Robertson, Hugh, (Author) Barrie Heather (Author), Derek Onley (Illustrator)

A bestseller revised – this third 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
– 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

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 the country’s extraordinary and diverse birdlife.


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Penguin Books, NZ, August 2015.   191 pages, paperback, 85 plates with colour illustrations; colour distribution maps


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Weight 460 g