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6 edition of Birds of Ecuador Field Guide found in the catalog.

Birds of Ecuador Field Guide

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Published by Comstock Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds (ornithology),
  • Reference works,
  • Nature,
  • Birds & Birdwatching - Guides,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Ecuador,
  • Birds & Birdwatching - General,
  • South America,
  • Birds,
  • Identification

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFrank B. Gill (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7849193M
    ISBN 100801487218
    ISBN 109780801487217

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Birds of Ecuador Field Guide by Robert S. Ridgely Download PDF EPUB FB2

While this 'field guide' to Ecuador has excellent plates it suffers in three very important ways. 1) It is huge. Yes, Ecuador has about twice as many birds as are typically seen in US guides, but because of the added text this book isn't going to be a practical travel book.

/5(93). About this book. Juan Freile and Robin Restall's Birds of Ecuador is a comprehensive guide to the varied, bounteous and endemic-rich avifauna of this biodiversity hotspot, replacing the previous two-volume Helm guide to the country (). The guide covers mainland Ecuador, but excludes Birds of Ecuador Field Guide book Galápagos archipelago.

So if you plan to purchase only one guide and will be visiting areas across North America often, perhaps National Geographic would be your best choice. Peterson Field Guides. Peterson divides their field guides into Eastern/Central and Western Birds. The Eastern/Central Guide covers North America east of the th meridian.

The publication of the master piece A Field Guide to the Birds of Ecuador, by Ridgely and Greenfield brought increasing interest from the international birding community and the opportunity to set deep roots for the newly rising Birds of Ecuador Field Guide book birding community.

This has brought me to the conclusion that this is the right moment to publish a tool. Wildlife of Ecuador: A Photographic Field Guide to Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, and Amphibians (Wildlife Explorer Guides) Andrés Vásquez Noboa.

out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Birds of Ecuador and Galapagos (Pocket Photo Guides) Clive Byers. out of 5 stars /5(10). These widely anticipated volumes comprehensively treat the nearly species of birds that can be found in mainland Ecuador.

Volume 2: Field Guide contains 96 full-colour plates and facing pages of descriptive text, a colour map of Ecuador, 2 line drawings of bird anatomy, silhouette outlines and nearly distribution maps/5().

The Birds of Ecuador Field Guide is a long-awaited, monumental work depicting nearly all of the 1, Birds of Ecuador Field Guide book known to have occurred in Ecuador. Split Book For a more portable and convenient alternative to carrying the full field guide, we can “split” your guide.

A fully functional field guide This guide is the real deal. All the birds, with instantly playable songs for almost all. It's very useful to be able to verify birds by voice, even if you can't learn enough songs to immediately identify what's around you.4/5(18).

This itinerary with Willy Perez will explore the lush habitats of northwestern Ecuador in search of a fantastic array of birds and wildlife, including a variety of antpittas, the amazing Long-wattled Umbrellabird, and with even a chance, albeit small, of seeing Spectacled Bear.

All of the birds of Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands are brought together in a single volume for the first time. Birds of Ecuador Field Guide book With over 4, illustrations, many never Birds of Ecuador Field Guide book published, all major plumages for each species are illustrated and are accompanied with descriptions, identification notes, A new light and truly pocket-sized field guide for the bird /5(6).

Buy The Birds of Ecuador, Volume 2: Field Guide (): NHBS - Robert Ridgely and Paul J Birds of Ecuador Field Guide book, Helm. "I have been on other Field Guide tours and trust them. Who wouldn't want to go to the Galapagos Islands.

The tour was excellent. Guide Willy Perez, I knew from previous reports from other people, knows his birds, is detail-oriented, and very personable and humorous. Your office service was excellent.

Rainforest Publications has a new pocket field guide that shows the diversity of bird life and gives you a glimpse of the beautiful birds that make a living in Ecuador. Take a Look Inside. Many of the birds in this guide are common to the habitats they live in and are easily identified.

This is the interactive mobile field guide version of The Birds of Ecuador by Robert S. Ridgely and Paul J. Greenfield.

Like the paper edition, it is the most complete and authoritative field guide Birds of Ecuador Field Guide book the more than bird species found throughout Ecuador. Every distinct plumage is covered in superb, high-quality color illustrations.3/5(1). out of 5 stars Birds of Ecuador Field Guide.

Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 23 August Verified Purchase. Comprehensive field guide of mainland Ecuador birds, and that is very good.

Nothing about Galapagos birds. On some drawings the colours are too vivid when compared to photographs of the same bird. Read more/5(26). Birds of Western Ecuador overcomes all these challenges and is the first photographic guide I have seen that surpasses the utility of an illustrative guide.

Nick Athanas is one of the cofounders of Tropical Birding, a tour company based in Quito that runs world-class birding trips all over the world.

This guide could never replace a complete guide book, but is a perfect compliment for anyone interested in fully appreciating Ecuador's birds even sharper than in real life, with their truly wild Subcategory: Digital Photo Tools. Get this book - Volume 2.

This is the best bird book available for Ecuador. It illustrates in color all species found in the country. The text describes each bird and provides a range map.

Note. This is Volume 2, the field guide, and is really the only one you'd need to carry to Ecuador. Volume 1 contains only text which covers the birds. Best Guide for Visitors to the U.S.: The Crossley ID Guide: Eastern Birds. The great innovation of the new Crossley guide is the use of multiple photos for each species, showing the bird from the variety of angles that one might encounter in the field.

However, the most useful elements are the large background habitat photos, putting each. This book is much more than a compilation of high quality photographs—it is a true field guide.

This is not surprising since the two authors are both leading experts on Ecuador's birds, and Nick Athanas is a leading bird guide for Tropical Birding."—Frank Lambert, Birder's Library "This book makes a great argument for more [photographic.

Field guides are not really books that one reads--they are books that one studies and hopes to retain a small fraction of the information available. This book provides excellent coverage of the birds of Ecuador.

Many of the birds depicted are difficult to do justice to--the iridescent hummingbirds, tanagers, etc/5. The forward was written by Dr. Robert Ridgely whose two-volume, The Birds of Ecuador: Field Guide with Paul Greenfield has long been the only thorough field guide.

I travel light, so when I purchased Ridgeley’s guide, I removed the colored plates, three-hole punched them and put them in a notebook – still bulkier than this new guide. The Collins Field Guide to the Birds of Galapagos by Michael Philip Harris and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Wildlife of Ecuador: A Photographic Field Guide to Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, and Amphibians (Wildlife Explorer Guides) Andrés Vásquez Noboa.

out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. CDN$ Next. Customers who bought this item also bought these digital items. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of /5(). This book is much more than a compilation of high quality photographs—it is a true field guide. This is not surprising since the two authors are both leading experts on Ecuador's birds, and Nick Athanas is a leading bird guide for Tropical Birding."—-Frank Lambert, Birder's LibraryBrand: Princeton University Press.

Birds of Ecuador comprehensively treats the nearly species of birds that can be found in mainland Ecuador.

The authors describe Ecuador this way: "One of the wonders of the natural world. Nowhere else is such incredible avian diversity crammed into such a small country.

Birds are, happily, numerous in many parts of Ecuador: even the downtown parks of the big cities such as Quito and /5(2). About Birds of Ecuador WorldWildZoom - Wildlife Photo Guides presents this innovative series of field-guides for the Birds of the Tropical Andes (BTA) is the first for this region in iPad format, and an exciting new way to appreciate and learn about Neotropical birds.

BASICS: softcover; book shows good color photographs of all but 7 of the species recorded from Ecuador; species are given its own 2-page account with multiple photos; another 6 rarer species are shown by a single photo along with a brief paragraph to denote the bird's range and description; an additional 7 species are represented by only a brief paragraph; each full.

*** Planning to go bird watching in Ecuador. Then this is the app for you. This app fills a gap in the region and is the only app available for Ecuador.

It is based on renowned reference work of the Helm Guide Series "Birds of Northern South America" by Robin Restall, Clemencia Rodner, and Miguel Lentino. The creation of apps from the book is a co-production between Bloomsbury Plc and Sunbird /5(16). The Birds of Ecuador: Field Guide $ Portability /10 Quality /10 Features /10 Usability /10 Completeness /10 Pros quality throughout comprehensive Cons Ecuador has a lot of species, making this a large and somewhat /10(2).

This up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the birds of mainland Ecuador is a valuable resource for anyone exploring the mountains, forests and wetlands of this incredibly bird-rich country. With thousands of beautiful and detailed paintings, accompanied by concise descriptions and accurate maps, this is an indispensible guide to bird identification in Ecuador.

Covers every species and most. If you're seriously birding Ecuador, the Ridgely-Greenfield Birds of Ecuador is tops. The English version, unless there's a new edition I don't know about, is a + page doorstop with color plates, distribution maps, and complete descriptions in Vol 2.

The Rainforest Publications Galapagos Islands Birds fold-out pocket guide contains illustrated species (roughly % more than the competition depending on the medium) and is. the birds of ecuador field guide book by cornell university press is packed with valuable instructions, information and warnings.

We also have many ebooks and user guide is also related with the birds of. Wildlife of Ecuador: A Photographic Field Guide to Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, and Amphibians (Princeton University Press (WILDGuides)) $ 6 Portability /10 Quality /10 Features /10 Usability /10 Completeness /10 Pros beautiful photos nice companion to 6/10(1).

Birder's Guide to Mindo, Ecuador, A. by Allen, Simon. pp, ISBN: Unknown spiral bound and self-published; this is a location guide to 20 key birding spots around the Mindo region, located about 22 miles west of Quito; contains 5 hand drawn maps showing the roads and trails; a page annotated checklist covers all expected species in the area; text for each bird provides brief.

Buy the Paperback Book The Birds of Ecuador: Field Guide by Robert S. Ridgely atCanada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders.

Birds of Ecuador comprehensively treats the nearly species of birds that can be found in mainland Ecuador. Just after the Birds of Ecuador field guide arrived in the mail (and before some friends advised us to chop it into two) I sent out a tweet on Twitter lamenting about how heavy the thing was.

Because I used “#birding” in my tweet, Sharon Stiteler of @BirdChick responded almost immediately with a tweet recommending that I look into the Birds. The Second edition of Fieldbook of the Birds of Ecuador by Miles Macmullan & Lelis Navarrete is recently printed!.

Check some of the Second Edition novelties are: An appendix with the most striking mammals and sought after by visitors. It includes 20 new bird species that have been registered in Ecuadorian territory to date (March [ ]. This two-volume set of The Birds of Ecuador includes Status, Distribution, and Taxonomy, which contains detailed information on the ecology, status, and distribution of all species, and Field Guide, which contains 96 full-color plates and facing pages of descriptive text, a color map of Ecuador, two line drawings of bird anatomy, silhouette outlines, and nearly distribution maps.

National Audubon Society Field Guides More pdf 18 million nature lovers have chosen the Audubon Field Guides as their go-to nature reference. With twenty different guides covering birds, wildflowers, trees, mammals, insects, fish, and much more, every nature lover can find a comprehensive guide for whatever their interest.Birds of the West Indies is the first field guide that covers and depicts all birds known to occur in the region, including infrequently occurring and introduced forms.

Now fully updated and expanded, this stunningly illustrated book.With this ebook and accessible ebook, visitors now have everything they need to identify and enjoy the majority of birds and animals they are likely to see. Written and illustrated by two of Ecuador's most experienced nature guides and photographers, this book covers more than birds, mammals, amphibians, and : Andrés Vásquez Noboa, Pablo Cervantes Daza.