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.
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 the Birds of Britain and Northern Europe (John Beaufoy Publishing).
"This is an easy-to-use identification guide to 90 bird species which are most commonly seen in or over the gardens of Britain, Ireland and other parts of Northern Europe. Key identification features are described and there is an overview of classification, how to make gardens attractive for birds, nest boxes and conservation. Every species is illustrated in colour."
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