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Australian Geographic Australia’s Birdwatching Megaspots

This lavishly illustrated guide describes 55 of the best sites for viewing both common and rare species in Australia.

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This lavishly illustrated guide describes 55 of the best sites for viewing both common and rare species in Australia. Alongside a map of the area, detailed descriptions of each site cover the type of terrain, climate and specific spots at which certain species are likely to be encountered. A fact file for each site lists road and rail access; entry fees and permits, facilities, nearby services, accommodation and GPS co-ordinates. Key species for each site are also listed.

Book Features:

  • The most up-to-date guide to bird watching sites in Australia on the market.
  • Detailing 55 of the best sites, including: Kakadu National Park, NT Daintree Rainforest, QLD Christmas Island, WA Atherton Tablelands, QLD Chiltern, VIC Gluepot Reserve, SA
  • The expertly written and very readable text is backed up by lavish photos, including rare images of amazing species.
  • A fact file for each site lists road and rail access; entry fees and permits, facilities, nearby services, accommodation and GPS co-ordinates.

 

ABOUT THE AUTHORS

Peter Rowland is a wildlife conservationist, educator and nature photographer, and worked at the Australian Natural History Museum for a period spanning 30 years. Peter has travelled extensively throughout Australia as a biodiversity consultant, and has written several books and scientific articles on Australia's wildlife. In 1999, Peter was the recipient of a Whitley Award from the Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales. Chris Farrell is a nature and landscape photographer who has spent the last 32 years behind a camera capturing the natural world and enjoying the ride. Chris is an accredited fundraiser for the World Wide Fund for Nature Australia, and is a strong campaigner for the conservation of Australia’s wildlife. Chris's images have been used to study the movements and population trends of endangered animals, including the Southern Right Whale.

ISBN9781912081660
Book Title

Australian Geographic Australia's Birdwatching Megaspots

Publisher

John Beaufoy Publishing

Imprint

John Beaufoy Publishing

Genre

Birdwatching

Activity

Birdwatching

Format

Paperback

Dimensions

180mm x 155mm x 22mm

Date Published

September 2018

Pages

328

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