The Mendenhall Wetlands: a globally recognized Important Bird Area
The Mendenhall Wetlands have long been recognized as an important habitat for a large variety of birds. This book provides an exhaustive picture of this federally recognized “Important Bird Area.” It begins with a brief history of how the wetlands came to fall under environmental protection, and goes on to describe the birds that call the area home. You’ll also find information on vegetation, mammals, invertebrates, and ecological interactions in the wetlands. The pages are complimented by wonderful color photographs of birds.