Peterson Bird Field Guide

Peterson Bird Field Guide

By gWhiz, LLC

  • Category: Reference
  • Release Date: 2010-12-18
  • Current Version: 2.9.4
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 468.67 MB
  • Developer: gWhiz, LLC
  • Compatibility: iOS 9.0+
Score: 3.5
From 532 Ratings


This comprehensive mobile resource includes information from 8 Peterson Field Guide books, including the best-selling guide to birds in print - Peterson Field Guide to Birds of North America. Take birdwatching to a whole new level! Quickly identify birds you see in your garden, on your way to work, or out on a hike, with Roger Tory Peterson's innovative identification system. Time-tested illustrations and our unique display of similar looking birds make for fast comparison. Install the free version today! We have provided a limited free version of the content that you can try before deciding to upgrade. This version includes a limited look at the vast resources available. Get your best value by upgrading to the Premium Version with a one time, in-app purchase. The Premium Version includes lifetime access to: • 800+ species of birds to explore • Create checklists, annotate sightings • Listen to each bird’s vocalizations • Unlimited access to all illustrations, range maps, & nest photos ABOUT PETERSON BIRDS -------------------- As the official Peterson app, Peterson Birds puts comprehensive descriptions, full-color illustrations, bird songs, range maps, and nest photos for over 800 species of North American birds right at your fingertips. FEATURES -------------------- Presented in a fun-to-use, innovative format, Peterson Birds of North America is a must-have tool for birding enthusiasts everywhere! ▶ Peterson Birds lets you compare similar species by sight, song, and range from one screen. ▶ Swipe through pages of wonderfully organized illustrations so you can identify birds faster. ▶ Locate birds in your area with ease using the smart search feature populated with user-specific county-level and monthly data. Not quite sure what you’re looking for? Browse birds by species category or alphabetically. ▶ Make our field guide YOUR go-to bird identifier - create your own Species Notebook with user photos, make custom lists of birds, record your sightings, share individual sightings and lists with friends via email or social media, and check birds off your life list. ▶ What's going on in your neighborhood this week? The app syncs up with the web-based Cornell University database, tracking every bird recorded in your county with frequency data for every week of the year. See for more information. SOURCE -------------------- Peterson Birds of North America includes information from these print field guides: • Peterson Field Guide to Birds of North America • Peterson Reference Guide to Molt in North American Birds • Peterson Field Guides Hawks North America • Peterson Field Guides Hummingbirds of North America • Peterson Field Guides Warblers of North America • Peterson Field Guides Eastern Bird’s Nests • Peterson Field Guides Western Bird’s Nests • Peterson Field Guides Feeder Birds Eastern North America ENGAGE -------------------- Find us on Twitter — @petersonguides, and Facebook —


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Limited version

I have the free limited version which only has about 160 birds, not over 800. I would like to upgrade and am willing to pay but the link doesn’t work and I can’t find access to the full version. The limited version does not have swifts and swallows.
By Pilgrim95632

Great App!!!

I can't believe this app is free! My kids and I have had a great time listening to the calls of the different birds and identifying birds we see at our backyard feeder. Fun!
By StacyeMN

Pretty much worthless

I learned my birds using Peterson’s. Why can’t they put the same content in an app? I’d happily pay for it, just like I did my old bird book. In the app, Certain bird groupings require “in app purchases” but then won’t allow you to purchase it. Pointless and worthless. ETA I contacted support. They just say “try again” when you have better WiFi. I stayed at a friends who has WiFi speeds > 50 mbps on upload and download. It still doesn’t work. Support has ignored my follow up email.
By SueZQ5858

Pretty good app

Well purchased this app. It is a little difficult to use but once you figure it out I like it. I use it only for my own reference and do have not created an account. Cannot see a reason to do this. I just want to identify a bird. I would recommend this app.
By raemitch2016

Great bird ID app, great service

Many thanks to Higher Learning Technologies for their great customer service in restoring my ability to use this app. They were professional, friendly, and very quick to respond to a problem of which they were not at fault. The app itself is very good and I’m happy to have it in my bird ID toolbox again.
By C05F64F579

Awesome app

This app is really awesome. Especially when my son wants to hear what a certain bird sounds like. There was a slight hiccup when I was asked to repurchase the app after I had paid full price for it years earlier, but customer service was amazing and helped me out with no problem.
By qedggdtjbfg

Bird Search?

Most of the features in the a app are great. The bird search feature is horrible. I live in Michigan and if I do a search by state, county, and month I get results such as Brown-capped Rosy Finch which only lives in Colorado. Another case, the Golden-crowned Sparrow only lives on the California coast. Of the 196 birds pulled shown by these filter combinations 21 of them are summer and the rest come nowhere near Michigan at anytime of year. If it was a free app I wouldn’t mind so much but it’s a relatively expensive with a well known name brand attached to it. If I were Peterson Field Guides I would be looking for a different developer.
By Neidzwiedz

I have to buy this again?

I purchased this app many years ago and loved it. Kept track of my life list and was very helpful. Now I had to get a new iPhone and find out I have to pay for it again.
By WhoodyWho

Paid for the app once

Like so many have expected, I paid for the app once and I have no access the the application. 😒
By PK070205

Cletus Render

I acquired this app several years ago had a list going of species and suddenly after a period non-use my “trial period” has expired is shown apparently 8 years is a “trial”
By JuStCuZ42024


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