By Deborah Rivel,Kellye Rosenheim
Over 500 species of birds may be visible in big apple City’s 5 boroughs and on ny, probably the most densely populated and urbanized areas in North the USA, which additionally occurs to be located at once at the Atlantic Flyway. during this fragmented surroundings of scarce assets, birds be aware of what’s on hand. which means excessive numbers of birds are present in small areas. actually, relevant Park on my own draws over 225 species of birds, which birders from world wide flock to work out in the course of spring and fall migration.
Beyond important Park, the 5 boroughs and ny have quite a few flora and fauna refuges of remarkable scenic good looks the place resident and migratory birds inhabit forests, wetlands, grasslands, and shores. those unique locations current a chance to work out a wide range of songbirds, endangered nesting shorebirds, raptors, and an unparalleled quantity and diversity of waterfowl.
Including the newest details at the seasonal prestige and distribution of greater than four hundred species, with 39 maps and over 50 images, this full-color consultant positive factors details necessary to making plans a birding stopover at. it's going to turn into the go-to publication for either the region’s longtime birders and people exploring the world for the 1st time.
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Birdwatching in New York City and on Long Island by Deborah Rivel,Kellye Rosenheim