Mainland ecuador's spectacular wildlife makes it a magnet for nature tourists, but until now there hasn't been a go-to, all-in-one guide geared to the general reader. Written and illustrated by two of Ecuador's most experienced nature guides and photographers, this book covers more than 350 birds, amphibians, mammals, and reptiles.
Wildlife of Ecuador: A Photographic Field Guide to Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, and Amphibians Wildlife Explorer Guides #ad - It features over 400 stunning color photographs and includes a range map for each species, as well as a brief account of the country's natural history and biogeography. With this handy and accessible guide, visitors now have everything they need to identify and enjoy the majority of birds and animals they are likely to see.
Birds of Ecuador Helm Field GuidesHelm #ad - 291 colour plates illustrating more than 1, 630 species, with text on facing pages for quick and easy reference. Concise text covering identification, habits, range, voice, habitats, distribution and status. This up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the birds of mainland Ecuador is a valuable resource for anyone exploring the mountains, forests and wetlands of this incredibly bird-rich country.
With thousands of beautiful and detailed paintings, accompanied by concise descriptions and accurate maps, this is an indispensible guide to bird identification in Ecuador. Covers every species and most subspecies recorded in Ecuador, including migrants and vagrants, with accurate and up-to-date distribution maps.
Wildlife of the Galápagos: Second Edition Princeton Pocket GuidesPrinceton University Press #ad - Over 650 stunning color photographs, and drawings are accompanied by accessible, maps, descriptive text. The most comprehensive identification guide to the wildlife of the GalápagosSince its first publication more than a decade ago, Wildlife of the Galápagos has become the definitive, classic field guide to the natural splendors of this amazing part of the world.
Now fully updated, reptiles, mammals, invertebrates, this essential and comprehensive guide has been expanded to include the more than 400 commonly seen birds, and plants, and other coastal and marine life of this wondrous archipelago. This new edition includes information about all the common fish of the region and Spanish names are featured for the first time.
Wildlife of the Galápagos: Second Edition Princeton Pocket Guides #ad - There is also a revised section that discusses the islands' history, geology, and conservation, climate, with the most current details on visitor sites. This is the perfect portable companion for all nature enthusiasts interested in the astounding Galápagos. Covers 400+ commonly seen species, maps, and plants, including birds, climate, and other coastal and marine lifeIllustrated with over 650 color photographs, reptiles, invertebrates, geology, mammals, and drawingsIncludes maps of visitor sitesWritten by wildlife experts with extensive knowledge of the areaIncludes information on the history, and conservation of the islands.
Ecuador and Galapagos Islands National Geographic Adventure MapNational Geographic Maps #ad - A list of cities and towns with a user-friendly index is provided along with a road network of highways, major and secondary roads, shown with distances. Pinpointed spots include beaches, wildlife areas, archeological sites, churches and areas for camping, surfing, fishing and diving. Other displayed travel aids include airports, anchorage sites, airfields, railroads, harbors, ferry routes and border crossings with neighboring Colombia and Peru.
The southern part of the map covers from Guayaquil to the southern and southeastern border with Peru, showing the diverse Podocarpus National Park in the southern Andes and Amazonian ecological systems. Waterproof • tear-resistant • travel mapNational Geographic's Ecuador and Galapagos Islands Adventure Map, with its comprehensive information, is uniquely designed for adventure travelers.
Ecuador and Galapagos Islands National Geographic Adventure Map #ad - Unsurfaced and 4-wheel-drive roads are mapped for those wishing to get off the beaten track. An inset map covers the world renowned Galapagos Islands, showing Galapagos National Park and Marine Reserve, Tortoise Reserve and diving areas around the islands. The map delivers unparalleled detail of the entire country and its recreational, historical, cultural and natural destinations.
This expertly researched map is the perfect complement to any guidebook. Every adventure map is printed on durable synthetic paper, making them waterproof, tear-resistant and tough — capable of withstanding the rigors of international travel. Map scale = 1:750, 000sheet Size = 37.
Lonely Planet Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands Travel GuideLonely Planet #ad - You’ll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, video, 14 languages, ebooks, nine international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, and more. It's on mobile phones. About lonely planet: lonely planet is a leading travel media company and the world’s number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973.
Lonely planet: the world’s number one travel guide publisher* Lonely Planet’s Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.
Lonely Planet Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands Travel Guide #ad - Fairfax media australia *source: nielsen bookScan: Australia, USA, UK, 5/2016-4/2017 . Get to the heart of ecuador & the galapagos islands and begin your journey now! inside lonely planet’s ecuador & lowlands, shopping, sleeping, south coast, people, sightseeing, music, cuenca & the galapagos islands: colour maps and images throughout highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, websites, wildlife, cuisine, politics Covers Quito, transit tips, Northern Highlands, going out, The Galapagos Islands The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet’s Ecuador & the Galapagos Islandsis our most comprehensive guide to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, more rewarding travel experience - covering history, Central Highlands, North Coast & the Southern Highlands, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, landscapes, The Oriente, phone numbers, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights provide a richer, and is designed to immerse you in the culture and help you discover the best sights and get off the beaten track.
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The New Neotropical CompanionPrinceton University Press #ad - You will also be introduced to the region's astonishing plant and animal life. Informative and entertaining, the new neotropical Companion is a pleasurable escape for armchair naturalists, and visitors to the American tropics will want to refer to this book before, during, and after their trip. Covers all of tropical americadescribes the species and habitats most likely to be observed by visitorsIncludes every major ecosystem, from lowland rain forests to the high AndesFeatures a wealth of color photos of habitats, plants, and animals Princeton.
This is the only guide to the american tropics that is all-inclusive, encompassing the entire region's ecology and the amazing relationships among species rather than focusing just on species identification. The new neotropical Companion is a book unlike any other. The acclaimed guide to the ecology and natural history of the american tropics―now fully updated and expandedThe New Neotropical Companion is the completely revised and expanded edition of a book that has helped thousands of people to understand the complex ecology and natural history of the most species-rich area on Earth, the American tropics.
The New Neotropical Companion #ad - . Here, you will learn how to recognize distinctive ecological patterns of rain forests and other habitats and to interpret how these remarkable ecosystems function―everything is explained in clear and engaging prose free of jargon. Featuring stunning color photos throughout, rivers, savannas, it is a sweeping and cutting-edge account of tropical ecology that includes not only tropical rain forests but also other ecosystems such as cloud forests, and mountains.
Galapagos Wildlife: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Animals Wildlife and Nature IdentificationWaterford Press #ad - Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by eco-tourists visiting the islands. One of the most unique ecosystems in the world, the Galapagos Islands feature a bizarre diversity of wildlife, with many species endemic to the islands.
This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species of mammals, reptiles, fishes, birds, seashore creatures and butterflies/insects. Used book in Good Condition. Also features a unique map that shows the location of the top 10 most sought-after species including the Galapagos tortoise and the flightless cormorant.
Galapagos Wildlife: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Animals Wildlife and Nature Identification #ad - Made in the USA. Www. Waterfordpress. Com Princeton.
The Birds of Ecuador: Field GuideComstock Pub. Associates #ad - All species are illustrated in full color, including migrants and vagrants and visually distinctive subspecies. Princeton. Used book in Good Condition. This two-volume set of the birds of ecuador includes status, and field guide, which contains 96 full-color plates and facing pages of descriptive text, and distribution of all species, which contains detailed information on the ecology, a color map of Ecuador, 115 silhouette outlines, two line drawings of bird anatomy, Distribution, status, and Taxonomy, and nearly 1600 distribution maps.
This set is slipcased. The text focuses on the field identification aspects of each species, vocalizations, including their behavior, and nest appearance.
Ecuador Birds fold out pocket field guide English and Spanish EditionRainforest Publications 9781888538021 #ad - 24" 61cm by 8. 75" 22 cm our wildlife guides are the perfect companion if you're a naturalist, bird watcher, or adventure traveler. Species are named in English, Spanish, and Latin. When folded, the guide is only 3. 5" 9cm by 8. 75" 22 cm. Highly detailed illustrated guide to the birds you'll find in Ecuador. Princeton.
The illustrator, robert dean, has been living in Costa Rica since the early 1990s and specializes in drawing the birds he observes in the wild every chance he gets. Here, you can experience a vast range of habitats making Ecuador one of the best bird watching destinations in the world. Ecuador is a bird-watchers paradise with over 2, 600 identified species of resident and migrant birds.
Ecuador Birds fold out pocket field guide English and Spanish Edition #ad - This is a highly portable waterproof full color scientifically reviewed wildlife field guide;. It contains twelve 9cm by 22cm "pages" plus front and back cover pages, and when spread is approx. Many of the birds in this guide are common to the habitats they live in and are easily identified. Used book in Good Condition.
Birds of Western Ecuador: A Photographic GuidePrinceton University Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Featuring nearly 1, 500 stunning color photos of 946 species, this richly detailed and taxonomically sophisticated field guide will help you with even the toughest identification challenges. Here is the ultimate photographic guide to the spectacular birds of this region. The ultimate photographic guide to the birds of western EcuadorWestern Ecuador is famed for its astonishingly diverse birdlife, from colorful hummingbirds and outrageous toucans to more difficult groups like raptors, flycatchers, and ovenbirds.
Species accounts, making it easier than ever to find what you are looking for, photos, and color distribution maps appear side by side, whether you are in the field or preparing for your trip. Features nearly 1, 500 photos of 946 speciesIncludes facing-page species accounts, photos, and mapsProvides photos of multiple plumages for many speciesHelps you to differentiate between similar species Princeton.
Birds of Ecuador and Galapagos Pocket Photo GuidesBloomsbury Natural History #ad - The genuine pocket size allow the books to be carried around on trips and excursions and will take up minimal backpack and suitcase space. Princeton. Offshore, the galapagos Islands provide one of the world's greatest wildlife spectacles. Two hundred and fifty-two of Ecuador and the Galapagos' most interesting and spectacular birds are featured in this concise and easy-to-use guide.
Illustrated with clear color photography and brief but authoritative descriptions the Pocket Photo Guides highlight the species of birds and animals from each region that the traveler is most likely to see, as well as those that are genuinely endemic only to be seen in that country or region or special rarities.
Birds of Ecuador and Galapagos Pocket Photo Guides #ad - The country is a birder's paradise and an increasingly popular tourist destination. Areas such as tandayapa, andean condor, andean cock-of-the-rock, cotingas, Mindo and La Selva are renowned for their birdwatching potential and boast such dramatic species as Toucan Barbet, Giant Conebill and Ocellated Tapaculo, plus an array of brightly colored manikins, tanagers and hummingbirds.
Used book in Good Condition. This is thanks to the huge variety of habitats created by the Andes. Although it is one of south america's smallest countries, Ecuador is home to nearly 1, 600 species of birds. Bloomsbury natural hist.