A photographic identification guide to 280 bird species in Australia, including the most commonly seen and rare endemic species. High quality photographs from one of Australia’s top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers climate, vegetation, biogeography and the key sites for viewing the listed species. Also included is an all-important checklist of all of the birds of Australia encompassing, for each species, its common and scientific name, IUCN status.
Dean Ingwersen has worked in various conservation roles at BirdLife Australia, and currently manages their Woodland Birds for Biodiversity project. He believes that quality photography of the natural environment is one of the strongest ways to engage the community in conservation and sustainability. Dean has had his photos published nationally and internationally, he’s been awarded by the ANZANG photography competition and contributes regularly to Australian Birdlife.
• 180 x 128 mm (7 x 5”) • 176 pages • 35,000 words • 200–300 photographs
• ISBN 978-1-912081-61-5 • Paperback • Publication November 2017