- The TOS Handbook of Texas Birds is an update of the
Society Checklist of Texas Birds and now includes range maps.
Based on the
work of the Texas Bird Records Committee over almost three decades,
Handbook provides annotations on the abundance, status, and distribution
all species encountered in Texas as of August 2003 (623 species).
reference is available through local or online bookstores as
directly from Texas A&M University Press at:
- Records accepted by the Texas Bird Records Committee (19872003):
available through TOS - click
here to link to the TOS web page.
- Checklist of the Birds of Texas, 3rd ed., 1995, Texas
Ornithological Society. Printed by Capital Printing Inc. Austin,
- This annotated checklist is available through ABA Sales for
under $10. Prepared by the TBRC, the work describes the abundance
and distribution of over 590 species of birds recorded in the
state. ABA Sales is open weekdays, 7:00 am to 6:00 pm (MDT).
Phone: (800) 634-7736, Fax: (800) 590-2473.