An intermediate guide providing a unique combination of identification artwork with photographs and sketches illustrating bird behaviour.
Each spread is designed to show similar-looking species together for easy identification. But as well as being easy to use, it is completely comprehensive, with detailed identification illustrations showing the male, female and juvenile plumages for every species.
Alongside the artwork for each species, a colour map shows breeding and wintering locations, so you know when and where you're likely to see it. There are also clear voice descriptions of songs and calls.
Species are arranged into their families are accompanied by 'notebook' pages describing and illustrating habitats, breeding and feeding behaviour and flight patterns.
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A comprehensive guide that provides a unique combination of identification artwork with photographs and sketches that illustrate bird behaviour.
each identification plate shows similar looking species together: male, female, and juvenile are all illustrated. These are supplemented by maps showing breeding and wintering locations, and voice descriptions of songs and calls.
The information or 'notebook' pages that follow describe and illustrate habitats, breeding and feeding behaviour and flight patterns.
Contains over 1,500 photographs maps and illustrationsAbout the Author:
Dominic Couzens has written many books on birds and birdwatching, including Identifying Birds by Behvaiour. He is a regular leader of specialized tours both at home and abroad.
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Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0007199228