Birdwatching for Beginners in New Zealand

Birdwatching for Beginners in New Zealand

The Story of New Zealand's Unique Birds


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By Alan Froggatt
Format Paperback / softback
Page Extent 176
Book Size 210 x 150 x 14 mm
Imprint New Holland Publishers
Release Date 1/09/2021
Subject Classification The natural world, country life & pets / Wildlife: general interest / Wildlife: birds & birdwatching
  • Set out in an A-Z format by extinct birds and the living unique birds
  • It explores the tragic reality of the number of birds that have become extinct over many hundreds of years since New Zealand has been inhabited.
  • When and how early species arrived and how each species has evolved is covered in this book.
  • New Zealand is one of the world’s most incredible biodiversity hotspots.
  • Each species of birdlife is fully analysed in great detail (from arrival to present day).
  • Stunning photographs.
  • Bird books continue to have strong sales. Author Allan Froggatt is well known in the Forest and Bird world in New Zealand.

Alan Froggatt

Alan Froggatt is chairman of the Kapiti Mana branch of Forest & Bird, a member of the Ornithological Society of NZ and is involved in a range of conservation initiatives on the Kapiti Coast.He addresses schools and public gatherings on conservation and birding issues and writes on birding for a conservation newsletter.