to identify species. Even experts will be able to use this book to hone their skills of identification. Sibley tells us when and where to look for birds, and explains the basic concepts of identification: shape and size of the bird itself, and the colors and other defining features of the feathers. He describes how best to note and interpret these characteristics, and how to use observable behavior, habitat information, and bird calls. Each point is illustrated with Sibley’s extraordinary full-color paintings—all of them made specifically for this volume—which range from a detail of a feather to a view of the whole bird. 154 pages, 5 x 8 1/4, full-color illustrations, b&w illustrations. Paperback.

Price: $19.95

Price: $15.95

Birds of North America
Kenn Kaufman

Beginner or expert, every birder needs a field guide that is accurate, readable, and easy to use. Birds of North America is a back-to-basics guide produced by one of the foremost birding experts, with a clear and direct approach to recognizing every North American bird. Kenn Kaufman’s innovative technique of combining the best features of photographs and paintings results in the most accurate and helpful images to appear in a field guide. The photographs, by some of North America’s top photographers, are digitally enhanced to illustrate the field marks necessary for quick and easy identification. 384 pages, 4 1/2 x 7 1/2, full-color enhanced photographs. Flexibound.

Stokes Field Guide to Birds
Don and Lillian Stokes

The Stokes Field Guide to Birds is the easiest-to-use and most comprehensive photographic field guide to North American birds—from the country’s preeminent writers on birds and nature. Drawing on more than twenty years’ experience as bird and wildlife experts, Donald and Lillian Stokes have produced field guides that are factually, visually, and organizationally superior to other photographic guides. 495 pages, 5 x 8 1/4, full-color photographs, range maps, tab index. Paperback.

Price: $18.95

Eastern Region or Western Region    Price: $17.99