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Into the nest : intimate views of the courting, parenting, and family lives of familiar birds / Laura Erickson & Marie Read.

Erickson, Laura, 1951- (Author). Read, Marie, 1950- (Added Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Treasure Valley Community College Library 598.15 Er446in (Text) 32220001058102 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 06/19/2015 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781612122298 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 207 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 22 x 25cm
  • Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, 2015

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The facts of bird life -- Courting and mating -- Nesting and parenting -- The family lives of individual birds -- Mallard -- Great blue heron -- Diurnal raptors : red-tailed hawk, bald eagle, turkey vulture, and peregrine falcon -- Killdeer -- Herring gull -- Rock pigeon and mourning dove -- Great horned owl -- Ruby-throated, Anna's, and Rufous hummingbirds -- Woodpeckers : downy and hairy woodpeckers, northern flicker -- Phoebes -- Jays and crow : Steller's jay, blue jay, western scrub-jay, and American crow -- Tree swallow and barn swallow -- Chickadees and nuthatches : Carolina and black-capped chickadees, tufted titmouse, and red-breasted and white-breasted nuthatches -- House wren -- Thrushes : bluebirds, american robin -- Northern mockingbird -- Cedar waxwing -- Yellow warbler -- Chipping, song, and white-crowned sparrows, dark-eyed junco -- Summer, scarlet, and western tanagers -- Northern cardinal -- Blackbirds and orioles : red-winged, yellow-headed, and brewer's blackbirds, common grackle, Baltimore and Bullock's orioles, brown-headed cowbird -- Finches : house finch, American goldfinch -- Resources -- Index.
Subject: Birds > Behavior
Birds > Sexual behavior.
Familial behavior in animals

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