Hummingbirds, with their iridescent plumage, pugnacious nature, and high-energy lifestyle, are some of North America's most captivating birds. They both fascinate and entertain. They also can be a challenge to identify for many people. That's why the Desert Museum produced this colorful new guide. Small enough to fit easily in a pocket, purse, daypack, or glove box, Hummingbirds of the West is perfect for anyone wishing to quickly identify those avian jewels of the Western skies. Hummingbirds of the West couldn't be easier to use: observe your hummer, then compare it with the color photos in the guide. Distinctive features are pointed out for each species, making positive identification a snap. The guide also includes fascinating facts about hummers, viewing tips for beginners, and more.
- Author: Pinau Merlin
- Laminated for extended durability