Peterson Field Guide to Birds of Minnesota

Peterson Field Guide to Birds of Minnesota

by Roger Tory Peterson

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Identifying a bird is just a tap away with the Peterson Field Guide to Birds of Minnesota. Peterson's art, conveying each bird's essence, and the innovative Peterson Identification System, are all at the casual bird watcher's disposal. 400 species are in this visual treasure chest. Arrows point to the key field marks that distinguish each species, and range maps tell users where and when to find the birds. Add in descriptions of habitats, vocalizations, similar species, and an easy-to-use index, and a bird watcher is fully prepared to enjoy the natural wonders of Minnesota.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780544022874
Publisher: HMH Books
Publication date: 10/02/2012
Series: Peterson Field Guides
Sold by: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 420
Sales rank: 1,035,985
File size: 116 MB
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About the Author

Roger Tory Peterson, the father of the modern-day field guide, was one of the most influential Americans of the twentieth century. Credited with getting millions out into the field to watch birds, he received countless awards and honorary degrees, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The creator of the Peterson Field Guide series and author of many books, he was a talented artist, writer, and photographer.
ROGER TORY PETERSON, one of the world’s greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars.

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