This new field guide provides a suite of modern tools to effectively aid in the identification of more than 750 species of birds across North America. It introduces a "whole bird" approach by concisely gathering a collection of information about birds into one portable and well-organized volume.
The new Smithsonian Field Guide to the Birds of North America is perfectly designed to give birders the most powerful and user-friendly collection of information to carry into the field or wherever they enjoy learning about birds and nature.
A Look (and Listen) Inside the Smithsonian Field Guide to the Birds of North America
Click on an image below to sample one of the 587 different downloadable bird songs included with the guide.
|American Wigeon||Common Loon||Mallard|
|Red-Winged Blackbird||Mourning Dove||Northern Cardinal|
Best bird book!!! I checked it out from the library a million times & finally bought it. The real bird pictures, instead of illustrations, make identification easy. Read morePublished 11 days ago by bijou
You absolutely need this as a companion to other books. I love it for comparing the paintings in my other guides to the photos in this one. Very well written by an expert.Published 2 months ago by Richard W. Taylor
This book has been fun for us to identify our local birds and we have taken it on vacation once or twice. Helpful and as always, pictures are a plus in any book!Published 14 months ago by songbird7
I am a new birder, and this book is absolutely the most helpful book I could find. The photographs are excellent so that you can easily identify new birds and the information... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Book Worm
This is a desk reference book. It contains a lot of information that requires a lot of page flipping. I am happy to add it to my bookcase filled with bird books. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Anne