"Birds of Northern California" now online
- Birds of Northern California
This 108 page book, published by Golden Gate Audubon, contains useful
information about the status and distribution of the birds found in the
northern part of the state. Easy-to-read bar graphs illustrate the
abundance of native species throughout the seasons. This volume, by Guy
McCaskie, Paul De Benedictis, Richard Erickson, and Joe Morlan, was
originally published in 1970, then was updated in 1988 and amended with
additional material. This second edition with supplement is out of print
but can now be downloaded for free at:
This eBook is about 20 mb so a broadband connection is recommended.
If anyone is interested in updating this book, please contact me off list.
We have an editable word processor version that could provide a solid basis
for anyone who may want to write an updated version.
Special thanks to Richard Duggan for scanning the original and to Golden
Gate Audubon for web hosting.
Joseph Morlan, Pacifica, CA 94044 jmorlan (at) ccsf.edu
Birding Classes start Sep 9 in SF http://fog.ccsf.edu/~jmorlan/
California Bird Records Committee http://www.wfo-cbrc.org/cbrc/