Birds of the Texas Hill Country (Corrie Herring Hooks Series)

Birds of the Texas Hill Country (Corrie Herring Hooks Series)


Situated within the middle of a country popular for its considerable and sundry birdlife, the Texas Hill nation presents habitat for 420 resident and migratory species, together with the endangered Golden-cheeked Warbler and Black-capped Vireo. Mark Lockwood, a biologist with Texas Parks and natural world, has monitored those and different fowl populations through the Hill nation for a few years. during this publication, he bargains a whole, up to date advisor to the prestige and distribution of each fowl species reliably said at the Edwards Plateau.

The species debts specialize in 4 key features of every chook: relative abundance, distribution in the area, habitat, and timing of incidence. additionally, Lockwood discusses species which were pronounced, yet no longer documented, within the Hill nation, in addition to those who will be anticipated to happen. For birders and ornithologists much less conversant in the quarter, Lockwood additionally provides a common advent to the ecology of the Edwards Plateau and to the flowers and birdlife present in eighteen parks and birding areas.

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