All Shops

British Wildlife

8 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published eight times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £40 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Ornithology  Birds of Asia-Pacific

The Birds of Pamirs, Hissar, Alai and Tien Shan. Volume 1: Non-Passerines, Part 2

World / Checklist Flora / Fauna New
By: Sergei A Toropov(Author), Elena A Kreuzberg-Mukhina(Translated by), Shamil F Gareev(Translated by)
464 pages, 589 colour photos and colour distribution maps
The Birds of Pamirs, Hissar, Alai and Tien Shan. Volume 1: Non-Passerines, Part 2
Click to have a closer look
  • The Birds of Pamirs, Hissar, Alai and Tien Shan. Volume 1: Non-Passerines, Part 2 ISBN: 9789967915572 Hardback Jun 2020 Expected dispatch within 3-4 days
    £180.00
    #250774
Price: £180.00
About this book Customer reviews Related titles
Images Additional images
The Birds of Pamirs, Hissar, Alai and Tien Shan. Volume 1: Non-Passerines, Part 2The Birds of Pamirs, Hissar, Alai and Tien Shan. Volume 1: Non-Passerines, Part 2The Birds of Pamirs, Hissar, Alai and Tien Shan. Volume 1: Non-Passerines, Part 2The Birds of Pamirs, Hissar, Alai and Tien Shan. Volume 1: Non-Passerines, Part 2

About this book

Language: English, with essays in English and Russian; English, Russian, Kigrhiz, Kazakh, Tajik, Uzbek, and scientific nomenclature; and alphabetical indices with English, Russian, and scientific bird names

This is the first book of a series and combines characters of a scientific work and photobook, and is the second one in a series devoted to the birds of this remarkable mountain area in Central Asia. In total, the second part of volume 1 presents 75 species breeding in the region and 61 non-residents species from the orders Gruiformes, Otidiformes, Charadriiformes, Cuculiformes, Columbiformes, Pterocliformes, Caprimulgiformes, Apodiformes, Strigiformes, Bucerotiformes, Coraciiformes, and Piciformes. Latin, Russian,

English, Kyrgyz, Kazakh, Tajik, and Uzbek names for each species are given, as well type localities for all listed species and subspecies. The first chapter of the book contains the checklist of resident taxa and essays in Russian and English about breeding birds species; each essay includes data on distribution and regional status, typical habitats, life-history, general abundance, measurements of mature birds, and resident subspecies. All essays are illustrated with colour photographs of birds in a natural setting, typical biotopes, and for some species – photographs of its juveniles and nests with eggs. Information about distribution of (sub)species is presented on colour relief-shaded map. The second chapter contains the annotated list and colour photographs (in nature) of non-residents (sub)species (wintering, migrants, and visitors).

The book also contains references, alphabetical indices for Latin, Russian, and English bird names, errata and some corrections to the first part of Volume 1, and selected photos reporting field expeditions of project participants.

Customer Reviews

World / Checklist Flora / Fauna New
By: Sergei A Toropov(Author), Elena A Kreuzberg-Mukhina(Translated by), Shamil F Gareev(Translated by)
464 pages, 589 colour photos and colour distribution maps
Current promotions
British WildlifeoupNest Box Price List 2020Order your free copy of our 2020 equipment catalogue