Sibley Birds West

Sibley Birds West

Field Guide to Birds of Western North America

Book - 2016 | Second edition
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"Covering North American species of the Rocky Mountains and west, [offering] a wealth of improvements and updates"--Front flap.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2016
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9780307957924
Branch Call Number: 598.097 SI116SW 2016
Characteristics: xxv, 477 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 20 cm


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Jun 23, 2016

Sibley is the logical successor to Audubon and Peterson, writing and illustrating his guides which provide pretty much everything an amateur birder needs to identify our feathered friends. Sibley covers appearance of both adults & juveniles, their flight characteristics, range maps and a short summary of birdsong & calls because, after all, we often hear a bird before we see him. With this guide, I've identified all the birds I saw on my vacation as well as the ones hanging around my deck!


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