Birds of the Great Lakes
A must for bird enthusiasts of all ages and
Participate in virtual birding expeditions in
the Great Lakes basin, or expand your knowledge of general avian biology
by browsing the virtual library. Learn about all 130 species of birds
found in aquatic environments around the Great Lakes; view stunning
photographs and listen to their calls. Expand your knowledge of general
avian biology. Topics include ecology, reproduction, behaviour, and
evolution. Includes a searchable index, as well as descriptions and
maps of the best birdfinding sites in the Great Lakes area.
|Can you identify all 130 species of birds regularly seen and heard around the Great Lakes? Here's the chance to put your skills to the test. Choose your level of difficulty, pick a habitat, and enjoy a virtual birdwatching expedition. But be warned, this CD keeps score!
are over 130 avian species found in the Great Lakes basin. This
CD brings each one of them to life on your computer screen. Includes
detailed information on each species such as distribution, breeding
biology, ecology, and behaviour. Not only can you listen
to the calls of these birds, but you can also watch them
with our animated sonograms!
CD includes a virtual library with a range of books on bird biology.
An Introduction to the Birds includes sections on taxonomy, feeding
strategies, human interactions, morphology, and reproduction; Avian
Evolution describes the relationship between reptiles and birds,
the unique adaptations of birds, the history of birds, and the avian
fossil record; Birdfinding describes 16 locations for Great Lakes
birdwatching including maps, habitat descriptions, species that
can be encountered, and travel notes.
This CD is an ideal resource for any educator
or student with an interest in birds. The combination of a global and
a Great Lakes perspective teaches students about concepts and provides
them with tangible examples to which they can relate. It can be used
alone, or in conjunction with other CDs in our Great Lakes Faunal Atlas
series, in several contexts including as reference material or for workstation-oriented
System Requirements: Windows 3.1+, 8 MB RAM, SVGA Monitor, 16 bit sound card, 2X CD-ROM
Mac: System 7.0 or later, 8 MB RAM, SVGA monitor, 2X CD-ROM drive; built-in audio
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