Wildlife Checklists, Guides and Reference Materials
- Wildlife Checklists
Cornell Lab or Ornithology Online Bird Guide with detailed profiles and bird voices
- Garden Revolution: How Our Landscapes Can Be a Source of Environmental Change by Larry Weaner and Thomas Christopher
- Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants by Douglas Tallamy
- Online books by Audubon Society or Northern Virginia:
- The Nature of Change - Preserving the Natural Heritage of a Dynamic Region (ASNV, 2005 - 80 page pdf)
- Birds of Northern Virginia - Documenting the Nature of Change (ASNV, 2006 - 60 page book) Based on 11 years of data collected by citizen scientists for the annual Northern Virginia Bird Survey, this book illustrates trends in a subset of bird species that breed in this region every year. Graphs for individual species show that some species, such as Brown-headed Cowbirds, appear to be increasing in numbers while others, like American Kestrels, are declining.
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