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Birding in Connecticut
Frank Gallo



Garnet Books

Wesleyan
2018 • 532 pp. 50 color illus., 56 color maps, 48 QR codes, 24 pages of bar charts 6 x 9"
Birds & Birdwatching / Nature

$28.95 Paperback, 978-0-8195-7635-4
$23.99 Ebook, 978-0-8195-7636-1

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A comprehensive site guide to birding in Connecticut

Birding in Connecticut is the definitive guide to where, when and, how to find birds in the state. Packed with information valuable to birders of all skill levels, from species accounts and a first-of-a kind cumulative list of rare bird sightings to a host of tips and tricks to finding and identifying birds. It is an invaluable resource on the habits and habitats of Connecticut’s birdlife, with clear and up-to-date bar graphs showing seasonal occurrence and abundance for every Connecticut bird species. It is the first guide of its kind to offer QR code links to continually updated information on the occurrence and abundance of birds at each location. Beautifully illustrated with color photographs and maps, Birding in Connecticut is the perfect companion for experts and novices alike.

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Reviews / Endorsements



“A consummate environmental educator, Frank Gallo shares decades’ worth of his hard-won, intimate knowledge of Connecticut places and birds he loves. This fantastic book now gives everyone a shot at front-row seats to the best birding locations the state has to offer!” —Twan Leenders, President, Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History

“This book is absolutely packed with useful details about all of Connecticut's best birding locations, as well as the most complete and up-to-date info on the status of Connecticut's birds, and will be an essential reference for any birder in the state.”—David Sibley, author of The Sibley Guide to Birds

“Frank Gallo’s book brims with insight and overflows with Gallo’s trademark exuberance for his favorite subject. No northeastern birder’s library is complete without this comprehensive guide.”Pete Dunne, NJ Audubon’s Ambassador for Birding



FRANK GALLO is a leading expert on where to find birds in Connecticut and has led birding expeditions all over the world. Frank is a tour leader for Sunrise Birding, LLC, an international birding tour company, is a member of the Connecticut Avian Rare Records Committee, and a federally licensed master bird bander. Frank is also the author of two children’s nature books, Bird Calls and Night Sounds, and is a published freelance photographer.



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