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Birds in Kansas by Max C. Thompson

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Published by University of Kansas, Museum of Natural History, Distributed by University Press of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan .
Written in English


  • Birds -- Kansas -- Identification.

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Edition Notes

StatementMax C. Thompson & Charles Ely.
SeriesPublic education series / University of Kansas, Museum of Natural History -- no. 11-, Public education series -- no. 11, etc.
ContributionsEly, Charles A. 1933-
LC ClassificationsQL684.K2 T47 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationv. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13996570M
ISBN 100893380261, 089338027X, 0893380407
LC Control Number89005017

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Birds of Kansas Max C. Thompson, Charles A. Ely, Bob Gress, Chuck Otte, Sebastian T. Patti, David Seibel, and Eugene A. Young Ever since the Lewis and Clark Expedition spotted its first wild turkey in Kansas, the state has celebrated a rich ornithological history—especially in light of its habitat diversity and its location within the Central Migratory Flyway. counties are available on line at the Kansas Birds website. These lists are updated regularly and will help you know whether a species has been seen in your county. There are also many good bird books available to help you learn more about birds. Please see the References 3 Backyard Birds Backyard Birds 8/27/12 AM Page 3File Size: 1MB. The western meadowlark is the state bird of Kansas. This list of birds of Kansas includes species documented in the U.S. state of Kansas and accepted by Kansas Ornithological Society (KOS). As of March , there are species included in the official list. What bird is that? Consult our bird identification guide to ID mystery birds in the backyard and beyond. We have photos, song recordings, in-depth entries, and more to help bird watchers correctly identify the birds they spot. • Ducks, Geese & Swans. • Upland Game Birds. • Loons & Grebes. • Pigeons & Doves. • Cuckoos & Roadrunners.

Guide to North American Birds. Featured Bird Purple Sandpiper. Purple Sandpiper. Calidris maritima. 3; Photo: . What SHAPE was the bird you saw in Kansas? Flammulated Owl. Reddish Egret. Wood Stork. Gyrfalcon. Brown Pelican. Roseate Spoonbill. Pinyon Jay. Steller's Jay. Clark's Nutcracker. Surf Scoter. Bushtit. Juniper Titmouse. Pygmy Nuthatch. Golden-crowned Sparrow. Mew Gull. Glaucous Gull.   With Stan Tekiela’s famous field guide, bird identification is simple and informative. There’s no need to look through dozens of photos of birds that don’t live in your area. This book features species of Kansas birds, organized by color for ease of use. Do you see a yellow bird and don’t know what it is?Brand: Adventure Publications, Incorporated. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Goodrich, Arthur Leonard, Birds in Kansas. Topeka, Kan.: Printed by F. Voiland, jr., State printer,