By Hugh Robertson and Barrie Heather. Illustrated by Derek Onley.
432 pages and 74 colour plates.
A bestseller revised: the new edition of this essential reference for identifying New Zealand birds features its biggest update ever.
The Hand Guide to the Birds of New Zealand is a trusted, invaluable reference for lovers of New Zealand birds.
Comprehensive and easy to use, this new edition features:
374 species, including 35 new additions — the book’s biggest revision since first publication 85 stunning colour paintings of New Zealand birds, including rare and recently extinct species an introduction to key bird-watching sites distribution maps and an in-depth guide to field identification protective plastic cover for use in the field.
The only hand guide to New Zealand birds officially endorsed by the Ornithological Society of New Zealand, this is the ideal field companion for identifying our extraordinary and diverse birdlife.