This sometimes hard-to-find guide book highlights more than 300 of the species birders are most likely to see in the state, including Big Bend specialties like the Colima Warbler. Illustrated with hundreds of crisp, color photographs, it provides descriptions of each bird along with tips of when and where to see them, written by an expert Texas birder who lives in the Big Bend region. It is the perfect companion for anyone interested in the amazing diversity and beauty of the birds of Texas.
Author Mark W. Lockwood is a conservation biologist with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, a member of the Texas Bird Records Committee, and a former member of the American Birding Association's Checklist Committee. He is the regional editor of the quarterly Texas column that appears in North American Birds and was awarded the Ludlow Griscom Award for Outstanding Contributions in Regional Ornithology from the American Birding Association in 2012.
Photographer Brian E. Small has been a full-time professional bird and nature photographer for more than 20 years. He served as the photo editor for the American Birding Association’s membership magazine Birding for the past 15 years.
Flex binding, 4.5 x 0.8 x 7.2 inches
Scott & Nix, Inc, 2016