including Birds of the Virgin Islands

by Mark W. Oberle, Para continuar en español, haga clic aquí

Now Available! in the Apple iTunes Store
iPhone / iPod / iPad APP for iOS5.2 - iOS10
(For iPad or iPod, find in iPhone section of Apple App store)
Android version coming, late 2017

Puerto Rico's Birds in Photographs: A complete guide and
CD-ROM including the Virgin Islands

3rd edition, 2010, softcover 136 pages + CD-Rom
ISBN: 978-0-9650104-5-0; Retail price: U.S. $29.95

Las Aves de Puerto Rico en Fotografías
2nd Edition, 2006 Translation: José Placer
Softcover 132 pages (without CD-Rom)
ISBN 0-9650104-4-9; Retail price: U.S. $17.95


Now available: Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands' first book to illustrate in color photographs all breeding birds and regular migrants. Over 400 color photos of 191 species of Puerto Rican and Virgin Islands birds are included. The English text is designed for students, teachers, tourists, and anyone who wants to understand the islands' natural heritage by learning about its fascinating birds. The species' life histories are written in a non-technical style for the general reader, and include important lessons for conservation of our natural resources. Comes with a CD-ROM with Spanish and English life history accounts, photos and audio clips of all Puerto Rican and Virgin Islands birds. Most common birds of the Lesser Antilles are also illustrated. Over 400 species, plus detailed bibliography and over 2,900 photos. Translation by José Placer. The CD-ROM is written in HTML, for PC and Apple computers, and allows easy use for student projects in biology, music, and art. Over 100 professional and amateur ornithologists collaborated in this effort.

Distributed in Puerto Rico by:
Representaciones Borinqueñas, Inc.
PO Box 139
Aguas Buenas, PR 00703


English book updates:
1st Edition Updates
2nd Edition Updates
2nd Edition, Revised Updates

Author contact: prandvibirds@gmail.com



Cantos de Aves del Caribe: desde Puerto Rico hasta Granada, con las Bahamas, islas Caimán, e isla de San Andrés / Caribbean Bird Song: Puerto Rico south to Grenada, with the Bahamas, Caymans, & San Andrés. (3 CD set). 2008. Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY. ISBN 0-938027-74-3


Bilingual computer CD-ROM only:
Puerto Rico's Birds in Photographs
ISBN 0-9650104-3-0

Updated 14 July 2017