Thursday, September 1, 2011

Xtreme Hummingbird Lovers

With spectacular images for birders and nature enthusiasts at every level, Hummingbirds of Texas with Their New Mexico and Arizona Ranges reveals the enormous appeal of this tiniest and shiniest of birds.

Authors Clifford E. Shackelford, Madge M. Lindsay, and C. Mark Klym showcase the 19 different hummingbird species that have appeared in the New Mexico and Arizona regions. Magnificent color photographs and original artwork aid in identification and accompany descriptions, range maps, and abundance graphs for each species.

Read more about Hummingbirds of Texas and order your own copy here!

For those “xtreme” hummingbird lovers, make sure to check out the Xtreme Hummingbird Xtravaganza in Lake Jackson, Texas this September 10th and 17th from 8:00 a.m. to noon. For more information visit the Gulf Coast Bird Observatory website or call (979) 480-0999.