"Handbook of North American Birds" by Ralph S.              Palmer

Handbook of North American Birds Volume 4, Diurnal Raptors (Part 1) Ralph S. Palmer

Format:
Hardback
Publication date:
10 Sep 1988
ISBN:
9780300040593
Imprint:
Yale University Press
Dimensions:
448 pages: 254 x 178mm
Illustrations:
64 b-w illus.

Describes the physical features, field identification, habitat, distribution, migration, reproduction, and habits of American species and subspecies north of Mexico.

"It is a valuable reference for all who encounter ducks and their relatives either professionally or as an avocation and provides access to the vast literature of this popular group of birds."?The Conservationist


"These clearly written, well-documented volumes include a wealth of previously unpublished data. Ecologists, naturalists, and wildlife administrators will find in this series a standard reference for North American waterfowl. Recommended for college libraries, and for all persons with an interest in waterfowl."?Choice