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The birds of Vancouver Island's west coast

Author: Adrian Dorst
Publisher: Vancouver ; Toronto : On Point Press, a UBC Press imprint, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The rugged physical beauty of the west coast of Vancouver Island has long been a major attraction, but its distinctive avian population has also made it a major bird-watching destination. The Birds of Vancouver Island's West Coast presents accounts of all of the species thus far recorded as occurring in the region -- 360 in total -- and updates the 231 species recorded up to 1978. Each account includes a brief  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
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Dorst, Adrian.
Birds of Vancouver Island's west coast.
Vancouver ; Toronto : On Point Press, 2018
(OCoLC)1029508638
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Dorst
ISBN: 077489010X 9780774890106
OCLC Number: 1000045943
Description: 559 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: PrefaceIntroductionRegular SpeciesAccidental SpeciesHypothetical SpeciesReferencesIndex
Responsibility: Adrian Dorst.

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A detailed account of the 360 species of birds recorded on the wild west coast of Vancouver Island and its offshore waters.  Read more...

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Adrian Dorst is Tofino's birding expert and with the release of his newest book, The Birds of Vancouver Island's West Coast, he has cemented that title in place ... [This book] is a fantastic Read more...

 
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