This easy-to-use identification guide to 90 garden bird species most commonly seen in or over the gardens of Britain and Ireland is perfect for amateur naturalists. High quality photographs from Britain’s top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include common and scientific name, length, distribution and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers classification, making gardens attractive for birds, nest boxes and conservation, as well as a glossary.
A large format poster shows 28 of the most common species.
Peter Goodfellow is a retired school teacher and lifelong birdwatcher. He is
a past Chairman of Devon Birdwatching and Preservation Society, and is regularly involved with BTO surveys. His previous publications include the AA Illustrated Birds of Britain & Europe and Naturalist’s Guide to Birds of Britain and Northern Europe (John Beaufoy Publishing).
Paul Sterry is one of the UK’s leading wildlife and natural history photographers, with more than 40 highly successful books to his name. Originally trained as a biologist, he uses his knowledge of natural history and ecology to take images that depict wildlife in a natural context and celebrate its beauty.
• 180 x 128 mm (7 x 5”)
• 160 pages
• 35,000 words approx.
• 300 photographs
• ISBN 978-1-909612-35-8
• £8.99 paperback in plastic wallet + fold-out poster