Southern Appalachian Birds: An Introduction to Familliar Species (Paperback)
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The elusive wild turkey is one of over 400 species of birds found in this area's diverse habitats. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar species of birds found in the Appalachian region spanning Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina and Virginia. A map of prominent regional bird-viewing hotspots is also included. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by visitors and residents alike. Made in the USA.
About the Author
Zoologist Jim Kavanagh has made a career out of introducing novices to plants, animals, the sciences and world cultures. In addition to creating over 500 simplified nature guides, he has also authored guides to languages, cities and outdoor skills. An avid traveler and backpacker, Kavanagh's path has taken him around the world to many remote destinations including the upper Amazon, Africa, Australia, and the Arctic Circle (and this is just the As). He is also the author of a series of state-specific guides to common species and natural attractions and a children's book on evolution.