Whether local or visiting, expert or novice, Where to watch birds in Dorset, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight is the essential guide for any active birdwatcher in these counties. All significant birdwatching areas in the region are analysed under the headings 'Habitat', 'Timing', 'Access' and 'Calendar', providing all the information necessary to make the most of each and every trip, whatever the time of year. This substantially revised and expanded edition has new chapters, details of 'clusters' of sites easily accessible from particular holiday or population centres, additional information on access for the car-bound or disabled, as well as numerous examples of recent occurrences and significant status changes.
George Green is a biologist working for the Environmental Agency. He has lived in Hampshire and Dorset all his life, and is currently editing a comprehensive book on the birds of Dorset. Martin Cade has lived and birded in Dorset for most of his life, and is now the warden of Portland Bird Observatory.