This book describes many sites where some excellent birds can be found in Hungary, including Saker Falcon, Imperial, Short-toed, White-tailed, Booted and Lesser Spotted Eagles, Long-legged Buzzard, Aquatic Warbler, Baillon's Crake, Collared Pratincole, Short-toed Lark, Pygmy Cormorant, Glossy Ibis, Common Crane, Hazelhen, Ural Owl, Lesser Grey Shrike, White-backed Woodpecker, Whiskered Tern, White-winged Black Tern, Red-necked Grebe, Red-crested Pochard, Red-breasted Flycatcher, Tawny Pipit, River Warbler, Ferruginous Duck, Little Bittern, Night Heron and Squacco Heron along with numerous Great Bustards and Red-footed Falcons.
This book features the following sites: Kisbalaton and the Boglarlelle fishponds, Csakvar and Lake Velence, Ocsa, Tatai-to/Oreg-to, Wooded Hills in Northern Hungary, Aggtelek, The Hortobagy, The Hortobagy-Halasto fishponds, Biharugra, Kardoskut feherto, Peteri-to, Casj-to, Szeged fishponds and Martelyi-Saser.
Compared to other publications covering the same area, this one:
* Has maps which are exactly to scale - if the map suggests it’s 500 metres, that’s how far it will be
* Highlights the best areas only and summarises the key attraction in the first paragraph so you can easily decide whether to read on
* Has a map on the inside cover which serves as an index so you can easily find any site in the book
* Is light and portable