RSPB Handbook of Scottish Birds (Second edition)
The RSPB Handbook of Scottish Birds is the ideal reference for keen birdwatchers and visitors to Scotland alike, and this fully updated second edition is richer and more comprehensive than ever. Over 250 species are covered in detail with each account including information on identification, voice, habits, habitat, food, breeding, ecology, seasonal movements, population and conservation. More than 1,000 superb colour illustrations by some of the world's leading bird artists are integrated into the text for easy reference. This second edition features newly added Gaelic names, updated distribution maps, and also incorporates the latest information on the conservation status of each species. Concise text offers a 'biography' of each species in simple, non-technical language. Practical, easy-to-use format- Updated distribution maps show resident species, summer and winter visitors, and passage migrants.
- ISBN: 9781472927286
- Author(s): Peter Holden, Stuart Housden
- Stock Code: 2927286
- Format: Paperback
- Illustrations: Colour illustrations
- Pages: 256
- Published: 2016
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Up-to-date information on 27 birding routes, from Pitlochry in the south to John o'Groats in Caithness and complete coverage of Skye. Up to date bird information, tips on how to get the most from each site. Detailed maps covering car journeys and individual sites. A complete checklist of Scotlands birds and a month by month guide to birdwatching in the region. 288pp. 2nd edition 2014
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Covers the 270 most common British birds in sufficient detail to provide a complete single source of basic information for our most familiar birds.
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In this lavish companion to the BBC TV series Stephen Moss's thoughtful, authoritative text is accompanied by spectacular photography from Laurie Campbell. Highlands – Scotland's Wild Heart follows a year in the lives of a stellar cast of wild animals as they live, feed, breed and die in this beautiful, yet unforgiving landscape – a land where only the toughest survive.