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Kress, Stephen W.

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Works: 34 works in 70 publications in 2 languages and 8,090 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Anecdotes  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Pictorial works 
Classifications: QL676.5, 598.072347
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Most widely held works by Stephen W Kress
The bird garden by Stephen W Kress ( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated guide to one hundred familiar birds and over 300 plants that will attract them. Includes information on nestboxes and platforms, feeders, dust baths, and water sources that make gardens more appealing to birds
The Audubon Society handbook for birders by Stephen W Kress ( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beginning birders and amateur naturalists are supplied with information on binoculars, telephoto lenses, and bird walks, and organizations as well as advice on finding and identifying birds
The Audubon Society guide to attracting birds by Stephen W Kress ( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a book long awaited by landscapers, birders, gardeners, and naturalists, Stephen W. Kress provides a practical, comprehensive, and thoroughly illustrated guide to attracting birds to any property, be it a small patch of land in the city or a showplace countryside garden, a median strip or an expansive woodlot, a commercial building or a community park. In Kress's view, the best way to attract birds is to enrich habitats by improving vegetation, natural foods, water supplies, and nest sites. Drawing on decades of experience, Kress offers a remarkable variety of techniques and resources for habitat improvement. Throughout, he emphasizes responsible environmental stewardship. The Audubon Society Guide to Attracting Birds will help readers reach their goal of designing their own landscapes for the benefit of wild birds
Audubon North American birdfeeder guide by Robert Burton ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated handbook of bird identification provides tips on the art of birdwatching, closeup illustrations, locater maps, birding etiquette, essential equipment, and tips on the best ways to attract, feed, and observe various bird species in one's own backyard
Hummingbird gardens : turning your yard into hummingbird heaven by Stephen W Kress ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book shows how to attract hummingbirds to your yard by planting the flowers they love. You can add vibrant color to your small piece of the planet
National Audubon Society birder's handbook by Stephen W Kress ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A guide for both beginner and veteran bird watchers, including information on bird finding, behavior, identification, birding hotspots, resources on birding, and more
Bird gardens : welcoming wild birds to your yard ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A handbook of tips for attracting birds to the garden
Project puffin : how we brought puffins back to Egg Rock by Stephen W Kress ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details a wildlife scientist's successful efforts to restore puffin colonies in Maine through an experiment in habitat restoration. With their large, colorful beaks, their upright posture, and their big, dark eyes, it's easy to see why puffins are popular all over the world. But for the past hundred years, puffins along the coast of Maine have been threatened with local extinction. Biologist Stephen Kress decided to try to bring puffins back to Maine with an experiment that had never been attempted before. Stunning color photographs on every page capture each step of this wildlife success story. As you learn about The Puffin Project, you'll also learn all about puffins--how they are so wonderfully adapted to their ocean environment, how they catch fish, socialize, nest in burrows, and raise their young
Saving birds : heroes around the world by Pete Salmansohn ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles adults and children working in six habitats around the world to save wild birds, some of which are on the brink of extinction
Bird life : a guide to the behavior and biology of birds by Stephen W Kress ( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses aspects of bird behavior, including feeding, social displays, navigation, and migration, and explains what is being done to conserve birds
Puffins, come back! by Judi Friedman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the Atlantic puffin, a hardy colorful bird found in Greenland, Canada, Iceland, and on islands near Scotland. Also describes a special project sponsored by the National Audubon Society to reestablish these birds in Maine
Audubon pocket backyard birdwatch by Stephen W Kress ( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Revised and updated, the "Audubon Pocket Backyard Birdwatch" is a portable, visually rich guide for beginning birdwatchers to use at home or in the field and includes a foldout chart that illustrates over 30 common garden birds. Includes practical and achievable advice, from how to provide water, food, and nesting sites to creating a bird-friendly environment in your yard
Audubon backyard birdwatcher : birdfeeders & bird gardens by Robert Burton ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents information on how to use birdfeeders and landscaping in the garden to attract birds, with discussions of bird behavior and profiles of the most common garden birds, describing plumage, voice, feeding, and nesting habits
Audubon videoguide to 258 birds of North America. song and garden birds ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The DVD describes each of 258 species that reliably breed in North American north of Mexico. The VideoGuide provides a voice or other sound from the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology for each species that makes a sound of any consequence. The bird calls are combined with striking, close-up moving footage and informative still photographs showing the birds in their natural habitats. A narrated description provides detailed identification information and computer-drawn maps clearly communicate breeding and wintering ranges. Naturalist Michael Godfrey filmed, directed and narrated the VideoGuide, which he wrote with renowned nature writer Kenn Kaufamn, who also created the range maps
Audubon birdfeeder handbook by Robert Burton ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Giving back to the earth : a teacher's guide to Project Puffin and other seabird studies by Pete Salmansohn ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The guide is organized into seven major themes. Creative hands-on activities: art projects, role-playing, wildlife observations science demonstrations, games and more. Annotated bibliography and Internet resources provided
Natural science investigations : 56 self-directing activities by Stephen W Kress ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Birder's handbook by Stephen W Kress ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le manuel du parfait ornithologue by Stephen W Kress ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Project Puffin best of the puffin cam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three remote-operated video cameras record daily events in the lives of Atlantic Puffins and other wildlife. DVD shows select video from Seal Island National Wildlife Refuge off the coast of Maine
 
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Alternative Names
Kress, Stephen
Languages
English (49)
French (3)
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