Birds Nests and Eggs

Author: Mel Boring
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Pub
ISBN: 0836820398
Release Date: 1998-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A guide to identifying fifteen different birds, providing information about the physical characteristics and habits of each, as well as about the nests they build and the eggs they lay.

Birds Nests Eggs and Egg Collecting

Author: Richard Kearton
Publisher: Palala Press
ISBN: 1355806968
Release Date: 2016-05-07

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

Collins Field Guide Bird Nests Eggs and Nestlings of Britain and Europe

Author: Colin James Oliver Harrison
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 0007130392
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Nature

This revised edition is a field guide covering the nests, eggs and nestlings of European birds. It allows identification in the field of all these stages, with detailed information of when and where birds breed, coloured illustrations of all the chicks of all the common birds, plus photographs of the eggs and drawings of the nest.

A Field Guide to Western Birds Nests

Author: Hal H. Harrison
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0618164375
Release Date: 2001-09-30
Genre: Nature

The nests and eggs of all the common birds found west of the Mississippi are covered in detail - 520 species in all. More than 400 photographs show the nests and eggs in their typical habitats. Descriptive text includes color, shape, and number of eggs for each species, plus information on nesting materials, construction, and dimensions.

Eastern Birds Nests

Author: Hal H. Harrison
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0395936098
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Nature

Describes the ranges, habitats, nests, and eggs of 285 species

Australian Birds

Author: Gordon Beruldsen
ISBN: 0646427989
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Birds

A guide to nests and eggs of those birds known to breed in Australia.

Field Guide to Bird Nests and Eggs of Alaska s Coastal Tundra

Author: Timothy Dale Bowman
Publisher: University of Alaska Sea Grant
ISBN: STANFORD:36105121536929
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Nature

This water-resistant, color-illustrated book helps in identification of nests and eggs of birds on Alaska's coastal tundra. It covers the Alaska Peninsula, the Bering and Chukchi sea coasts, and the Arctic Coastal Plain including the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and includes photos of the birds.

Our Birds Nests and Eggs and How to Know Them

Author: E. Fitch Daglish
Publisher: Parker Press
ISBN: 9781447410690
Release Date: 2011-05-01

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Roberts Guide to the Nests and Eggs of Southern African Birds

Author: Warwick Rowe Tarboton
Publisher: Jacana Media
ISBN: 0620506296
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Nature

Filled with beautiful images, this new field guide presents the nesting habits of the 730 bird species known to breed in southern Africa. From vultures and eagles to waxbills and cisticolas, this comprehensively cross-referenced book contains up-to-date information about each species—when and where they nest, what the nest and eggs look like, and how long it takes for the eggs to hatch. A perfect gift for nature-lovers, it also includes accurately colored, life-size reproductions of all the species’ eggs, no matter how big or small.

Nests Eggs and Incubation

Author: S. James Reynolds
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198718666
Release Date: 2015-08-13
Genre: Birds

Nests, Eggs, and Incubation brings together a global team of leading authorities to provide a comprehensive overview of the fascinating and diverse field of avian reproduction. Starting with a new assessment of the evolution of avian reproductive biology in light of recent research, the book goes on to cover four broad areas: the nest, the egg, incubation, and the study of avian reproduction. New research on nest structures, egg traits, and life history is incorporated, whilst contemporary methodologies such as self-contained temperature probes and citizen science are also discussed. Applied chapters describe how biological knowledge can be applied to challenges such as urbanisation and climate change. The book concludes by suggesting priorities for future research. This book builds upon the foundations laid down by Charles Deeming's 2002 work Avian Incubation (available for readers of this book to access online for free), much of which remains relevant today. Read in conjunction with this previous volume, it provides an up-to-date and thorough review of egg biology, nest function, and incubation behaviour, which will be an essential resource for students of avian biology, as well as both professional and amateur ornithologists working in the field of avian reproduction.

Birds Nesting and Egg Collecting

Author: J. G. Black
Publisher: Home Farm Books
ISBN: 9781406799101
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Originally published in 1920 when collecting bird's egss was a legal and accepted pastime for young and old. The author was a true countryman and sporting gentleman with a great knowledge and much experience of British birds and their ways.Contents Include: Where and when to look equipment climbing egg collections records the birds, their nests and eggs, and their breeding habits observation haunts nesting calendar many illustrations of of eggs and nests etc. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Home Farm Books are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.Keywords: British Birds Eggs Farm Books Countryman 1900s Pastime Gentleman Illustrations Observation Egg Artwork Collections