This readable, friendly guide is intended for bird watchers and nonâ€“bird watchers alike—for anyone who wants to enjoy nature right in his or her own backyard.
Identifying and Feeding Birds contains countless tips on attracting birds to your backyard, identifying them when they arrive, and keeping them coming back for more. The book also contains simple, helpful profiles and photographs of 125 common backyard visitors.
The longtime editor of Bird Watcher's Digest and author of numerous books on birds, Bill Thompson, III, has been feeding and watching birds for 40 years. Having tried just about everything, Bill shares what he's learned so that readers can avoid the mistakes and skip right to successful bird feeding!
Only from BWD: Author Bill Thompson, III, will add a personalized autograph to this book when you purchase from us! Simply write the name of the recipient and your special message in the "Special Instructions or Commentsâ€ box upon checkout.
IDENTIFYING AND FEEDING BIRDS. This is the best backyard bird-feeding book I've seen. Its author is Bill Thompson III, editor of the magazine Bird Watcher's Digest, a fine writer who knows both his subject and his readers. In 240 indexed pages, including excellent color photos, he tells us how, what, where, when, and why. The second half of the book describes the appearence, habits, and food preferences of 125 of North America's more common birds. Thompson also offers clear and useful answers to some of the most-asked questions about bird feeding. If you have no guides to bird feeding or the identification of birds likely to be seen in your yard, this could be the only
book you'll ever need. It comes with two free copies of Bill's magazine. —Jim Williams, Wingnut Blog, Minneapolis Star Tribune.