Masthead: Kaweah Range

The Field Guide to the Birds of the Sierra Nevada Project

The Yosemite Association is presently undertaking a new project to create a comprehensive field guide to the birds of the Sierra Nevada. With primary support from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, the book will give thorough coverage to the 320 species included, and will feature all new paintings of the birds in multiple plumages and at different ages by Keith Hansen.

To learn more about the project, check out the links below:

About the Project

List of Sierra Bird Species Included in Project

Featured Species

About the Authors and Artist

Links to Related Bird Sites

 



Mt. Lyell Salamander

Our Founder
Mt. Lyell Salamander
Hydromantes platycephalus


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Masthead Photo from:
Kaweahs From Trailcrest, Kings Canyon National Park
© 2009, Howard Weamer