How to Attract Birds in the Middle Atlantic States

Description:

"For economic as well as for aesthetic reasons an effort should be made to attract and protect birds and to increase their numbers. Where proper measures of this kind have been taken an increase of several fold in the bird population has resulted, with decreased losses from depredations of injurious insects. This bulletin is one of a series intended to describe the best methods of attracting birds in various parts of the United States, especially by providing a food supply and other accessories about the homestead." -- p. 2. This particular bulletin focuses on birds in the Middle Atlantic states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia, Virginia, and North Carolina.

Creator(s): McAtee, W. L. (Waldo Lee), 1883-1962
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1917  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
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Creator (Author):
McAtee, W. L. (Waldo Lee), 1883-1962

"Assistant Biologist."

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1917
Coverage:
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United States - Pennsylvania
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United States - New Jersey
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United States - Maryland
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United States - Delaware
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United States - West Virginia
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United States - Virginia
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United States - North Carolina
Description:

"For economic as well as for aesthetic reasons an effort should be made to attract and protect birds and to increase their numbers. Where proper measures of this kind have been taken an increase of several fold in the bird population has resulted, with decreased losses from depredations of injurious insects. This bulletin is one of a series intended to describe the best methods of attracting birds in various parts of the United States, especially by providing a food supply and other accessories about the homestead." -- p. 2. This particular bulletin focuses on birds in the Middle Atlantic states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia, Virginia, and North Carolina.

Note:

Issued September 1917.

Physical Description:

16 p. : ill., 1 map ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): tables | habitats for bird | avian diets
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)
Added Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture); no. 844
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • OCLC: A 1.9:844 |
  • SUDOC: A 1.9:844
  • UNTCAT: b3846509 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc85834
Resource Type: Pamphlet
Format: Text