By Carrol L. Henderson,Steve Adams,Alexander F. Skutch

ISBN-10: 0292719655

ISBN-13: 9780292719651

At the organic crossroads of the Americas, Costa Rica hosts an mind-blowing array of crops and animals—over part one million species! Ecotourists, birders, and biologists come from worldwide, drawn by means of the chance of seeing greater than 3 or 400 species of birds and different animals in the course of even a quick remain. to assist all of those viewers, in addition to neighborhood citizens, determine and revel in the natural world of Costa Rica, Carrol Henderson released Field advisor to the natural world of Costa Rica in 2002, and it grew to become the moment and fundamental guide.

Now Henderson has created a devoted box advisor to the birds that tourists are probably to determine, in addition to to the original or endemic species which are of excessive curiosity to birders. Birds of Costa Rica covers 310 birds—an raise of 124 species from the sooner volume—with interesting money owed of the birds' typical heritage, id, and behaviour gleaned from Henderson's 40 years of touring and birding in Costa Rica. all the bills comprise appealing photos of the birds, so much of which have been taken within the wild via Henderson. There are new up-to-date distribution maps and an in depth appendix that identifies the various country's top bird-watching destinations and inns, together with touch info for journey making plans purposes.

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