Author(s): Julian Fitter
This beautiful photographic guide is the ideal companion for travelling birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts alike. Featuring over 300 species of bird most likely to be seen in New Zealand, it is the only guide that anyone travelling to this fascinating region of the world will need. * Illustrated with over 600 full-colour photographs and featuring detailed species descriptions and distribution maps. Includes key information on national parks helps readers to find the best spots to discover each bird; includes useful information on conservation efforts and offers guidelines on sensible behaviour to encounter nature at its very best; handy format - the ideal spotter's guide for all those travelling to the region.
Julian is a respected author and naturalist who has written a number of books on New Zealand's flora and fauna. His book Albatross: Their world, their ways (David Bateman) was a finalist in the 2009 Montana New Zealand Book Awards