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Horicon Marsh-Largest Cattail Marsh in the United States

Horicon Marsh

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Whooping Crane Resources From the DNR

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

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Waterbird Web Resources

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Used by permission of © 1996-2010 National Geographic Society. All rights reserved.

Whooping Crane Article-Audubon Magazine

Whooping Crane Chick HatchingUsed by permission of National Audubon Society-Copyright 2010 by National Audubon Society, Inc., 225 Varick Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10014, USA.

Duck, Duck, ...


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Waterfowl Books: Plum City High School Library


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High School Library Books

 598 Bir         Birding.  [Alexandria, VA] : Time-Life Books, c1994.


598 Pet         Peterson, Roger Tory, 1908-.  The birds,.  New York, : Time inc.,


598.07           Robbins, Chandler S.  Birds of North America : a guide to field

                     identification.  Expanded, rev. ed.  New York : Racine, Wis.

                      : Golden Press ; Golden Books Pub., c1983.

598 Har          Harrison, Colin James Oliver.  Birds of the world.  1st American

                      ed. New York : Boston : Dorling Kindersley ; Distributed by

                      Houghton Mifflin, 1993.

598.297          Book of North American birds.  Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's

                      Digest Association, c1990.

799.2 Ste      Sternberg, Dick.  Duck hunting.  Minnetonka, Minn. : Cowles

                    Creative Pub., c1997.

598 Van         Vanner, Michael.  The encyclopedia of North American birds.

                      Bath, England : Parragon Pub., 2002.

598 Bur          Endangered birds!  Milwaukee : Gareth Stevens Pub., 1996.


598.2 Pet       Peterson, Roger Tory, 1908-.  A field guide to the birds, giving

                      field marks of all species found east of the Rockies;.  2d

                     rev. and enl. ed.  Boston, : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1947.

598 Nat         Field guide to the birds of North America.  1st ed.  Washington,

                     D.C. : National Geographic Society, c1983.

598.2 Wel        Welty, Joel Carl, 1901-.  The life of birds.  Philadelphia, : W. B.

                       Saunders Co., 1962.

598 Nat          National Audubon Society book of wild birds.  New York :

                      Wings  Books, 1996.

598.2 Ime        Imes, Rick.  North American bird identifier.  New York, N.Y. :

                      Mallard Press, 1991.

598 Ste          Stevens, Ann Shepard.  Strange nests.  Brookfield, CT :

                     Millbrook Press, c1998.

598.4/18         Helget, Nicole Lea, 1976-.  Swans.  1st ed.  Mankato, Minn. :

                      Creative Education, 2009.

598 Mac          Mackenzie, John P.S.  Waterfowl : Birds of the world. 

                      Minocqua, WI : NorthWord Press, 1988.

598.3 Gra        Graves, Bonnie.  The whooping crane.  Logan, IA : Perfection

                       Learning, 1997.

598.2  Nat       The Wonder of birds.  1st ed.  Washington, D.C. : National

                       Geographic Society, c1983.


Lake Superior-The Common Tern

The Blatnik Bridge sets a backdrop for the fling gulls and terns nesting on Interstate Island

Image and article created by Fred Strand, wildlife specialist with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.