Identifying Birds. Find knowledgeable birders in your community to help. a local nature center or Audubon group and ask for someone who is familiar with local birds. Send your sketch or p.o of the mystery bird to Project FeederWatch foristance. Be sure to include the following helpful information: a .Before you start identifying vireos, you need to stop confusing them with other similar families of songbirds. Learn to Tell a Cackling Goose From a Canada .Credits: All il.rations David Allen Sibley. All bird guide text and rangemaps adapted from Lives of North American Birds by Kenn Kaufman 1996, used by .Jump to Upland Game Birds - Bird Identification Guide: Upland Game Birds. ' Northern Bobwhite. ' California Quail. ' Ring-necked Pheasant..