The Quick Reference Guide to The Birds of Colorado, by Greg R. Homel, is a quick and easy to use, light-weight, durable, all-weather field guide to the inspiring, incredibly varied and colorful birdlife inhabiting the State of Colorado.
Stunning digital photographs depict more than 120 species of the State’s common and notable birds, enabling users to identify nearly every bird they encounter—day or night—within the guide’s impressive area of coverage. Designed to satisfy the needs of birders of all interest levels—but especially beginning and intermediate users trying to “make sense of it all”—this beautiful and amazingly informative six-fold guide will be an indispensable companion for visitors and residents alike, on all regional outings.
Whether you’re seeking cryptic White-tailed Ptarmigan inhabiting the arctic alpine talus atop Mount Evans; on a quest to see Brown-capped Rosy-Finches along the Continental Divide within Rocky Mountain National Park; chasing spring migrants on the Pawnee Grasslands or along the flood planes of the Colorado, Green, Gunnison and North Platte rivers, or the Rio Grande; birding the region’s far-flung constellation of wildlife refuges, national forests, state and national parks; or combining birding with sightseeing or business at any season, you’ll be glad to have this booklet.
This affordable guide will serve as a lasting memento of any visit to Colorado and will conveniently fit into any daypack, pocket or glove-compartment, facilitating easy field identification—whether in a Denver garden, on a family vacation to Aspen, or a serious birding trip visiting all the best birding hot spots in The Centennial State.