Minnesota Bird Watching

A Year-Round Guide by Bill Thompson

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

Written in English
Cover of: Minnesota Bird Watching | Bill Thompson
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  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Birds & Birdwatching - General,
  • Nature,
  • Geographic Orientation/Minnesota,
  • Nature / Birds & Birdwatching,
  • Birds,
  • Bird watching,
  • Minnesota
The Physical Object
Number of Pages176
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Open LibraryOL8858529M
ISBN 101591861667
ISBN 109781591861669

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Get this from a library. Minnesota bird watching: a year-round guide. [Bill Thompson, III] -- This series targets beginning and intermediate bird watchers from each Midwestern state.

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This list of birds of Minnesota includes species documented in the U.S. state of Minnesota and accepted by the Minnesota Ornithologists' Union Records Committee (MOURC). As of the end ofthere are species included in the official list. Of them, 87 are classed as accidental, 39 are.

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