|Washington State's diverse natural
habitats offer resident and visiting birders opportunities to see more
than 480 bird species. From the Sitka spruce forests and the Olympic Peninsula's
rocky coast to the subalpine habitats of the Cascade Mountains and the
farm fields and apple orchards in the northeast, this comprehensive guide
profiles seventy bird-watching sites across the state.
Maps and photographs accompany easy-to-read,
lively descriptions of each site, and at-a-glance information puts everything
you need to know about enjoying the experience right at your fingertips.
Look inside to find:
• descriptions and maps of each site
• when to go, where to stay, and
what to take
• details on seasonal migrations
• information on rarely seen birds,
bird-watching events, and national and state birding organizations
• special sections on pelagic birding,
birds in the city, and birding with children
Whether you are a seasoned or novice
bird-watcher, let Birding Washington lead you to superb birding
across the state.
by Natalie McNair-Huff
and Rob McNair-Huff