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National geographic guide to birding in north america. Birds Origins and Taxonomy [eFilm]
National geographic guide to birding in north america. Birds Origins and Taxonomy [eFilm]
2017
Videos and DVDs
Birding offers direct contact with one of our primary treasures of wildlife. Learn core elements of birding and methods for observing birds in the field. You'll also take a panoramic look at the bird species of North America, and visit 23 of the top North American birding sites. These lectures are your doorway to an endlessly rewarding pursuit, and a lifetime of enjoyment and discovery.
Imprint:
[United States] : The Great Courses, 2017.Made available through hoopla
Collation:
1 online resource (24 video files (approximately 720 min.)) : sd., col.
Performers:
Cast: James Currie.
Audience:
Rated TVPG.
System details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents:
Episode 1 Birding Basics Episode 2 Basic Bird Anatomy Episode 3 Size, Shape, and Color as Birding Tools Episode 4 Bird Distribution, Status, and Endemism Episode 5 Habitat and Season as Birding Tools Episode 6 Introduction to Birding Optics Episode 7 Tactics for Better Birding Episode 8 Using Bird Behavior to Identify Birds Episode 9 Understanding Variations in Plumage Episode 10 Birding by Ear Episode 11 Essentials of Bird Migration Episode 12 Birding at Night Episode 13 Pelagic Birding Episode 14 Waterbirds, Shorebirds, and Game Birds Episode 15 Diurnal Raptors Episode 16 From Doves to Kingfishers Episode 17 Passerines: From Flycatchers to Thrushes Episode 18 Passerines: From Thrashers to Warblers Episode 19 Passerines: From Tanagers to Finches Episode 20 Photography for Birders Episode 21 Birding Sites in Eastern North America Episode 22 Birding Sites in Western North America Episode 23 Birds and People Episode 24 Birding Ethics and Conservation.
Access restrictions:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Language:
English
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