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The Behavior of Texas Birds: A Field Companion (Corrie Herring Hooks Series)

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Whether it's the sudden, plunging dives of Brown Pelicans, the singing and aerial displays of Northern Mockingbirds, or the communal nesting of Purple Martins, innate and learned behaviors are some of the most fascinating things to observe in Texas birds. Even casual birdwatchers eventually ask, "why do they do that?" while serious birders and ornithologists seek to unders ...more
Paperback, 443 pages
Published August 1st 2002 by University of Texas Press (first published 2002)
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Mar 28, 2016 Bobby rated it really liked it
This is a great reference work. I refer to it often for descriptions of bird behavior, including the curious and interesting things that help to make birds interesting to non-birders.
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