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Birds of Western Australia : The Field Guide - Simon Nevill

Birds of Western Australia

The Field Guide

Paperback with Flaps on Inside & Back Covers

Published: 20th September 2018
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This comprehensive field guide to the birds of Western Australia includes detailed descriptive text, distribution maps and photographic illustrations of 486 species, covering the vast majority of sedentary birds and regular migratory birds.

Most of the photographs have been taken by Author Simon Nevill himself, showing the birds in their natural habitats. The majority of the information imparted in this guide comes from Simons personal experience over the last forty years of bird watching in Australia, giving the guide a more personal tone.

Book Features:

  • Features 489 species, which covers nearly all species possibly seen in WA.
  • Full colour photographs making identification much easier.
  • Has a strong, flexible spine and is relatively light-weight, making it ideal for constant use in the field.
  • Includes comprehensive maps of areas where the various birds can be observed.
  • Includes detailed descriptions of each species and their habitat.
  • Suitable for beginners through to more experienced bird watchers.

About the Author

Although born in the UK, Simon Nevill has spent most of his life in Australia and the last 40 years watching birds. He ran bird tours for over 20 years, taking clients overseas and to every state in Australia including all the main desert regions of this vast country. In the process, he has seen the vast majority of its land birds.

Introduction.........................................................................5



CHAPTER I
The Regional Area of Western Australia ............................6
Maps of Western Australia..................................................8
Habitat types that occur in Western Australia
and some of the birds that can be found in them................18
Birdwatching for beginners.................................................34
Bush safety and awareness................................................39
Where to watch birds..........................................................40
Bird plumage topography....................................................50



CHAPTER II
Birds of Western Australia......................................             53
Glossary............................................................................. 420
Index - Latin ..................................................................... 422
Index - Common............................................................... 425
Selected References..........................................................428
Acknowledgements .......................................................... 430
Dedication.......................................................................... 431

ISBN: 9781921874260
ISBN-10: 1921874260
Format: Paperback with Flaps on Inside & Back Covers
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 432
Published: 20th September 2018
Country of Publication: AU