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The prairie-bird

by Sir Charles Augustus Murray

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Augustus Murray
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 46829, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 46829
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination3 microfiches (112 fr.).
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24630706M
ISBN 100665468296

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Centuries ago this bird probably followed bison herds on the Great Plains, feeding on insects flushed from the grass by the grazers. Today it follows cattle, and occurs abundantly from coast to coast. Its spread has represented bad news for other songbirds: Cowbirds lay their eggs in nests of other birds. Heavy parasitism by cowbirds has pushed some species to the status of "endangered" and. As is our tradition, the end of the year means it’s time for a look back at the best bird books published this year. Once again, 10, Birds book reviewer Donna Schulman joins me to talk about our favorites. Donna and I each share our Top 5, including field guides, family specific guides, and narratives from well-known authors and publishers.

Aug 10,  · The prairie-bird by Murray, Charles Augustus, Sir, Publication date Topics Pawnee Indians Publisher London: R. Bentley Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of University of California Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to. Bird Songs of the North American Prairie, a 2CD set featuring the calls and songs of species of birds, is the result of recent extensive travel across the Canadian and American prairies. The CDs include of his personal recordings; the remaining 28 were contributed by seven other "recordists" whom he recognizes appropriately.


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He returned to England, and wrote of the affair in a thinly-disguised novel, The Prairie-Bird ().Author: Charles Augustus Murray. Grassland Birds: Hidden Gems of the Prairie Discover why grassland birds are the hidden gems of the prairie as well as some of the best birding locations to spot them.

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Pages in category "Native birds of the Canadian Prairies" The following 36 pages are in this category, out of 36 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().

A plump, large-bodied bird with short tail and mottled reddish-brown upperparts. Feeds in large groups (coveys) and when flushed, the group rises straight up with loud rattling wing beats. Flies only a short distance before quickly seeking shelter in high grass or brambles.

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You’re liable to get grassland birds, mountain birds or forest birds, and often the range maps in the book don’t coincide with the bird you’re looking at. Rare Bird Alert Regina () .A tail-wagging yellow warbler with black streaks down its sides, the Prairie Warbler is found in scrubby fields and forests throughout the eastern and south-central United States, not on the prairies.